A 23-year-old female asked:
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banged my leg against my iron bed frame, had a bruise that lasted forever, now it's gone and i have a lump that itches. is this normal?

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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Yes: You had bruised the tissue....bled into the tissue...the blood pigments locally can cause it.
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