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Hematoma In Pelvic Area
I crashed my bike the other week, landed on my handle bars, hitting my pelvis. Now there's a lrg hematoma below my waist line. Wat should I do? Not ins
See a doctor: A hematoma is collection of blood in your tissue and can commonly occur after a traumatic event. Usually a hematoma resovles on its own. However if you are having continued abdominal pain and blood in your stool it is better to see a doctor right now as this can be indicative of internal bleeding. ...Read more
How long does it take for a moderately lg pelvic hematoma to go away by itself. Result of pelvic fractures.
Weeks: Hematomas can take weeks and even months to completely resolve, especially if they are sizable. I suspect the pain that you have (from the fractures and the hematoma) will likely resolve within about 6 - 8 weeks, probably long before the hematoma actually resolves. ...Read more
I am approaching my 13 week in pregnancy and having shooting and stabbing pelvic pain. No blood but have hematoma should I be concerned?
If your uterus and internal organs are normal, the most likely source of sudden pains includes the pelvic muscles and fascia....Called myofascial pain. You might see a myofascial pain specialist for evaluation, treatment, and relief.
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Is a moderately large pelvic hematoma displacing the bladder as a result of pelvic fractures considered internal bleeding. Allot or little blood?
Can I have sex or orgasm with organised subchronic hematoma under placenta, I don't bleed 5 weeks, I was on pelvic rest, now I am 11w pregnant. Help!?
No: Do not recommend any intravaginal penetration with that diagnosis. ...Read more
See a doctor...: I am assuming that you are talking about vaginal bleeding. This could be no big deal but I would recommend that you see a doctor and get checked. ...Read more
My fiancé (male) Discovered a large bruise on his pelvic area 2 days ago, above the groin area and towards the left. No pain but got bigger. No trauma
Plan: To give you professional advice need to see and examine this area of bruise. Sometimes we need to do the blood work. That's why my advice to make appointment with doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
My 7 year old has a perfectly round pinkish bruise to the right of naval size of quarter and another in the pelvic area, tender, should I be concerned?
Go to the Doctor: Please sign off of the internet and page your child's physician. They need to be examined soon. ...Read more
I was in a bike crash, bruised my pelvic area. Bruise is gone, but now there is a small lump there. It doesn't hurt and it isn't red. Should I worry?
No: Probably tissue swelling or a small reactive lymph node. If it gets red or hurts, then see your doctor about it. Best wishes. ...Read more
I feel pain in my pelvic area specifically when I cough, sneeze, or laugh. It feels just like a bruise. Could this be a sign of an std?
Not really: This is a nonspecific symptom of STD. Very mils symptoms overall. ...Read more
My boyfriend has a small round bruise on each sides of his pelvic bone, its been there for a little over six months should we be concerned??
Months: If your boyfriend has had some type of bruise for 6 months. He should be seen. ...Read more
I have found a small sized patch of blue skin on my pelvis. It does not hurt but is quite obvious. It looks like a bruise.
How long?: If it is not hurting, changing in appearance, or expanding, ask your doctor to check it during your next visit. But if you are concerned, there is no harm is seeing a doctor now- better be sure than sorry. ...Read more
Having pain in right side pelvis & lower back. Woke up this AM w/ an oval shaped, purple bruise on right side pelvis. What could this be?
ER: Hopefully, this is just a bruise, may be related to trauma or sexual activityu; however, you must be checked and evaluated in the ER or local UC clinic. ...Read more
I have a pain wich hurts in my left side above my pelvic bone and a bruise from left to right accross my belly under my button. I'm worried.
Been feeling pain around the adductor (closer to pelvis)when apply force/weight on to right leg as if it was a bruise. Any tips? /how do I make it heal?
Pain: Try applying heat locally and try Aleeve 200mg, two on a a day with food. For 5 days ...Read more
My appendix got removed Saturday and in the last the last 2 days have gotten a huge bruise from my belly button down to my pelvis and it hurts?
Exam needed: This extensive ecchymosis and associated postoperative pain is of concern and I feel that the operating surgeon will want to evaluate you for possible infection and/or excessive bleeding. ...Read more
Been having intercourse since then, ive been experiencing pain as if there was a bruise under my pelvis (bone next to vagina opening).what can this be?
