Just ensure there are no lumps which are increasing in size. The bruising can get worse for a few days, but certainly after a week this should not get any worse. My bruises grew for a few days. The hospital drew a line around my bruising with a marker pen and said if the bruise extends the line more than 1cm, then get in touch with them. The bruises grew to about 1cm and got much darker, black and purple, but then after a week, started to rapidly disappear.
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