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Bruise On Buttocks
Should i be concerned about spotting 3 days after falling down stairs? I fell down my stairs on 3-23-1012 and was diagnosed with a sprained ankle and severely bruised buttocks. I started spotting on monday night. I am on a birth control pill and have be
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
The past month or so I've noticed slight pressure on my tailbone. I have a small dark bruise in between my buttocks.I haven't had any injury. Concern?
Im a 20 year old female and today i noticed when i woke up i had a bunch of little circular bruises all clustered on my buttocks prior back/nerve prbs?
I saw bruises on my arm and buttocks but i don't know how they got there. They're dark purplish color, and when i press the one on my arm it hurts?
See below: It is not uncommon to develop bruising and not recall the injury that lead to develop the bruise. This should clear up in a week or so. If you continue to develop bruises without an explanation i would see your physician. ...Read more
I started receiving iron injections in my buttocks 2 months ago..1 a month..I now have 2 bruises on both sides that aren't doing away..are these perm?
No: Bruising can be from bleeding from the injections you are receiving or from a new trauma. If the bleeding was in the deep tissues like muscles, the stagnant blood can take some time to seep under the skin and thus seen as a bruise. The spreading of blood this way helps it to dissolve. It might take some time to do so. Repeated bruising would require a work up by your doctor. ...Read more
For months my buttocks bones feel bruised.I haven't excercised or do anything to cause this. After sitting on hard or soft seating still hurts. Why?
Bruised Coccyx?: Sounds like a bruised coccyx. This could have occurred because of prolonged sitting on a hard surface (wooden bench?) if often takes a long time to heal. If you are required to sit on a hard surface (bench at game, school) it would be advisable to use padding or a device such as a donut (round, small pillow). ...Read more
I got two shots in my buttocks for Strep almost two weeks ago and one of the shots left a bruise and was really sore. Bruise is gone but is still sore?
During yoga I heard a pop in my lower buttocks area while doing a seated straddle, bending forward.No pain or bruising, just sore. What is this?
Pulled muscle: This could be a pulled muscle or strained tendon, depending on where it is located. Rest and apply ice and monitor your symptoms and hopefully it will improve with time. It is unlikely to be a tear since you don't have pain or bruising. ...Read more
I got a steroid shot last year in my buttocks. There is still a bruise and a knot where I was injected. Is this normal? It is still tender as well.
My husband has had bruises on his lower back legs and buttocks, they have been there in the spots for 3yrs now, what could it possibly be?
Maybe vasculitis??: If it has been there for three years it doesn't seem emergent. He should see a good internist for a thorough work up. ...Read more
Multiple subcutaneous masses in left thigh and buttocks:
now about a dozen masses, half developed in last few months. 0.3 CM to 2.5 CM in apparent diameter. Deep. Mobile. Bruising of overlying skin.
Needs to see surgeon: See a surgeon asap not for surgery of all but to be examined and to come to a conclusion as many conditions can produce swellings like this and is difficult to tell with ltd information and without examining. Need to r/o things like benign ones-fibroms/neuromas/neurofibromas/lipomas over malignant ones called sarcomas including kaposis sarcoma etc. Need a biopsy of one of the lesion defintely. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My first toradol treatment for migraine. injection site in buttocks is still sore, swollen and bruised after day and a half. normal?
See a doc: No one has a bruise for months. A discolored lesion must be examined and possibly biopsied to r/o a skin tumor. ...Read more
I fell on my hip/buttock region in March and It still hurts. Do I still have a bruise/injury? 3 months later? What should I do?
C an ortho: many times this type of fall bruises the greater trochanter, and U can develop trochanteric bursitis, which hurts when U walk, sleep on the injured side, & also up stairs. if U R thin, U can palpate over the trochanter & C if it is the cause. I will try 2 attach a trochanteric region if able. otherwise google it. the blue area at the prominence of the femur, lower left. ...Read more
Hi, I've had a small purple mark for 3 months on my buttock that looks like a bruise but is sligtly raised. It comes and goes, any advice? Thanks
I had an intense fall which left my right buttock badly bruised.I now have a large hematoma at the site of the bruise.Should I be concerned?
Fell off stairs and hit the inner area of right buttock .imprint of stair edge in flesh. Three days later bruised is numb Area size approx 4 inches ?
Evaluation needed: You may want to seek evaluation by Primary Care to ensure that the bruised area does not compress any nerves. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
Looking for an explanation or information regarding cluster of tiny round bruises on the bottom of each buttock where my butt bones are located when i?
Well: Examination the skin is required for diagnosis and treatment could recommend Healthtap visit with photographs ...Read more