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A 43-year-old male asked:

Bleeding skin tags?

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Dr. Andrew Glantz
General Surgery 38 years experience
Skin tags: Skin tags are simply redundant skin that cause protuberances, often around areas that are frequently rubbed by clothing or are traumatized by friction. They often occur around the neck, under the arms and on the buttocks. When these skin tags get traumatized, they can get inflamed and very painful, or they can bleed. They can usually be easily removed under local anesthesia in a doctor's office.

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A 32-year-old member asked:

Why am i bleeding under my skin?

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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Not normal: It is not possible to tell why you would be bleeding under your skin from this posting, but it is not normal to be having that issue. You should see your doctor for evaluation and treatment. Good luck.

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Last updated Feb 8, 2020

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