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petechiae around mouth

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
ECCHYMOSIS: ECCHYMOSIS in a young woman demands prompt attention. You need full blood workup for clotting disorders and autoimmune problems. If you have had a rec ... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience Rheumatology
Typically viral: But if lesions persist over a week, seek for other causes like diet issues, gluten.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Chiang
10 years experience Rheumatology
No it is unlikely: Small vessel vasculitis often cause painful petechia or ecchymosis for skin most common in legs. For mouth is usually ulcer rather than enlarge vein.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
43 years experience Pathology
Allergic Purpura: Since the platelets and the coagulation factors in your case may be within normal limits, the remaining cause for capillary bleeding is most likely re ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Low platelet, petech: If you are HIV + and now see some petechiae in your mouth/tongue- you really need to check your complete blood count to see how low your platelet is. ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ragan Faler
23 years experience Dentistry
Liver disease or not: Petechia can mean liver issues. It could also mean blood issues. But it can also be normal under the tongue. See your dentist to see of he thinks ... Read More
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A 5-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not on line issue: His regular doc need to sort this out. The meager information provided is inadequate to provide any other suggestions.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leon Baginski
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Yes: Pregnancy an make them worse but you should get a platelet count just to make sure there are not other issues.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leon Baginski
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Yes: Get a CBC blod test to make sure there aren't other problems.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Oral ulcers ?: Canker sores can cause what you describe. The ulcers are painful, with no known cause, but are associated with nutritional and vitamins deficiencies. ... Read More

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