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I hurt my hand a few weeks back, it felt bruised, but now a

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HI, I hurt my hand a few weeks back, it felt bruised, but now a large bump has appeared on the inside of my hand and it is painful. I called my GP but they are closed this afternoon.
JA: Have you used any medication for the bump?
Customer: None
JA: Got it. When was your last doctor visit? What did you discuss?
Customer: Last doctors visit was over a year ago for reflux
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 20 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Tim Brown replied 20 days ago.

Good afternoon, I am Dr Ruff, thank you for contacting us today

Expert:  Tim Brown replied 20 days ago.

I am sorry to hear this, has this appeared today or since your injury?

Customer: replied 20 days ago.
The huge bump is very hard on the inside of my hand it has appeared in the last 5 days or so
it fells hard like a bone and it moves around
Expert:  Tim Brown replied 20 days ago.

Thanks, ***** ***** most likely a haematoma or soft tissue swelling, this can often be very hard. I would suggest attending an Urgent Treatment Centre or A&E as this may require an xray.

Customer: replied 20 days ago.
Thank you I will do
Expert:  Tim Brown replied 20 days ago.

That is my pleasure, I hope that all is okay.