A 24-year-old female asked:
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i've noticed some petechiae onmy cheek then aday later onmy little finger's tip then on my ear lobule.what inv.should i do to exclude any serious cause?

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Dr. James Marx
47 years experience Pain Management
See Your Doctor: These sudden appearances are serious and need investigation. Cause could range from infectious causes to disturbance of normal clotting or platelet function. You are going to need some blood tests at a minimum.
Answered on Jan 7, 2015

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