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A 19-year-old female asked:

Bruise on my r arm about 2x2 in. diameter, don't remeber how i got it, i have had it for several months, it doesn't hurt, but it blanches?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Ecchymosis: You may have an ecchymotic lesion secondary to trauma. It may take weeks to months to disappear. It is a benign lesion.
Dr. Tariq Niazi
Orthopedic Surgery 43 years experience
Get it checked by --: Your pcp, so she/he can start evaluating your lesion and as necessary refer you onwards to a dermatologist. Good luck.

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Last updated Jan 14, 2014

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