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A 59-year-old female asked:

Recently i have found several small purple spots on my abdomen . could they be from sit up crunches and stretching ands other abdominal exercises?

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Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine 30 years experience
Purple abdomen: Possibly, more likely due to surface trauma, like carrying something against abdomen.

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Last updated Apr 14, 2013

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