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Bruise On My Right Leg
I have post thrombolic sydrome I woke up with black bruises on my right lower leg and both arms hurts to touch should I worry or not. ?
Yes: You should see a doctor in person soon, need to rule out thrombotic event. ...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
Why do I have a bruise on top of my right leg on the left side, I didnt bang it or anything so whats causing it?
The most common: cause of solitary bruising is some kind of injury, usually a contusion. If there's no immediate pain, bleeding or other trauma, we tend to forget that an injury occurred. Also, as our skin ages, there's less padding and structure underneath. This can make us more prone to bruising with a minor contusion. Dr. Anne ...Read more
I have had a large (over 1") bruise like ring on my left hip for over a week (normal center). Now today I have noticed another large bruise like ring on my lower right leg (backside by knee). Any insight to a cause and how serious it may be/how quickly I
I has a small dark purple bruise but lately the bruise is growing and is turning really dark on my right leg ?
Have had a purple mark on lower right leg for several weeks...>in size when pressed/< when released. Not a bruise...What could it be? Concerning?
Might be a clot,,,: This might be a clot in your leg vein from a swollen vein, like thrombophlebitis or from venous stasis. This is seen especially when someone stands for long periods without a sitting break. Also, your age and history of hypothyroidism might predispose to this. It would be smart to see your doctor soon to get this examined and treated so it doesn't grow or result in a pulmonary embolism. ...Read more
5 days ago i fell from a chair my right leg.It didn't initially hurt but a large bruise has formed. I am resting it now but should I do anything else?
I have a partial torn hamstring(right leg). A bruise appears at the gluteous fold and area behind the kneecap. What? Concern?
Broken blood vessel: Bruising in both areas may be from the same source of bleeding. Will likely resolve, but compartment syndrome is a concern, ie, swelling to the point that nerves are squeezed. Emergent surgery would be required to relieve swelling. Seek care for pale skin below, numbness, or increasing deep/burning pain. Avoid aspirin or nsaids for a couple of days. ...Read more
Discovered two unexplained bruises, one on each leg on the opposite sides of each other. Right leg looks better, left leg looks worse. Possibilities?
I had an MRI done couple years ago on my right leg ..Dr said it was a bruised bone. What is thay and it still hurts?
1 year ago I had a white soft lump on my leg (lower, front, right side, right leg).told it was excess tissue. It is now sore and looks bruised.
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