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Small child, suffered fall, bruise across nose bridge. Medical attention required?

My 2 year old son just fell and bruised his nose . It only bled a little bit but I m worried. He has no fever and it doesn t look or feel broken. However, he has a bruise in a line across the bridge of his nose. I just want to know if I should be worried and take him to see a doctor or if I should just let it heal. Thank you for your time.
Asked On : Wed, 17 Oct 2012
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Ayurveda Specialist 's  Response
Thanks for your query!
May be its mild injury.
If there is no fever, or secondary infection etc , you can wait,

I would advise:
Whether he has be vaccinated for 16-18 month (booster DPT) Tetanus toroid.
Keep wound clean.
You can apply antibacterial cream on wound.
On safe side you can do X- Ray Skull

I wish for your child speedy recovery
Regards; Dr Sagar Mhatre
Answered: Sun, 25 Nov 2012
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