Shin injury

Patient : I have taken a hard hit to my shin over a week ago. It is slightly bruised but there is a large (fluid filled) lump that has formed. It is painful and slightly solid when touched. How can I get this to go away? Should I go to a doctor?
Symptoms:  around 3inches in diameter and about 1inch tall swollen lump on shin. pain to touch, slight pain when touched.
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