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Huge bruise, bone swollen after hitting shin hard. Another bruise in same area. What is it?

I hit my shin really hard like a month and a half ago, and I had a huge bruise and the bone got swollen some with the time all that went away. Now I have a bruise not too big or swollen but it looks like a bruise in the same area where it was the first time. What could this be? Or could it be something related to the original event still?
Asked On : Tue, 5 Mar 2013
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It seems that there might be some infection in shin of tibia called
osteomyelitis, giving rise to this problem on old hit area.
Go for x-ray shin of tibia and rule out infection.
If require consult orthopedic surgeon and get examined.
Ok and take care.
Answered: Mon, 26 Aug 2013
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