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A 36-year-old female asked:

I easily get bruises since l was a kid whenever i bump into something. the stronger the impact, the larger the bruises will appear. is it normal?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 40 years experience
? Purpura: Can be due to low platelets count, or other causes,since you had it since childhood and had no major complications, it is likely a mild condition, check this link for more info and see your doctor for a simple blood test, good luck http://www.healthline.com/health/purpura#Overview1

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