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bruising that won t go away

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
37 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Many possible causes: Bruising is a common complaint. Aspirin, non-steroidals (advil, motrin, ibuprofen, etc.) can lead to bruising. There are some illnesses that also can ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Doanh Nguyen, md, faaaai
14 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Bruise: A bruise should not last that long. It can be either hyper-pigmentation changes or you should check with your local physician to make sure that you do ... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Not normal: This is something you need to have looked at by your doctor.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Several things: With symptoms this complex, you owe it to yourself to call your doctor to help you make sense out of them.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
50 years experience Pediatrics
See dermatologist: The bruises lasting for 6or 7 months and do not go away is not normal .These skin marks may look like bruises but are some skin lesions ,some abno ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Muscle or other: This could be muscle pain like we see in fibromyalgia. With the bruising we need to think of other medical conditions. We need to discuss this with y ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moonyoung Chung
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Bruising: If bruising has not resolved after couple weeks or associated w pain and affecting mobility seek professional medical care.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Hematoma?: This could be a hematoma, which is essentially a black-and-blue mark that's a bit deeper under the skin. Whereas black-and-blue marks spread in two d ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
36 years experience Podiatry
At your age...: It could be a venous problem that is allowing blood to leak out of some of the small veins. The blood products are reabsorbed by your body but the pi ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Skin infections: Pus on the skin is usually the symptom of a skin infection. When red, warm to touch and painful it is called cellulitis. Treatment of this includes ... Read More

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