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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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What could be cause of blood blister on my tongue in morning?

A rough tooth: I wonder if you are not simply rubbing your tongue on something rough.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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