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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

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


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Should i pop my blood blister?

Should i pop my blood blister?

It may help: Sterilizing a needle by fire and piercing a blood blister may help relieve pressure and pain. That said, if there are any questions, you should visit a medical professional. Also, do not remove a blister entirely, as blisters can protect raw skin. ...Read more

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Causes of blood blister on arm?

Causes of blood blister on arm?

Have it looked at: There are many types and causes of blisters. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections and insect bites can cause blisters on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate 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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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?

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 its 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

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A heavy object fell on my toe and there is a painful blood blister. What can I do to relieve pain or make the blister go away?

A heavy object fell on my toe and there is a painful blood blister. What can I do to relieve pain or make the blister go away?

ICE: Place ice on area, rest, elevate and take nsaid. Blister will not go away, you injured yourself, so swelling is the bodies first response. If blister and pain increases, then seek medical care. If this is not an option, clean area with alochol, place a needle over a match for 60 seconds, then pop blister. Slowly drain blood, apply perioxide or alochol, apply a bacterial ointment and cover. ...Read more

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I have a small bump on my right shoulder that I think is a blood blister, it doesn't hurt nor does it itch, what should I do about it?

I have a small bump on my right shoulder that I think is a blood blister, it doesn't hurt nor does it itch, what should I do about it?

Get it checked out: If this is bright red it is probably a benign lesion called a hemangioma but if dark and not improving it may be a skin cancer such as melanoma and it should be evaluated as soon as possible to be on the safe side. There are many other benign (good) possibilities but without more information I think it would be best if you contacted your doctor on monday,. ...Read more

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I have a blood blister inside my left cheek. In last 2 months there have been 4 bb, they poped up and now this new one happened. How to get rid of it?

I have a blood blister inside my left cheek. In last 2 months there have been 4 bb, they poped up and now this new one happened. How to get rid of it?

Buccal lesions: Most of the lesion inside the cheek are from bite trauma. Treatment usually involve excision under local anesthetics. See an ENT doctor. ...Read more

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How do I treat a blood blister?

How do I 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

Warfarin (Definition)

Warfarin is a medication used to thin the blood and to prevent or treat people with blood clots. It requires frequent blood ...Read more


Dr. Philip Miller
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Blistering (Definition)

A blister is a collection of fluid under the epidermis. A blistering rash is one in which ...Read more