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Injury to left temple, large swollen bump. Tried icing it, swelling increases on stopping. Cure?

Fell today in the Garage. Hitting My Head @ Left Temple. I instantly had a goose egg the Size of a goose s Egg, Not a chicken egg I m talking about here. I Instantly got Frozen Peas and applied to the Temple in place of Ice For about 2 Hrs. I Took this Ice Off and Swelled up again with-in a minute. I am Chilled and Cold . Trying Not to Lie down and Go to Sleep. What Else Should I do?? . . . If anything. . . Please Reply. Thks.
Asked On : Wed, 6 Mar 2013
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Hi welcome to Health care magic forum. When ever there is an injury to the hard surface of the body, there will be oozing of blood, and secretions around the injury, it will take time for remission of the swelling. But usually it needs treatment with antibiotics, and antiiflamatories for remession of the swelling.
There is also a possibility of concussion type of head injury when there is injury to the head, so ialso advise you to consult a surgeon for diagnosis and treatment.
I also advise you to follow some diet recommendationsas avoid taking more of potato, other tubers, pulses, and fish as these may increase the oozing and pain.
Wishing for a quick and complete remission of the swelling and thanks for calling.
Answered: Wed, 6 Mar 2013
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