A 43-year-old female asked:
i had a minor fall on saturday but since then have felt like ive been run over by a car. my back, hip & ribs hurt. i can barely move some times and had to take.m a day off work. i have bursitis in my hip. what could be wrong?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Donald Colantino answered
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Delayed reaction: It is not unusual for symptoms to appear the next day after a fall or motor vehicle accident. This delayed reaction is from muscle strain and inflammation that develops hours after the injuries. It is manifested by stiffness and soreness which takes days to resolve. After 24-48 hours warm moist applications, rubbing of liniments help. If you can take them, anti-inflammatory medications like ibupro
Answered on Aug 25, 2019
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