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Feet swollen, bruised, dark blotches while longboarding. Vein to be rubbed to put in place. True?

Hi. I was longboarding and tried doing a kickflip with it but the wheel of the board landed on my foot , with me on top of the board. Now it s all swollen and bruised and there are dark red blotches on it. My parents say I moved a vein or something? They re saying I have to rub it to put the vein back in place, is this true? Thank you.
Asked On : Sun, 3 Feb 2013
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welcome to healthcaremagic,
from the description of your accident it seems more of an ankle sprain with damage to the vein they ruptured due to the impact of the board.
i would suggest get an xray done to rule out a fracture and if symptoms persist and the red blotches dont disappear then you need to get a mri done to see the state of your tendons and ligaments and blood supply to your foot.
would suggest you visit a doctor for clinical checkup and appropriate investigation and appropriate treatment.
hope to have answered your query.
wish you a quick recovery.
Answered: Fri, 8 Feb 2013
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