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Diagnosis of an injury, haematoma - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hello
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   Dr xxx
User :   i have a problem,
Doctor :   How may i help you?
Doctor :   Proceed
User :   i jumped into a lake with sharp rocks in it
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and it wasnt deep, so i kinda hurt my foot
Doctor :   where did you injure your self
Doctor :   ok
User :   but it wasnt bad, under the foot
Doctor :   Is there any bruises
Doctor :   or any difficulty in movements
User :   and that was like 6 months ago.. cant see anything but it iches
User :   no nothing like that, just iches where i hit it
User :   and somethimes skin falls of
Doctor :   did you develop any wound followed by an infection at the time of injury
User :   no no infection
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Then the injury could not be hte cause
Doctor :   Could be due to a fungal infection due to excessive sweat
User :   but in the exact same spot?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   small as a penny
Doctor :   Probably you had developed an haemtoma?
Doctor :   Is there any change in colour
User :   i dindnt see anything on the foot, cuold i just had crushed something?
User :   no nothing at all
Doctor :   Then you may need an examination to confirm the same
User :   hmm okok
Doctor :   As symptoms mentioned are vague
User :   ok thank you =)
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   Bye for now
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