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Is it possible to bruise your esaphagus

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: The bruise of the bone you feel but you can not see.

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Behram Dalal
30 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Sadly you can bruise your self with a toothbrush slipping, a fork ... If its problematic please consult with a dentist. Hope this helps.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Tonsils: Probably unlikely, but to be sure you should set up an appointment with an Ear, Nose, and Throat specialist! Hope all goes well!
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Horng
19 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Yes: Yes, sometimes cough can be so severe as to cause muscle strain, even broken ribs. As long as cough is better, pain should go away over time.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Roth
Dr. J. Roth answered
27 years experience General Surgery
Hernia pain: Occasionally patients will experience pain following an activity months following a hernia repair. This may be a pulled muscle or injury. It is poss ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
You can bruise the: Intercostal muscles between the ribs by intense coughing. It is even possible to break a rib. Please see your doc so he/she can treat the reason for ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sherer
36 years experience Anesthesiology
Chemicals: Chemicals in your body are relased during the bruising process. Some of these chemicals promote the urge to scratch, which results from their itch- pr ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Bump bang or scratch: Ant trauma to the skin can cause bruising especially in the elderly or those on blood thinners.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
What is a bruise: Bruise is bleeding under the skin and it looks bluish black it can be due to trauma to that area or sometimes comes on spontaneusly due to certain med ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
34 years experience Family Medicine
Bruise: A bruise is the release of blood into the tissue with the disruption of blood vessels, usually veins.
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