A 38-year-old female asked:
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Had appendectomy on 4/3/14 bruises from my Iv's are still faintly visable on skin. Is this normal? Should I bring it to my P.A. Attn?

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Dr. Eric Ernest
10 years experience in Emergency Medicine
It can be: A bruise can persist for several weeks and will go through a natural healing process. If you are having other troubles with abnormal bleeding/bruising such as bleeding from brushing your teeth or easy bruising, you may need further workup.
Answered on Jun 10, 2018
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