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What Causes Pain And Swelling In The Chin?

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Posted on Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Question: Hello Doctor,
My daughter fell down while playing and hurt her chin. There was no blood however, some swelling. We applied ice/ turmeric however, even after 5 days, there is black spot. No pain. Could you please advise some medication? I am attaching photo.

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Answered by Dr. Dr. Kakkar (28 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Bruise

Detailed Answer:
Hello. Thank you for writing to us.

I am Dr. Kakkar (Dermatologist). I have go e through your query and I have viewed the image.

Its a bruise. It will resolve by itself in about 2 weeks however you may give her a tablet of Vitamin C (chewable) once a day for 2 weeks.

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What Causes Pain And Swelling In The Chin?

Brief Answer: Bruise Detailed Answer: Hello. Thank you for writing to us. I am Dr. Kakkar (Dermatologist). I have go e through your query and I have viewed the image. Its a bruise. It will resolve by itself in about 2 weeks however you may give her a tablet of Vitamin C (chewable) once a day for 2 weeks. Regards