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Stomach swelling due to seat belt injury, low pulse and BP. X-ray, ultrasound normal. Treatment?

Hi ,i had a car crash last tuesday,my blood pressure dropped and heart rate dropped and i blacked out . my blood count is 9.2 so i am anemic ,my stomach is really swollen because of the seat belt injury.I have had x rays and ultra sound in hospital but all looked ok. How long will it take for by stomach to go down and what can i do to reduce the swelling ? it looks disfigured, please help!
Asked On : Sat, 21 Jul 2012
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Thank you for asking question on health care magic
you have come round from the car crash, but you need hematinics to come out of anemia
if there is no internal injury it will take another 1-2 weeks to become normal
you may give hot water fomentation 2-3 times a day for speedy recovery
ask any further queries if needed
Hope this answer will serve your purpose
Take care
Dr.M.V.Subrahmanyam MD;DCH
Associate professor of pediatrics
Answered: Fri, 18 Oct 2013
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