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what do i do if I have bruising, soft tissue swelling and groin pain

A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Foot: Relative rest, cool compress, elevate when possible and regular NSAID for starters.

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
Low Odds of Benefit: Most trauma ; symptoms are soft tissue, not bone. Neither x-ray or MRI have any direct benefit, though are widely promoted based on theory that a few ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Contusion: You had a severe contusion but no fracture. Rest, cold applications for 48 hours followed by warm applications, and if you can take them, nsaids is t ... Read More
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Dr. James Burns
37 years experience Emergency Medicine
No. Unless: You just want a more detailed and expensive description of soft tissue swelling and bone edema. Direct blows to the patella take 4-8 weeks to resolve ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Craig Lum
Dr. Craig Lum answered
25 years experience General Surgery
Post ep study pain: I'm assuming the pain is on the side where the vein in your leg was punctured for your study. Check if a special vein closure device was used or if t ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
25 years experience Pediatrics
Many issues: Can cause swelling in the soft tissues such as injury that cuases inflammation, infection, scaring due to past injuries, foreign bodies like splinters ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Not soft tissue: There is joint swelling because of inflammation in the synovial membrane which lines the joint.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
33 years experience Interventional Radiology
Depends : On area involved, but swelling often can be seen on ct scans.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Leg Pain Edema: Hi, Pain shooting down the leg maybe from the lower back nerve the Sciatic nerve. Soft tissue swelling could be a clot, sprain, edema. Need more histo ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Zygoma swelling: An oral surgeon would be qualified to evaluate and advise you. He/she would review the case with the radiologist to see if any other imaging modalitie ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
53 years experience General Practice
Odd: Chronic swelling lower right back/leg of twenties female most odd. I assume "swelling" means discomfort. A loose and subluxing sacroiliac ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
Treated or cured.: The first step is determining the nature and cause of the swelling. A history and evaluation is the starting point. Seek the consultation from an or ... Read More
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