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I fell down steps backwards. Have huge bruise on one side of butt . Thats ok but the base of my spine is very painfull. Should i be concerned.?

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Dr. Michael Dansie
Family Medicine

In brief: Probably not

Mild falls can create a bruise, but you will rarely have a fracture.
If you are taking certain blood thinning medications or if your pain/bruising worsens, you should see your family practice physician.

In brief: Probably not

Mild falls can create a bruise, but you will rarely have a fracture.
If you are taking certain blood thinning medications or if your pain/bruising worsens, you should see your family practice physician.
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