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What may cause a blood blister on palate?

What may cause a blood blister on palate?

Trauma: Usually it is the result of trauma such as rough food (taco chip?), or suction. But if it doesn't disappear within a week -10 days, call your dentist to check it. If it doesn't resolve it might be something more serious. Please follow up on this. ...Read more

Freezing (Definition)

Freezing is to mean turning liquid into solid form by lowering the temperature. Water begins to freeze at 32 degree f or 0 degree celsius. Freezing reduces the movement of the substance/object--solid. Also commonly used in daily communication--police says to a perpetraitor "freeze" and hopefully the bad boy/girl stays solid/still (just for fun :-)). Have ...Read more


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Dermatologist question: growth on my toe right at the bed of my nail not a wart and not a blood blister, what else could it be? Can provide pic

Could be callus: It is possible it could be a callus or it is possible that you have some type of growth or soft tissue tumor that needs to be biopsied to make certain it is not malignant. You need to see your podiatrist or dermatologist for evaluation. ...Read more

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I have an infected ingrown toe nail that has developed a painful blood blister, how can I get ride of it? Would it hurt if I tried wart freeze off?

I have an infected ingrown toe nail that has developed a painful blood blister, how can I get ride of it? Would it hurt if I tried wart freeze off?

Need proper treatmen: You need to see your doctor. An infected, ingrown toenail needs to have the ingrown nail excised and you need antibiotics. Freeze off will not help. ...Read more

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Should I pop a blood blister from wart treatment with liquid nitrogen? Its been 3 weeks, and if I pop it should I remove/cut all the skin has the virus?

Should I pop a blood blister from wart treatment with liquid nitrogen? Its been 3 weeks, and if I pop it should I remove/cut all the skin has the virus?

Blister from freeze: Take a sterile needle or pin, and clean the skin, and then poke the blister and try to push the contents out, without ripping the skin too much. The top skiin is likely already dead and the wart virus is likely not active or alive. ...Read more

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I had warts on top of my pinky frozen almost 1 week ago. MyPinky is raw and painful still. Blood blisters popped on own. Is this normal? What do I do?

I had warts on top of my pinky frozen almost 1 week ago. MyPinky is raw and painful still. Blood blisters popped on own. Is this normal? What do I do?

Warts: Probably just local reaction to the treatment. Keep an eye on it. If any sign of infection, call the provider that did the procedure ...Read more

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What can you do to treat a blood blister?

What can you do to treat a blood blister?

Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of infection in a dressed open wound is still higher than that of an intact blister. The blister will gradually resolve with time. ...Read more

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My blood blister has taken a serious turn for the worse. What should I do?

Worse in what way?: I need more information to tell probably best to contact your doctor about it. ...Read more

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Is blood blister from mosquito bite?

Is blood blister from mosquito bite?

I don't know: The female mosquito deposits saliva that contains anticoagulants in the skin. Anticoagulants allow for bleeding. However, I don't know if this would be able to cause a blood blister. ...Read more

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What does a blood blister on your gums mean?

What does a blood blister on your gums mean?

Gingival Abcesses: A "blood blister" on the gum indicates that you have a dental infection that is typically related to a nearby tooth. Dental problems of this type should be examined by your dentist, who may need to perform root canal treatment. He might also refer you to an endodontist or periodontist for their evaluation or treatment. Continue to take all the penicillin medication that was prescribed. ...Read more

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I have a blood blister on the tip of my uvula. Should I pop it?

I have a blood blister on the tip of my uvula. Should I pop it?

Not recommended: Most blood blisters on the uvula should go on their own. If the blister persists for more than 7 days, see a doctor for treatment. ...Read more

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Is blood blister on toe pop or not?

You can or: Let it absorb. If you do pop it use sterile needle and leave roof on to protect. ...Read more

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Blood blister on uvula after drinking?

Blood blister on uvula after drinking?

Possibly: Sometimes significant reflux could cause swelling of the uvula, which can definitely happen with alcohol consumption. More likely smoking would injure the uvula. I've seen very angry swelling of the uvula from smoking from a bong. ...Read more

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Should I pop my son's blood blister on his foot?

