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Small spots of blood under skin on back appeared suddenly. Not raised, not itchy, no pain. Now fading...something to worry about?

Small spots of blood under skin on back appeared suddenly. Not raised, not itchy, no pain. Now fading...something to worry about?

Need more info: Need more information. It would be wise to make an appt with your family physician and have him/her give you a diagnosis after viewing the lesions. ...Read more

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Woke one morning with spots of blood under skin size of hand above right knee. Trimall dislocation ORIF 3 yr ago still pain. Swelling incr. Related?

Woke one morning with spots of blood under skin size of hand above right knee. Trimall dislocation ORIF 3 yr ago still pain. Swelling incr. Related?

See a doctor: This may or may not be related to your previous ORIF but the blood spots need to be evaluated as you may have a bleeding disorder or some vasculitis or other problem. Get seen by a doctor soon ...Read more

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What would purple marks on the lips be? Like spots, almost like bruising/blood under skin but doesn't hurt. Could this be an std? Its not a cold sore.

Purple marks on lips: You have to see your doctor or a dermatologist to have a proper diagnosis. There are a number of different possibilities. The most likely is a vascular one such as a venous lake. However many lesions on the lips can reflect a systemic condition like osler-weber-rendu. ...Read more

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There is a small pool of blood under my skin. Should i cut it open and let the blood out? No pain. Just blood.

Blood: Do not cut your skin to release the blood. The body will resorb it over time. If there is a great amount of blood present, consult your doctor about removing the blood under sterile conditions. ...Read more

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I've been getting blood under the skin of lines on my palms, comes and goes often. Not caused by accidents. It just shows. ?

I've been getting blood under the skin of lines on my palms, comes and goes often. Not caused by accidents. It just shows. ?

Easy bruising.: If you just started developing bruising for no reason, then you need to get checked to see why. Stop ibuprofen, aspirin and naprosyn (naproxen) for now, along with any over the counter meds or supplements not okayed by doc. Stop alcohol as well. ...Read more

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What is a clot of blood under the skin called?

What is a clot of blood under the skin called?

Hematoma: Blood collection under the skin or in any other tissue is called a hematoma. ...Read more