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Large knot and swelling on cheeks, lump around cheek bone. Histroy of being punched on face. Serious?

I got punched in the face 8 days ago about 4 times which left the who right side of my face swollen and bruised. most of the bruising and swelling has gone away but I still have a large knot and swelling in the lower part of my cheek.i did need to have stiches but they are out now but i feel a large knotty lump around my cheek bone and still have dicoloration in my eye ( blood) should i be worried or will this go away in time?
Asked On : Sat, 27 Apr 2013
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Radiologist 's  Response
May 2014
Thanks for writing in.

Looks like you have a post traumatic hematoma below the skin over your cheek.
The blood in your eye can be due to subconjunctival hemorrhage. Please make sure there is no fracture in orbit (eye socket) and you have no visual problems.
A X ray or CT scan will confirm orbital fracture.
Hope this helps.
Answered: Fri, 21 Jun 2013
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