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Child with swollen eye due to injury. Need to get checked?

Yesterday my 2 1/2 year old had a bike vs pedestrian accident with his older cousin and was hit in the eye. It was just a big lump and bruise with slight eye lid swelling but today when he woke up it is his whole eye lid as well as the bruiseing. Like the lump moved to all over his eye is this normal or should I take him in and get checked out.
Asked On : Wed, 1 May 2013
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thanks for your quiry at HCM
yes of course you should get her checked by an ophthalmologist, eye specialist , the swelling is a part of injury and there some subcutaneous blood collection , may be having pressure affects on eye ball , so do consult the doctor

i will be available for your help
wishing you a speedy recovery
take care
Answered: Thu, 2 May 2013
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