Should I pop my son's blood blister on his foot?

Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of infection in a dressed open wound is still higher than that of an intact blister. Protect it well. The blister will gradually resolve with time. Check your shoe fit, may be tight, may have something in it. ...Read more

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Should I burst a blood blister from and insect bite?

Should I burst a blood blister from and insect bite?

Leave it alone: It is a healing process and bursting it open may introduce infection. Give it time. ...Read more

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Ingrown nail or blood blister, what's the difference?

Ingrown nail or blood blister, what's the difference?

Nail growing into: Skin, vs a fluid filled sac of blood, the title speaks for itself. ...Read more

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Can a non irritated mosquito bite become a blood blister?

Can a non irritated mosquito bite become a blood blister?

Yes: Mosquito injects enzymes into your system to make to keep the blood thin and thus a blood blister is entirely possible. ...Read more

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Tiny blood blister under toenail- could it be problematic?

Tiny blood blister under toenail- could it be problematic?

Nail blood blister: It is known as a sublingual hematoma which is common when you wear shoes too tight or have something drop on your toe or kick into something. It's painful initially but will grow the length of the nail as your nail grows and become painless, harmless unless it looks very aggressive. If you are unsure, if it's painful a podiatrist can poke a hole in the nail plate to drain it to relieve pressure. ...Read more

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What is the difference between a blood blister and a blood clot?

Blood clot vs bliste: A blood blister is a sac of blood, other fluids & / or lymph. It occurs when blood vessels are damaged in subdermal tissues without breaking the overlying skin.
A blood clot (thrombus) occurs when blood coagulates & may be found in many areas. ...Read more

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How long will it take for the small blood blister on my toe to go away?

How long will it take for the small blood blister on my toe to go away?

Depends how you: Treat it. If it is drained, rather quickly. But, you need to use sterile instruments or see doctor. ...Read more

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Do you think I should go to the doctor for a large split blood blister?

Do you think I should go to the doctor for a large split blood blister?

Yes!: There are different causes of 'blood blisters', as you call them, and they must be evaluated by your healthcare provider to determine the cause and the treatment. ...Read more

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I have a blood blister on the bottom of my big left toe do I need crutches?

I have a blood blister on the bottom of my big left toe do I need crutches?

Blood blister: Unless you're a diabetic or have arterial blockage in that leg, you should be able to pad the bottom of the toe, avoid tight fitting footwear and continue to bear weight on that foot. Keep the toe clean and dry. The blister should gradually recede. ...Read more

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I have what I think is a blood blister on my right tonsil... What could it be?

I have what I think is a blood blister on my right tonsil... What could it be?

Blister: This may be a hemangioma which is a benign growth of tiny blood vessels. It will have to be examined by your physician or an otolaryngologist for accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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Bit gum with my tooth and now I have a small blood blister. What can I do to make this heal fast?

Bit gum with my tooth and now I have a small blood blister. What can I do to make this heal fast?

Warm salt rinses: The blister will need to heal on it's own, but if it is a bit swollen in the area, warm salt water rinses several times a day will help it along. ...Read more

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I have a blood blister on my knee that has been there for about 3 months. What should I do to heal it?

I have a blood blister on my knee that has been there for about 3 months. What should I do to heal it?

Blood blister: See a physician--anything not resolving for 3 months needs further expert evaluation, not "cookbook" remedy ...Read more

Dr. David Hardin
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Blood Blister (Definition)

A blood blister forms when skin and small blood vessels are damaged without breaking the skin. Trapped beneath the skin surface is some blood and skin fluid. Blood blisters are commonly caused by accidents in which the skin is pinched by a tool or a heavy weight, or they may occur from constant ...Read more


Dr. David Hettinger
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Verruca (Definition)

A descriptive term referring to any elevated serrated epidermal lesion. Specifically, Verruca vulgaris which is caused by the human papilloma virus of ...Read more