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Is there any need to scan the stomach for a blow in the stomach by a volleyball from a close distance ?

I received a blow in my stomach when my friend kicked a volleyball at me from a close distance with so much power. It hit me in the left side of the the stomach. Do I need to scan the stomach?
Asked On : Wed, 24 Aug 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
hello and wellcome to healthcare magic ,if pain persists and you are having any bleeding from urine or anus ,then it is urgent to consult otherwise if pain is also residing then can have consultation for your satisfaction with a gastroenterologist ,take care
Answered: Wed, 24 Aug 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani's  Response
hi,thanks for query.This depends upon the your complaints and any other problem that you have.At times severe forceful blow can lead to damage to internal organs.Please look for any form of swelling,abdominal pain which is increasing in severity,red urine or vomiting.Take light diet and watch for this symptoms.In presence of any of this you need to see your doctor and as per his advise scan if required.
wishing you good health.
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