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Bruise On My Shoulder Symptoms
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
After I recieve a shots in my shoulder, less then 4 months later my dead shoulder symptoms come back. Even with daily stretching. What can I do?
Let me explain: Most likely you have some tendonitis of rotator cuff or arthritis around the shoulder, some partial tear of the rotator cuff. This why it is coming back. Or you have occupation and stress that shoulder . Did you have MRI for that shoulder, if you do not talk to doctor about it to see any of those conditions present or other which make the pain coming back. Thank for asking, . Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I am having pink patch on right side below armpit and above shoulder. Symptoms are numbness, tingling, and frequent pain.?
Upright rows at the gym, noticed pain in left shoulder. Symptoms improved after rest. Front pulldowns at gym. Now mild tingling in left forearm/hand?
Rt shoulder symptoms with nerve block on friday. Total rt arm is numb but rt eye not as open...Pupil smaller than left. Block in it tomorrow . Concerning?
Horner's syndrome: Hi panda, you probably have horner's syndrome which is common with these types of brachial plexus block. It's not a complication but a side effect. The medication blocked sympathetic ganglion in the neck along with other nerves. It will wear off along with the arm numbness. Nothing to worry about. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a patch of skin on my right shoulder blade that is tender to the touch (even a bra strap it uncomfortable) I have no other symptoms?
Notalgia: A patch of skin with no symptoms, particularly on shoulder blades of women is most likely a condition called notalgia paresthetica. This patch of skin can also be itchy, burning or achy. It is thought to be due to inflammation or irritation of a skin nerve. It is sometimes a challenge to treat but treatments are available. Please talk to your dermatologist. ...Read more
A bar with 195 pounds fell on shoulder and I have had pain for over a week and it went to my elbow, what do I do?(bruise on my shoulder & elbow)
Shoulder/elbow: Direct trauma can cause muscle tears of biceps, etc. Can also cause bone & soft tissue contusion/injury. Get it checked if it hurts & limits motion. ...Read more
I was bitten by my horse about a month ago (the bite broke the skin slightly, weird injury I know) and it left a scar behind. How can I fade the scar? It looks like I always have a dark colored bruise on my shoulder where I was bitten?
I got a sub cutaneous bruise on my shoulder muscle while doing inclined bench press a few days back. Can I continue exercising?
Maybe: Depends on how hard and if you have a low clotting time. ...Read more
hurt shoulder bout a week ago. Pain only decreased a little. would I know if my shoulder is dislocated? could it just be a bruise bc I can move it?
Likely strain injury: Because you can move your shoulder, it is not dislocated. You may have strained or bruised your outer deltoid muscles or deeper rotator cuff muscles. You can also sprain the capsule of both the actual shoulder joint or the acromioclavicular (AC) joint. Decreasing pain and improving motion suggests a mild self-limiting injury. If pain persists past 2-3 weeks, seek formal evaluation. ...Read more
I bruised my nerver in my shoulder about a month ago. It doesn't hurt, and geting stronger slow. Is this normal?
Yes: Nothing to worry about , just do the rotation exercises for shoulder. ...Read more
Why do I have a bruise on each side of my back evenly right underneath my shoulder blades? They have been there for two months
Pressure effect?: Sounds as if you have applied undue pressure to those areas. Rucksack ? ...Read more
Had cortisone injection 8 days ago in my shoulder . Have huge bruise and it hurts worse than before the injection, is this unusual?
Need more info: Are you on blood thinners or high doses of anti-inflammatories like Ibuprofen or aspirin? A huge bruise would be unusual under ordinary circumstances. Was there trauma to the shoulder? Increased pain this late may be the signs of infection. Should be feeling better. Have you had any fever or unusual symptoms, -extreme tiredness or flu-like symptoms. You need to see whoever injected you asap. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a marble sized knot on my left shoulder blade. It is starting to turn darker then normal almost like a bruise and becoming larger.
I have pain on my left shoulder blade that feels like a bruise when touched and just hurts when left alone. Do I need to see a dr right away?
Rest and ice: Pain and tenderness is often from musculoskeletal causes. A pulled muscle or trauma to the area would have to be considered. Associated symptoms such as chest pain or pressure, shortness of breath, pain radiating to the neck or left arm would be more concerning but would be uncommon to cause tenderness over the muscle. A trial of over the counter anti inflammatory medication and rest may help. ...Read more
I see a discoloration on my back near my shoulder blade. Like a bruise.And my shoulder blade has been imflammed for three days. Do i go to a er?
See your PCP to get: Checked with a examination and some routine labs, xrays etc. ...Read more
Just found out my daughter fell on concrete & hurt her shoulder. There's a small bruise where she hurt it. Painful to move & touch. Looks puffy.
At jiu jitsu I think I felt my shoulder slip out of place and pop back in but not bruising or swelling, was it dislocated?
Possibly: It sounds like you experienced a partial dislocation, also known as a subluxation. This is when the ball slides partially out of the socket but then slides back in spontaneously. It can be a one time event or lead to recurrent instability and pain. Rest and physical therapy are generally indicated. See your physician for a thorough evaluation and confirmation of the diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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