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8 month old child, fell from bed, swelling on right thigh, turned into lump, pain on pressing. Treatment?

Hi doc., my baby fall from bed when he was 8 months old. Now he is 11 months old. I observed swelling on his right thigh after his fall. Few days later it turned into a lump. Now as baby has started waking we dont see any problem while he walks. But when we press it, it pains as baby cries. what should we do? Pls. suggest.
Asked On : Wed, 11 Jul 2012
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Pediatrician 's  Response

thanks for writing to health care magic

I think you need to get this lump further investigated... may be a x ray may be required after consulting your doctor.

so please consult your doctor.....for the same
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In such scenario the questions are directly forwarded to me .............. and I can answer your queries regarding your kid online regularly.

Hope this helps.
Take care

Dr Y V Siva Sankara Murty
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Answered: Fri, 1 Mar 2013
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