A 30-year-old member asked:
red bruise like knots. what is the treatment for that?
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Dr. Emily Altman answered
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 painful. Erythema nodosum can be caused by infections, medications and inflammatory conditions in the body. Before knowing how to treat your condition, it needs to be diagnosed properly. Please see your dermatologist.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
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