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A 42-year-old male asked:

Good morning, hope you are well. should i feel discomfort in my arm after getting a flu shot? i have what feels like a slight lump in my deltoid and it is uncomfortable. i'm not in pain and there is only barely noticeable discolouration. regards

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Dr. Mohamed Rafiq Abbas
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Lump in arm: Good day,you have what we call a post injection haematoma of your deltoid muscle.This is painful but will resolve within 3 weeks.To facilitate quicker healing you can rub it with thrombophobgel 3 times a day

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Last updated Sep 24, 2020

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