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Purple bruise like rash

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Bumping into : something. It is likely that she bumped into something. It should resolve over days to weeks, depending on the size of the bruise. It will also go th... Read More

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
Pediatrics 27 years experience
Many possibilities: It sounds like your rash has two qualities and appearances that you are noting. Photos and detailed history necessary to get closer to a diagnosis. T... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Benign: If well circumscribed, With well defined margin, Uniform color= lesions are benign. If not spreading or growing in size and not associated with Joint... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 44 years experience
Probably: This is probably winter eczema but see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 11 years experience
Ear lesion: It can be a fungal infection, herpetic rash, seborrheic keratitis, actinic keratitis, basal cell carcinoma, wart etc to mention few possibilities. It ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keith Johnson
Orthopedic Surgery 24 years experience
Tough one : This is a difficult one to answer due to the shear number of symptoms, not all of which are necessarily related, and unanswered questions. The best do... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 31 years experience
See Dr.: Unfortunately rashes are very difficult to diagnose over the computer. Best for you to see a dr. For a clinical evaluation of the area. Best wishes.
A male asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in Head and Neck Surgery
Streak: Probably capillary dilatation or venous lake. Can be lazered at dermatology office.
A female asked:
Dr. John Michel
Family Medicine 47 years experience
Unclear: This bruise like area may be where it became a bite or blood sucking insect of some sort. The itchiness is an allergic phenomena.. The purple mark is ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Ecchymosis: A capillary or tiny vein probably spontaneously burst leaking a small amount of blood under the skin. As this blood collection slowly breaks down, it ... Read More

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