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Pain on pressing around the eye. Chances of facial fracture?

Meg I ve asked Mom but I wanna make sure I was pressing the area around my eye and it suddenly self really painful so I looked up facial fracture just in case and it said it can be caused by a punch andI have most of the stuff that s on there, Mom said I was wrong so I said OK but I ve started shivering really bad looked that up and it s on there too, did my face look bad enough for ? Sorry for waking you up x
Asked On : Fri, 29 Jun 2012
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Thank You for consulting HealthcareMagic!

Usually significant facial trauma, swelling locally, pain and tenderness are present if there is a fracture. If these are present, a fracture can be suspected. I personally do not think that you may have fracture based on the information you have given.

However, a Physical examination is mandatory to assess this since there are variety of other causes that needs to be ruled out. And if suspected, an x ray is needed to confirm.

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Answered: Fri, 18 Apr 2014
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