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My daughter came off of her horse and fractured her scull ,she

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My daughter came off of her horse and fractured her scull ,she was in hospital for 2 days but she is complaining of sever pain in her joints when she is sat or stood is this normal hospital said it was with being in bed
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.
Yes, this is pretty normal.
How long ago was the fall?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Two days she said it doesn't feel like stiffness its as if when she stands or sits every thing is draining from her joints

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
This is normal. Give it time. It will go away
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
This is Dr. David

I see you have relisted the question for other experts

I am sorry about your daughter.

if she was thrown off of her horse with enough force to fracture her skull, she could have fractured other joints and bones in her body

she needs xrays of her bones and pelvis and sacrum to check for fractures in other parts of her body

has she had xrays in her other bones to look for fractures where she hurts?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
I'm sure they did a full trauma evaluation.She also might be full of fluids form the hospital. I would give it some time to see