Re: Bruise causing Leg Numbness

Bruising usually causes internal swelling secondary to trauma. That swelling could sometimes cause impingement to a nerve causing the feeling of numbness or tingling. If it persists much longer it might be a good idea to get it looked at. If a nerve is impinged for long it could be damaged beyond repair.

Posted By M Scott PT on September 03, 2007 at 23:26:20:

In Reply to: Bruise causing Leg Numbness posted by Todd on August 30, 2007 at 20:39:56:

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