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Blood Spot Under Thumb Where It Got Pinched Do I Have To Do Anything
Subungual Hematoma: If you are having a lot of pain and discomfort as well, then you may need to see a doctor to have the collection of blood evacuated from under the nail. Usually this is done by poking a sterile needle through the nail to puncture it and allow the blood to drain out. Follow up with your doctor and have it looked at by a professional. Hope this helps. ...Read more
There is a really weird multi colored spot under my thumb but I'm really scared to go to the doctor. Will my blood be taken for results?
I have 2 small black dots on my thumb under the skin. It looks like there are some smaller dots around it. Cancer? Blood spot? No symptoms. Flat.
Bruised my thumb two months ago it was pinched. Blood still going on.
Part of nail fell off still hurts. Blood has diminished some but not all. Is th?
See doctor: Two months is too long to be living with an open wound. See your doctor. If you do not have one, go to the emergency room of a nearby hospital. ...Read more
I noticed if the top of my hand has an itch and I scratch it then I get a red blood patch in that spot, should I be worried?
No. You may be: describing "dermatographia." It's a brief reaction of the skin to a scratch which makes the tiny blood vessels under the skin more noticeable. I might suggest that you use some kind of moisturizer and mild soap to help with the itching. Dr. Anne ...Read more
I have a black spot on my hand but I am not sure if it is a blood blister or a mole it has been there for about one and a half weeks?
Unclear: Blood blisters are usually painful, and related to pressure or trauma though not infrequently there may be no recollection of a specific event. They can take several weeks to resolve as the blood gets reabsorbed by the body. A mole typically is not painful, and would not change much over a month. So time would likely help answer this question for you. If worse, please have it examined. ...Read more
Possible dried blood spot on hand towel. Washed hands and then dried with said towel and then rubbed my eye. Hepatitis C risk? Need testing?
Well could be trauma: if resolves in a week or two likely nothing bad. But if getting worse not better or not resolving , see dermatologist ...Read more