A 23-year-old female asked:
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I have noticed a big bruise on my inner elbow & it's swollen. It doesn't hurt at all & I don't remember hitting it on anything. What is this? Why?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Be seen: A bruise usually indicated internal bleeding, and so if you are having spontaneous bleeding occuring, I would definitely be seen to make sure you have not developed a disorder of your blood/ clotting system.
Answered on Feb 25, 2015

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