Our expert says:
It can be the sign of an infection and I therefore, suggest that you consult your GP for an examination if the pain increases in severity and the swelling does not subside.
Dr Anrich Burger
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal
advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.