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A 26-year-old female asked:

I have a cluster of blood clots that appear for approx 2 weeks and then go away and reappear after 2/ 3 weeks.they have also now at times started to bleed.it's located on my upper thigh towards the buttocks.this has been for 2 years with no diagnosis?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
?blood clots: Are you sure that the skin lesions are blood clots(hematomas)? That locale of breakouts is common for herpes simplex. I recommend consulting a dermatologist to inspect these skin lesions and then advise you further,perhaps to consult a hematologist,if the problem isn't herpes.

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Last updated Apr 12, 2020

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