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what is the best treatment for bruising

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Cold followed by hea: In the acute phase, right after the bruise, you should put cold compress on the area, intermittently for about four hours to lessen the bleeding and s ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Levine
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Muscle bruise Rx: Heat and gentle stretching exercises. When you are pain free, you can start strengthening and slowly return to you normal sports activities. Also otc ... Read More
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Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
See md: If these are localized topical arnica. If however if you are on blood thinner or have multiple. Rise without trauma see your doctor for evaluation of ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
27 years experience Dermatology
First the diagnosis: Red bruise-like knots could be bruises or a number of different skin conditions. One such condition, erythema nodosum looks like bruises and is painf ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Singer
50 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Hematoma: Your wife has a hematoma of the chest wall. It hardens over several days and may turn black and blue. You can use warm soaks which may help resoluti ... Read More
A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Bruising Insect Bite: There are a number of types of insects that cause bruising through bites such as spiders, bed bugs, ticks and mosquitoes as well as stings from wasps, ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
See derm: there are many things this could be but instead of worrying yourself with multiple diagnosis, make an appointment to see your dermatologist who might ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Same: The principles are the same if you're referring to scalp contusions and not brain injuries. Of course with head injuries you have to be on the lookout ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Lamperti
20 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
You : You can avoid blood thinner medications and supplements from 10 days before your procedure to help with avoiding bruising. Some patients also find tha ... Read More
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