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Bruises, or ecchymoses, are a discoloration and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the tissues. Pupura refers to bruising as the result of a disease condition. A very small bruise is called a petechia. These often appear as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could ...Read more
Can you have facial filler like juvaderm if you have had an acute subdural hematoma due to a hit on your head?
Yes: Unless you are on medication to decrease blood clotting. The bleeding caused by trauma is not a contraindication to facial fillers. I am assuming this bleed is resolved and there are no current neurological complications . If they are complications hold off anything as non essential as fillers until everything is stable ...Read more
My mother had a surgery for acute subdural hematoma. She suffered stroke years ago. How do I care for her now after this surgery?
Additive effects: An acute subdural hematoma is a form of a stroke and for the purpose of recovery you might want to think of it as one. Did the previous stroke and the hematoma now affect different areas of the brain or roughly the same. Depending on that and on which areas were affected (speech/language/motor) the recovery may depend on this and also the severity of the stroke and the hematoma. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I bumped my temple 72 hours ago. No headache, pupils fine, and not dizzy. Should I still worry about subdural hematoma:acute, subacute and chronic?
What could cause acute unexplained debilitating bruise like feeling in your whole body following intense vaginal pains?What should I do? What is this?
See a doctor: Sounds like you have an infection that is turning systemic. ...Read more
Right acute knee pain, burning and bruise- like feeling. Whole kneecap is worse, along its bottom. Stairs are very difficult to use, and it hurts any time i walk. Had a negative x- ray.
Patellofemoral pain?: Based on your description of the problem, your young age, and a negative x-ray, i'm suspicious that your pain may be patellofemoral in nature. If this is the case, exercises to strengthen the quadriceps can be very helpful. An elastic knee brace may also help. Since the symptoms are acute, it is possible that you have a torn tendon or ligament. Ultrasound or MRI can be very helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a bruise on the back of my knee that appeared about 3 days ago. It was accompanied by acute hamstring pain when performing certain movements. About 4 weeks ago I underwent Acl reconstruction and medial meniscal repair. They took a hamstring autogra
My husband has a small bruise on his actual EYEBALL after getting in a fight yesterday. Is this something we should be worried about?
Eye bruise: Concern for blood in or around the eyeball or globe really depends on what part of the eye is involved. If the bruise in on the white part of the globe or sclera, it isn't a big problem. However, if there is blood behind the clear part of the eye or cornea, it should be seen by an ophthalmologist right away. Also, if there are any vision problems, he should be evaluated right away. ...Read more
Sudden short lived bruise like feeling pains down both legs but no actual discoleration or bruises should I seek medical attention anyway? What is it?
Cannot diagnose: This is so non-specific that there is no way in which to tell from what you have written. If this keeps up, see a doctor. ...Read more
Sudden onset pain in left lower eyelid. No visible redness or swelling. Hurts to blink and look down. Feels like a bruise, no discoloration?
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