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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Bruise: sounds like a severe bruise and nothing to worry about and should gradually disappear

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Prolonged bruise and: An XR may be neccesary to rule out fracture
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
19 years experience Urgent Care
Keep it up: Sounds like a hematoma and a heeling cut. Rest, ice, compress, elevate.If it hurts that bad you may want to post pictures or see a doctor to determin ... Read More
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Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Contusion : I suspect you had a bone contusion which can cause similar symptoms. Should improve over 2-4 weeks. Consider being seen if does not improve.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nir Hus
Dr. Nir Hus answered
16 years experience General Surgery
Lump after injury. : The short answer is that most likely it is some scar tissue. But I would see your primary Dr and bring it to his/her attention. There are some rare in ... Read More
A 15-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Grobman
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Hematoma: Assuming you can walk on it and there is no crunching or grinding, it is a hematoma. Apply ice and try to elevate. It will eventually go down. Typical ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michalski
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Trauma: Sounds like organized hematoma, possibly calcified.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Pizzolatto
41 years experience General Practice
Possible fracture: Could be just a bad bruise, but the fact that you can't put weight on it may mean there is a fracture in your shin bone. Best to have it checked by a ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Nall
15 years experience Sports Medicine
Hematoma: It sounds like you may have a hematoma, or a collection of blood under the skin in the soft tissues. While these usually go away on their own, you mi ... Read More
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