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purple spots that appeared overnight

A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
29 years experience Urgent Care
Relax. It will fade.: Most likely because of pressure you developed bruises. It will change colors and finally will fade away. It should stay painless and should not turn ... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
Would have to see: what the spots look like to know
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Purple spots: It might be blood clots or varicose veins. However, it should be clinically seen and evaluated by your dentist. Without personally examining you, we h ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Veins: Likely variosities. Likely normal.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Ouch-it really hurts: External hemorrhoids are basically varicose-vein, and when thombosed (clotted) it sure can cause much pain in the _ _ _. This is easy excised in the o ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Insect bite: Can be dry skin , insect bite, inflamed hair follicular, allergy to shampoo, etc. Check with dermatologist if not resolved.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
This is common: It sounds like your husband is one of those special guys with a gene to get angiokeratomas here. They're unrelated to Fabry's, where they occur on the ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Purple lesions: Recommend dermatologic eval to determine diagnosis and to formulate treatment plan.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Cregger
14 years experience Dentistry
Get checked: May be an irritated taste bud, may be an irritation, either way this should be evaluated by a dentist and then possibly an oral surgeon if the dentist ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
See derm: This may be a bruise a drug reaction. See dermatologist for exact cause.

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