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Hit My Leg And Now Have Black Bruising
Hit my shin 7 days ago, it hurt pretty bad, big knot on leg and now i noticed bruising and swelling in my foot,right above ankle.
Ankle sprain: It depends on the severity of the injury. It may just be a mild ankle sprain, but bruising can also occur when the ankle ligaments are torn. Have your ankle properly evaluated. Improper treatment may lead to instability of your ankle and increase your risk for future ankle sprains. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yesterday i scratched my lower back thigh, and it resulted in a deep, dark bruise on my leg. My leg aches and hurts now. Should i get it checked out?
I was hit with a hardball on my arm 4 months ago and then my arm turned black blue and red from elbow to shoulder now i feel like I have 2 blood clots?
Trauma: The bruising and ecchymosis is normal after trauma, some swelling could be normal or could be internal bleeding (hematoma). A blood clot (thrombosis) is rare after direct trauma but is possible if a vein or artery was directly injured. The only way to get a diagnosis is to see a physician and possibly get a ultrasound of this arm. See your doctor. ...Read more
6 days ago i was skating and fell. I now have a bruise on my left leg just below my knee. And where it bruised there's numbness. Should i be concerned?
You : You probably injured or compressed a nerve (bruise causing compression) when you fell, which in turn is causing the numbness. This should improve as the bruising subsides. If it gets worse or you have extreme pain or difficulty walking, see your doctor. In the meantime take advil (ibuprofen) or Ibuprofen to help with pain and to decrease swelling. Take care. ...Read more
Worried about my falling and I fell on knee where it is so bruised swollen turning yellowish and now has moved to calve and my ankle all swollen bruis?
I've noticed lately that my legs have been bruising without an injury and tonight I noticed 5 small bruises on my upper left thigh. Is this normal?
You need to get: to a healthcare provider to check some blood tests, including platelet function studies and coagulation studies. If you are taking aspirin or some other platelet medicine, then that would explain your bruising. Certain vitamin deficiencies including vitamin K can cause bruising. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
I was walking up stairs then suddenly I tripped and got a bruise on my cheek bone and my left shoulder. Any help?
Bruises: Bruises are best treated conservatively. To contain the spread and overall size, try icing the area. That will also help with swelling. Unfortunately, a bruise otherwise just takes time to get better. The purplish color will slowly turn to a greenish color which will fade to yellow and then disappear. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have the flu and today i noticed that my left leg has broken out in purple bruises that are throbbing. Should i be worried?
Yes: Yes. Concerned enough to see your primary care MD. ...Read more
I have had lower back pain travelling down my left leg, I have now noticed a lot of bruises particularly on my legs upper and lower?
I had a swelling below my lips because i slip from stairs and my face got hurt.i used ice for swelling.Now it have strange purple green colour. HELP?
Probably bruising: When skin gets injured and swells small blood vessels often leak some blood into the tissues causing a bruise. The yellow, green and purple colors that you sometimes see as a bruise is healing are normal and result from the hemoglobin in the blood breaking down. These breakdown products will be absorbed by the body and color should return to normal in 1-2 weeks. If not see your doctor. ...Read more
Hello, I fell over 3 weeks ago and badly bruised my knee. It turned purple and yellow, and then the bruise came out on my foot. My foot gets hot fl?
Injury: This sounds very much like CRPS (RSD) please go to see a pain specialist and get evaluated and treated appropriately. ...Read more
I have itchy red spots at the top of my thigh that have turned into bruising
looks like I have been beaten up on my leg.. ?
Itch & bruising: If you have unexplained bruising, please see your doctor. Several possibilities for itching and bruising of isolated spots on body. Scratching an itchy spot can produce bruises, particularly if you occasionally take nsaids, fish oil, vitamin e and other blood thinners. There is also a skin condition called pigmented purpura, inflammation of the smallest blood vessels, which can be itchy. ...Read more
I had a knee scope about 10 days ago. Today my leg and calf swelled and I have pain in my foot and tingling in my toes. Could I have a blood clot?
Could be: It is imperative that you contact your doctor. If the doctor is not available you should go to the emergency department of a near by hospital. Wish you good health! ...Read more
I got hit in the face a week ago and my black eye/swelling hasn't gone away, I also have numbness on the right side of my forehead ?
Hi I have easy bruising in my hand and leg today I have in my left leg between my two and heel and my hip and outer right leg is also swollen painfull?
Platelet/clotting DO: Need to r/o disorders of platelets-the one of the 3 cells in blood , meant for acheiving bleeding control by forming a cell plug by adherence and sealing the bleeding vessel site-at microscopic level. 2ndly-clotting proteins deficiencies can cause bleeding tendency. Drugs like aspi-rin cause easy bleeding bec.They decrease platlet adhesiveness. Frail skin from steroid use-local or by mouth , can ...Read more
I had blood drawn from my arm and now my arm and elbow is bruised and discolored.. Should I be alarmed?
I had blood drawn from my arm and now my arm and elbow is bruised and discolored. Should i be alarmed?
Depends: After a blood draw, if there is slight bleeding underneath the skin, this creates the bruise. If enough pressure is placed after a blood draw, there should not be much bruising. If it is a small bruise, there should be no reason for alarm. It usually resolves within a week. If the bruise is large (extends farther from the are of the blood draw) and causes pain, seek medical attention. ...Read more
Ive had bruising on my thighs I can't explain I also had a bleed on my gums I have pain in my hip and have also just had a bruise & swelling on wrist.
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