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Have green swelling top part foot, purple bruise, after fall

Hi, two days ago I was in dance and made and jump and I accidentally fell on the top part of my foot instead of the ball of my feet, in that moment it hurt a lot but then almost nothing, now the top part of my feet is swollen with some purple bruises and the swollen part has kind of a green tone which is a bruise but very lightly, it doesn't hurts but I don't know if it is just going to go away. thank you
Asked On : Sun, 21 Apr 2013
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The green swelling and a purple bruise after an injury are due to a hematoma formation and an infection in the area is also likely. You need to have oral antibiotics to control the infection.
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Dr. Praveen Tayal ,
Answered: Sun, 23 Jun 2013
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