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I think a blood vessel burst in my wrist. It swelled about

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I think a blood vessel burst in my wrist. It swelled about the size of a golf ball but now most of the swelling is gone and its just bruised looking my hand is kid of swollen and its a little painful. Should I be worried enough to go to the dr?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 7 years ago.


Your swelling is improving with time.

Hence the normal healing is taking.

There is unlikely any infection.

Hence you do not need to see a doctor now.

You may take tylenol for pain control which does not interfere with your surgery.

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