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Is Stinging A Sign Of Healing When Calf Has A Hematoma
Cold followed by hea: In the acute phase, right after the bruise, you should put cold compress on the area, intermittently for about four hours to lessen the bleeding and swelling. After the first day you should put hot/warm compresses to increase blood flow and resolve the injury. Do not take Aspirin or related medications in the acute phase. ...Read more
Occasionally a blood vessel in my lower leg ruptures & it stings, a lump forms that is very painful to the touch & appearance of a bruise.?
I got stung by a yellow jacket 6 days ago on my lower ankle and my leg is swelled up to my knee and is very ichy and red. There is also a bruise about 4 inches around the sting on all sides. I been icing all day and night but the swelling hasn't gotten be
Angioedema: You have allergic reaction to yellow jacket bite. It caused Angioedema and itching. It has been six days and swelling is still there. Stinger may be still there if it was honeybee. You can take over the counter Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for itching&consult your doctorYou will need rx and advice for future stings if it ever happens as it can give you bad reaction. You will need epipen to prevent acute reaction/Breath ...Read more
You really can't: Bruises take time to heal. You cannot rush the healing. ...Read more
Bruise on leg from a fall on a scooter, what is the treatment how long does the pain last there is no swelling, just discoloration?
Pain: It depends whether you bruised your muscle oly or had a bone bruise as well. Initiallt iwould use ice packs to reduce the swelling. After 48 hours I would start using hot packs especially if you have only muscle involvement. A bone bruise may take up to 2 months to heal. Discolorationmay take up to a month to clear depending on how ectensive the bruise is. ...Read more
My pup grabbed my pant leg and made a big bruise, healing after three weeks, no problems, got up this morning to pain/tenderness, in my leg?
About 10 days ago I hit my lower leg (outside part of shin above the ankle) on a steel pipe. Got huge bruise with a big lump. Bruise healing, not lump?
You may want: To get an X-ray to see if you fractured anything….. ...Read more
Recently a leg injury gave me a giant bruise. A previous bruise caused the skin to open and I had to have wound care. Do not take blood thinners/no diabetes. Is there anyway I can promote healing?
Cover the wound: Research has shown that healing is promoted by maintaining an occluded, moist environment. If the wound has drainage you should place a product which absorbs it such as an Alginate, if it is too dry place a gell like Silvasorb. Keep it occluded with gauze or other products for 2-3 days and keep the area clean. ...Read more
Large bruise on back of leg shelf fell on will taking baby asprin help prevent blood clots, during healing process?
Anal fissure: Stinging and itching are more likely to by sign/symptom of fungal irritation. Okay to use anti-fungal powder. Okay to get evaluated by your doc. You may need an exam under anesthesia to get accurate diagnosis and plan of care. Correct constipation with bowel regimen. Be well. ...Read more
Massive bruise over greater trochanter. Intermittent, intense, sharp, stinging pain starting 6 days later. Is this a sign of some complication?
Complication from?: Was there an injury or a procedure done? Can't have a complication if nothing was done. ...Read more
Physician: First consult your family physician who can evaluate your condition and refer to appropriate specialist. ...Read more
I've torn my calf, 2nd degree, 4 weeks ago. I now have a hematoma of 10cmx3cmx4cm. It does not seem to be absorbed. Should I get it drained? How?
Probably: The best thing would be to consult an orthopedist. ...Read more
Hematoma aspiration: Aspirating a hematoma is primary risky because of introducing an infection, although the risk is very low. If the hematoma is painful and makes it difficult to walk, it's probably worth the risk, otherwise the body can probably absorb it over time.... ...Read more
Hi, I've had a grapefruit sized hematoma in between my calf and my shin for about 2 months. It's become more painful. Is it infected?
Be checked: I would sure have it looked at. A simple hematoma should be well resorted before two months. It does suggest there may be something more going on. ...Read more
What can I do to dissolve a hematoma on right calf after a avm embolization? It's located next to the procedure sight I'm doing stretching, exercising
Injection site?: Was a catheter inserted into your artery? Is the hematoma from leakage at the site of injection? Then you must be careful that the injection site has healed properly. Do not do excessive stretching until you know for sure. Initial ice then subsequent warm soaks usually helps the usual hematoma. Have your doctor check out the site carefully. ...Read more
After getting hit in the calf with a softball 4 days ago, it still hurts. Could there be a hematoma?
Yes: Yes, a hematoma is likely. It is just a collection of blood in the muscle/under the skin that occurs due to a broken blood vessel. A more serious possibility is a blood clot. If the leg is warm and/or red, you could have a blood clot that could be serious. You can have a blood test (called a d-dimer) to rule out the possiblity or an ultrasound can be done. Anti-inflammatories may help the pain. ...Read more
I have a hematoma, injury 4 days ago, with a blueish foot and calf. Leg is somewhat yellowish. How should I treat it?
Pain off and on in thigh, calf. No warmness. Had a superficial hematoma on shin. But is gone now. Could pain b from that? How long wud leghurt it clot?
Get checked: If you have leg pain and swelling, especially if taking birth control pills and smoking, then very important to get clinical checkup as soon as possible. Hope that helps. ...Read more
I have a hematoma on my shin. It makes my entire calf and foot swell by the end of each day. It throbs constantly. It's been there for 6 weeks.?
My husband had an injury in calf Doctor said he has a hematoma there is still a ball in the calf. They also made sure he did not have blood clot.?
2 weeks ago I fractured my fibula (dw type b2) calf was tender & had hematoma & swelling. Today chest pains started. I am a smoker. Should I be worried?
Yes - attn needed: There is the possibility of a post traumatic thrombo phlebitis in your leg, with resulting recent pulmonary embolus to the lungs.....A prompt visit is needed to a physician and possible hospitalization; lung scan needed to differentiate acute pulmonary embolus from any chronic lung changes from cigarette smoking. See a physician promptly. ...Read more
After a broken foot and calf injury my calf was full of hematomas amd pain. It's permanently bruised and still hurts but I cannot feel electric stim.?
Pain spreading from below my knee at the back to the front and the rest of the back of my calf feels like a stinging sensation?
Sharp stinging pain in my Achilles tendon not my calf. This after many months of power walking. Pain is great but only lasts for a few seconds.
I wore a compression sleeve real tight one day at work on my leg due to a calf tear. Couldve I damaged a nerve? Cause im feeling occasional stinging.
Hi I just moved and was cutting up boxes with a box cutter when I accidentally cut myself on my calf it's breeding a lot and stings should I go to er?
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