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Bruise Or Contusion (Definition)
Bruises, or ecchymoses, are discolorations and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the surrounding tissues. A serious disease called pupura presents as a cluster of small bruises called petachia. Petachia often appears as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could indicate a problem. ...Read more
An ankle bruise for: 2 years really doesn;t make sense. So maybe you have varicose veins or spider veins or "stasis dermatitis"....And the bigger and bigger is the ankle swelling...Or the dermatitis expanded....See the doctor...Who might recommend compressive socks/stockings. (if thats the problem). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
See a doctor: Would have to see them to tell. Best to be examined by a doctor. ...Read more
I was playing around in my room and slipped and hit my dresser with the inside of my ankle it bruised and it hurts when u tounch it. Why ?
I fell down stairs and twisted my ankle landing on it, my ankle is bruised and it is hard to put weight on it. Is it broken?
Is swelling normal for a bruise? I dropped a block on my ankle. Feels bruised, doesn't bother me to walk.
This type of: blunt trauma could cause both swelling and bruising. ...Read more
My husband sprained his ankle and bruised the talus bone 15 mos ago. It's still bothering him. What can he do?
Let see if i can hel: When of the things could be the problem that he have ligament injury which did not healed. Other things could be have a small fracture of the cartilage in the talus did not healed. Check it out, both could be diagnose with MRI of the area. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Fell hard on my ankle, was bruised and swollen badly for weeks. Three months later, ankle still swollen and a little sore, why? Wasn't sprained.
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