About 3 weeks ago I fell down the stairs. I ended up with a huge bruise and some swelling just above my elbow. The swelling eventually went after about 4 days and the bruise has now gone altogether but I have a hard invisible lump about 1 inch across under the skin . Should I get this looked at or will it go away on its own?
I got kicked in the forearm during martial arts sparing and had a huge bruise. It was tender to touch and bruise lasted almost 2 weeks. Normal so far. After that I felt a small lump near bruise site that cause sharp pain when touched. After messing with it the other day, overnight the area swelled to larger than a golf ball size. It hurts to push on it or if I lean on a table or desk. Not hot to touch and not bruised or red. Swelling went down a bit in the last 3 days. Should I wait it out?
I tripped over a 2 inch raise in the sidewalk and got a scrape 2 inches below the left kneecap and a huge swollen lump 2 inches below that on Tues. night 9/11/12. I am on warafin. I called the doctor and they told me to skip one day of warafin medicine. The swelling has gone down from 3/4 inch to 1/2 inch and from a 3 inch area down to a 1 1/2 inch area. I have been icing the leg on and off since Tuesday night. Should I be doing anything differently? I keep the leg raised at night when sleeping and at home during the evening before bed. I put an ace bandage on it durning the day but it bothers me and the area (lump) is still warm to tthe touch. Do I need to go in and have the doctor look at it? I take blood thinners for chronic a-fib and I am a 57 yr. old female. Thank you. Alison
hiii my names alyssa i am 17 ,i fell down the stairs about 11 days ago on my left side of my hip right above my butt it brused really bad but my biggest fear was having a lump there after words... what do you know i got a huge dent right in my hip and it feels like hard tissue formed their .. i fell down the stairs 3 years ago as well on my thigh and a ball of tisssue seemed to form there too im soo self concision now there both soo noticeable .. is it anything to worry about or fix ?
I have a bruise on the outside of my right leg just below my knee. I ve had it for a week and i got it by being hit with a field hockey ball. It keeps spreading, hurts when I walk and itches. Also its numb some of the time on the exact spot I got hit. Is this normal?
My family and I went camping 2 days ago and while we were there we went off roading we went over a really big bump and I flew forward and then back into the back corner of the truck. I am stiff and am very sore. I have a bruise on the middle of my spine. At night I can t move its sometimes hard to catch my breatb and only at night my arms go numb. Why am I so uncomfortable and how long til it gets better?
I had a pretty bad bruised leg, from my thigh to ankle. Its been 2 weeks and although bruise is almost gone the areas that were hurt the most still feel hard, very sore even to the touch. Also it still swells and are gets hot and like itchy. Why is that?
I have a painful spot on the back of my left calf that is hard and is very sore but no bruise or swelling it hurts to touch could this be a blood clot? I also have Leiden five clotting gene and worry about blood clots. I m 26 over all healthy and don t smoke and not over weight
Patient: Female, 73 years, 6 months old, 5'7" tall, 230 lbs., in generally good health. Hypertension well controlled with medication, lifelong history of recurring clinical depression . Currently takes medication for depression and hypertension,...
I had routine bloodwork done and all tests came back normal except for a raised ferratin 575. When tested again 6 weeks later it came back at another high value 445. No other tests for inflammation were done. CBC with differential all normal. I'm...
My 6 year old daughter has a bump on her forehead right below her hairline. It is about the size of a small pea. She says it is painful. It is non-movable. It has a bluish tint similar to a bruise but much lighter. It does not seem like a bump...