Obgyn visit: Intercourse should not be painful. If it is then an examination by an obgyn is warranted. A careful history an thorough exam can be done to help determine the cause and treatment ...Read more
I think I have a Inguinal hernia from lifting weights, but I have no bulge, only a bruise like mark on my pelvis, is this normal? What could it be?
What causes pain in the bones of the pelvis? It feels very much like a flu pain but in bone. Also lethargy, and I bruise easy. Sweating at night too
Symptoms: Your symptoms are concerning. There is a variety of medical conditions that can cause such symptoms, from infections to serious blood disorders. Would suggest seeing your PCP and have a thorough evaluation. ...Read more
I have an itchy welt like rash on neck, eyes, elbows, pelvis and legs. Now developing bruise like soreness at the base of both palms.?
This is unusual: Leah, you really need to see a clinician both to get relief from the symptoms and find the cause. You can take over the counter antihistamines like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for the itching, but the soreness is strange and could mean it is something more than just an allergy. Good luck! ...Read more
Is it ok to exercise with a hematoma after getting blood drawn? Area is still somewhat painful to touch. Wish to exercise with weights
I had a hematoma on my shin over a year ago. I still have a indentation n the area, is this normal?
I have a big hematoma, which has a sensitive and -hard- or swollen area of normal skin color in the center. Is it to worry about?
Depends: Too little information here...Where is the hematoma, and what caused it? I would suggest that you go to see your family doc...For a good physical exam and history evaluation. ...Read more
After my angiogram I developed a hematoma in my groin. Should I massage the hard area or use a warm compress? Can I do damage if I massage it?
Hematoma's are common and are best left alone as the blood will liquify and will be absorbed in 1-2 weeks time. You do not seed to do anything unless there is infection which will cause further swelling and pain. If it does not hurt, it is healing by itself.
What date was the angiogram performed? ...Read more
Gave myself what I think was a hematoma this morning. Hard lump and swollen. Area became red though and very warm to touch. Could this be infected?
Possibly: What did you do to give yourself a hematoma? Did you break the skin? Hematomas can be hard, swollen, warm and red. However, heat, redness and swelling are also symptoms of cellulitis. If it persists, or you have a fever, or the redness increases, you should see a doctor right away. ...Read more
My daughter's usg brain report says "A scalp hematoma measuring 11.3 x 3.5 mms is seen over the left parietal area."I am afraid. What should I do.
Puzzling question: A scalp hematoma means there is a collection of blood under the skin of the scalp. This usually reflects a broken blood vessel from trauma. It usually hurts, can persist for days or weeks, but has little if any importance. It is not by itself any sort of brain injury. It is not inside the skull. ...Read more
I had a gum graft for 4 teeth on my lower left side about 3 weeks ago. Now I have discomfort, a lot ofswelling in this area. Is this normal? Hematoma?
While swelling and pain 7-10 days after a surgical procedure are to be expected, to be present 3 weeks later suggests an infection. While hematomas generally appear shortly after a surgical procedure, not usually much later, they can become infected as well.
See your surgeon as soon as possible for evaluation and possible treatment. Delay could compromise the success of your graft. ...Read more
Hematoma-like discoloration suddenly appeared between eyebrows after intercourse, no sucking of the area, but clamping my teeth hard. What caused? Worried
May be pressure:
If you pressed your forehead against a hard surface, including your partner's forehead, it may have resulted in a bruise. If it resolves in a few days, there is no cause to be concerned.
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I fell down the stairs 3 days ago and got a huge bruise/hematoma on the outer thigh, 5 inches from the hip. It islooking worse/bigger but it is not as painful or as swollen. The area is firm and it feels like I have some pins andneedles in my leg. Could it
Trauma: To a hematoma can cause rebleeding in the area and increase a hematoma. However, any changes in a hematoma one week after its appearance should be examined by a physician. Blood work should be done to be sure your blood is clotting appropriately. Also, a developing infection or septic hematoma can cause delayed worsening of a previously stable hematoma. See your doctor. ...Read more