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Bruised Butt Region
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
I have an indent above my butt looks like it was scooped out with a spoon big in size andbeen there for a while looks like a bruise?
Spina Bifada: this is caused when the bones of the lower spine don't form properly. You have what is called spins bifada occulta. Meaning you have no symptoms from it other than the dimple above your bottom. You can look up more on WebMD under spina bifada ? ...Read more
My son age 10 has a bruise that is hard and small like a marble on his butt. He believes its from a fall-6 months ago. Is this dangerous?
I fell on my butt and i got a pretty bad bruise.. This was 4 days ago. And the bruise is getting bigger and blacker. Should i worry?
Butt injury: If it is progressing & u r in discomfort, have it checked. ...Read more
Have an indent on my right butt cheek.itb looks like a spoon scooped out my skin. Looks bruised doesn't hurt.been there for about 2 months?
Sounds like: lipoatrophy which is usually due to trauma. See dermatologist for treatment options ...Read more
I fell down steps backwards. Have huge bruise on one side of butt . Thats ok but the base of my spine is very painfull. Should i be concerned.?
After sitting in a metal chair with a diamond pattern, my BF got a bruise on his back/butt in the pattern of the chair's holes. Is it a blood problem?
Bruising from chair: Anyone can get minor bruising from a metal chair with a diamond mesh-like pattern. It can happen more easily if someone took aspirin or ibuprofen recently. A blood problem would only be a concern if the bruising was extreme, if the person is taking a blood thinner like warfarin, or if there is a family history of blood problems like hemophilia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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