How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Chip Your Own Question
Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip, Doctor (MD)
Category: Health
Satisfied Customers: 31166
Experience:  Over 20 yrs of Family Practice
Type Your Health Question Here...
Dr. Chip is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I fell of my 4 wheeler last week and the brusin is starting to fade but there is a larg

Customer Question

hi i fell of my 4 wheeler last week and the brusin is starting to fade but there is a large lump on the outside of my left leg by my butt i was wondering if it is dangerous i assume it is a hematoma not overly sore and isent getting any bigger just kinda weird to see
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
was wondering if i should go to the doctor as it would take hours to get in a dn i dont want to waste there time with something that dosent hurt and will heal its self
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Hi and sorry for the delay
It definitely sounds like a hematoma and that isn't anything too serious although it may take a week or two for the blood to be resorbed.
Doesn't sound like anything's broken so I think you'll be fine
Let me know if you need any more information please