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what is bruising or discoloration

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Harding
18 years experience Urgent Care
Bruise: if you develop more bruising you may want to have a cbc done. That is a blood test that looks at white cells, hemoglobin, and platelets.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Bryan
31 years experience Dermatology
Hematoma: A deep bruise can result in bleeding down in the tissues call a hematoma. A lump and tenderness can persist for weeks-months after the "bruise" goes ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
Bruises are from: damaged blood cells and blood vessels, so the process is not always of traumatic etiology. The contents of a blood cell and blood vessel, when spille ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
17 years experience Family Medicine
Bruise: Bruises don't last 7 years, and neither do hematomas (blood collections). More likely there is a tear in the muscle which scarred. An MRI is needed to ... Read More

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