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Suggest treatment for swelling at vaccination site - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Oct-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Child Health
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User:Hello
Doctor:Good evening
Doctor:Are you there?
User:Last Wednesday my son had vaccination on his hip, now that place had swelled dr..
Doctor:ok
User:when pressing it, baby is feeling some pain..
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:Is there any redness?
User:no dr..
Doctor:He is 18 months old right?
User:just we are feeling some swelling there..
User:yes..
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:I suggest you warm compression which helps to reduce swelling
User:any other this dr?
User:icing?
Doctor:You can use ice pack
User:ok, any ointment dr?
Doctor:No need to apply ointment
Doctor:you just give warm or cold compression
User:ok, is there any problem with that dr.., because we am feeling some bump like
Doctor:No issues, it resolve within 2-3 days
User:ok dr, thank you very much.
Doctor:Do you have any more queries?
User:no dr, thank you once again.
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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