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I fell directly on my elbow and now it is bruised

i fell directly on my elbow and now its bruised and every time i put pressure on it its numb and hurts intensely not sure what it is because i can move it but it seems like i cant touch it because it hurts to bad
Asked On : Wed, 27 Jul 2011
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welcome to healthcare magic forum
it is due to inflammation over elbow .
you need to do x ray of elbow .
better to consult orthopedic
dont move or give pressure over it ,
there may be minor fracture or just blunt injury
for pain you can take analgesic tab .

i hope i have answered your question
dr gaurav patel ,ahmedabad
Answered: Wed, 27 Jul 2011
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