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Bruise On Bladder
31yo, suprapubic catheter placed after nerves to bladder stopped functioning. Body bruises, nausea 24/7, poor balance. Doctor has no answers...
The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more
Depends: First option should be behavior modification. Cut out caffeine etc. All medications have there own set of side effects and warnings. There are no good head to head studies. Some of it is trial and error with your doctor. For more see http://peedoc.Com/female-urology or on twitter @thepeedoc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Increased : Increased bruising as you age can be a common problem. It is due to thinning skin and aging blood vessels and usually does not require treatment. Occasionally it can be a sign of an underlying disorder. Reasons to see your doctor are: - if you are not elderly - if your bruising seems to be worsening - if your bruises are large, painful, or seem to appear without cause - if you are bleeding from other areas such as your gums, nose, or gut - if you just started a new medication since many such as Plavix (clopidogrel) or Aspirin can increase bruising - if you have a fever and are feeling ill good luck! ...Read more
Amy daughter got this set of buttons between her legs its bruised its like water bladder wen it pop look like lil wholes its itching and painful what?
Possible answer: This might be urticaria pigmentosa; could be infection. Needs to be seen by physician to make a diagnosis. ...Read more
I have a bruise that just appeared on my lower right abdomen - no trauma. I know I have a bad gall bladder. Could they be related?
Probably not: Your gall bladder in in the right upper quadrant. You should be seen to determine if it is anything serious. ...Read more
I had my gall bladder removed laprascopically last Tuesday. I'm not in pain but have some bruising below my belly button. Is this normal?
Random nausea 2-3 times in last 2 days normal? Also above my bladder is a little tender and randomly gets sharp pains sometimes
My xiphoid process is very tender to the touch. Been that way for a year or so. There has been no impact, gal bladder or any other issues! Whats wrong?
Costochondritis?: Could just be an inflammatory process of unknown cause that is responsible for your symptoms. Ask your doctor if a course of anti-inflammatory medication is appropriate. It doesn't sound dangerous. Also, make sure to get a good physical exam from your doctor as well. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Yesterday got sharp pains lower left ab with full bladder. Emptied, pain gone. Today, very tender same area. Not a cyst, etc. Had hyst/bso 4 yrs ago. ?
Retaining urine: results in stretching of the bladder and compression of surrounding tissues. This commonly causes pain that is relieved by emptying the bladder. It is not unusual for there to be some tenderness of the area later due to inflammation. Try to avoid retaining urine which increases the risk of infections and can cause more serious problems. ...Read more
Bruise Or Contusion (Definition)
Bruises, or ecchymoses, are discolorations and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the surrounding tissues. A serious disease called pupura presents as a cluster of small bruises called petachia. Petachia often appears as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could indicate a problem. ...Read more