Large swollen bruise on hip, What should I do ?
I fell on my motorcycle, and skidded on my right side. I was fine before, but now my right hip has a large swelling, which I guess is a hematoma. I don t have health insurance, because I just graduated. What should I do? It s painful.
Pain and bruising when sitting. Hip injury. Is it a fracture?
I fell on my hip/but 3 days ago. I can walk and move my leg in all directions, even when laying on my back I can lift my leg straight up in the air. But when I sit I am in pretty bad pain and I just started to notice some bruising starting to happen. Lastly while I can turn my leg in all...
Pain in groin and hip as a horse leaped, instant bruising on hip
Hi, Whilst breaking a horse it leaped 4 feet in the air and i flew off in the air and landed hard on my hip/upper thigh. An instant shock went straight through my hip to my groin. There was instant bruising on my hip but I could still walk. Sleep was a nightmare I couldn t move at all due to the...
Fell and bruised left hip. Painful swelling. Time to become normal?
I fell and badly bruised my left hip 3 days ago. The pain was very bad, but today it is starting to get less painful. I can stand on it but not walk yet. It is still swollen, but not as bad as it was. How long does it take to get back to normal? When I do try to walk on it, the leg gives out. My...
Should I stop taking coumadin when having bruised and swollen hip?
my 87 yr old mom fell hit her hip area on Saturday. it bruised and got swollen but no problem with walking. she has been placing ice on the area and the swelling has now turned hard. She is on Coumadin so I m wondering if this is blood and if so does it need to be removed? she is now experiencing...
Bruise in hips, ankles, heels. What is it?
My question is concerning my seven year old son. For years now he has had bruising on both hips. My husband had these as well when he was young. The bruises have been dismissed due to the fact that my son is incredibly slender...essentially, his hips are quite prominent with little to no padding...
I fell off bleachers on my hip and it is swollen, bruised, and there is fluip under it. Should i go to a doctor?
Yes, it will be important to rule out a hip fracture with a simple pelvic x ray, in your age group it would be less common but still possible with the mechanism of trauma.
Dr Brenes-Salazar MD
Mayo Clinic MN
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