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Straddle injury in child, please help her

My daughter fell at gymnastics last night in a straddle position and has had slight bleeding and a small amount of discomfort. should we see a doctor or will it just heal on its own. don't want to scare her by taking her to the doctor only to be told it will heal on its own.
Asked On : Thu, 6 May 2010
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I think you should leave it to heal, but if bleeding and discomfort lasts for over 3 days, you should consult her pediatrician.

Answered: Thu, 6 May 2010
Dermatologist Dr. Puvvula Kishore Kumar's  Response
Hi...dear user..,
welcome to HCM...,
Straddle position means ......stand on her feet...,
As per your compaint...,
Bleeding..., but not mentioning the location...,
If head is not involved ......don't bother about it....,
otherwise consult Neurosurgeon..o.k
good luck..,
Answered: Wed, 2 Nov 2011
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