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I fell down my basement steps 2 weeks ago and had a huge bruise

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I fell down my basement steps 2 weeks ago and had a huge bruise on my breast the bruise just went away but i felt a hard lump where i hit it and it bruised was wondering if the lump could be from that
Hi--can we be sure the lump wasn't there before you fell? Is the lump tender?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Pretty sure it wasn't and no its not tender

OK--only because you can't be certain I think you need to have your doctor look at this and let him decide if the breast needs a mammogram and maybe an ultrasound to make sure this isn't just a trauma caused hematoma and not a lump that was there already and you discovered it by examining your breast in that area. Otherwise this is likely a hematoma--a lake of blood in the breast--and that isn't anything serious and it will be naturally dissolved by your body in a few weeks.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Ok thanks i had a mammogram a year ago so its time to have one anyways.

Then it's likely just a hematoma. You're welcome and please remember to rate my service to you
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