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small bruise indentation in my leg

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Bruises: These spots may have been due to a combination of pressure from sitting and easy bruiseability from taking anti-inflammatory.medications like aspirin, ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Single episode...: Can be normal. You should have this problem evaluated by your doctor, especially if the bruising has become more frequent or more severe.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie Stevens
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Get it checked: If it is a spontaneous bruise without any trauma or just a minor bump that then grew into a much more "massive" bruise, consider getting checked for a ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derek Farley
24 years experience Urgent Care
Trauma, others: Trauma localized to the area, blood disorders, clotting disorders, medications. Go see someone first, to see if the symptoms truly need further work ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Insect bites: These insect bites do not appear to be infected and should slowly clear in a week. Consult your physician if spreading redness,swelling,fever or chill ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rachel Chastanet
34 years experience Bariatrics
Probably not: Sciatica does not cause any locally visible changes since the actual source of the leg pain is from a pinching of the nerve at the level of the back o ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
29 years experience Pain Management
Maybe infected: We scratch at night and maybe you did, irritating it, maybe even infecting it breaking skin, introducing what was under your nails into bruise-may nee ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Possibly but: The bruise will likely go away in a couple of weeks. However if you live in areas where Lyme disease (carried by a deer tick) is endemic, see your do ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
48 years experience Family Medicine
Below: If you are not taking medications, or ASA each day, then you need to see your DR and get some blood work done. IF you are taking ASA each day and hav ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly: If you haven't had any trauma to your legs, or don't take any medications that could lead to abnormal blood clotting like aspirin, Aleve, (naproxen) i ... Read More

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