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Suggest remedy for bruise in buttocks and swelling on ankles and feet

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Posted on Mon, 26 Oct 2015 in Lump
Question: my wife fell severally pulling a leg muscle now she has a massive bruise from her butt to bellow her knee with a white line going down the middle and her feet and ankles are swelling, should we be concern about the line and swelling?
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Brief Answer:
yes

Detailed Answer:
Hi
If CAT scan is normal, means there is no severe things, might be small continuous oozing of blood can leads to bruise.... I hope with in few days it will gradually disappear.
meanwhile avoid hot fomentation and take rest.
ice packs will be helpful

hope this will help
take care
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