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A 18-year-old female asked:

I bruise very easily the slightest bump on the arm and i get a bruise. is there a reason for this?

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Dr. Michael Rosenfield
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Could be normal: Some people just bruise more easily than others. If this is how you normally react to minor bumps it could be normal. However if this is something new, you should have it checked out.

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Last updated Feb 10, 2015

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