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Symptoms of headache, chest pains, coughing, random bruising, infections?

Symptoms of headache, chest pains, coughing, random bruising, infections?

Sounds like more: Than can be sorted out in 400 characters. Need a visit with your doc for a complete history and exam. ...Read more

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Ecchymoses (Definition)

Ecchymosis = subcutaneous bleeding covering a diameter ...Read more


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Do bruises cause leg ulcers?

Do bruises cause leg ulcers?

Bruises Leg Ulcers: When the injury is severe enough --and this may not be evident for days-- to the lower legs (and elsewhere), there may injury to the surface of the skin and then a hematoma forms under the superficial break in the skin. As the hematoma matures, it swells (think of jello in the refrig) and the pressure then breaks through the skin and begins to ooze currant colored material. Seek wound care! ...Read more

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Can htlv-1/2 symptoms like tingling,fever,weakness in legs,malaise appear 2 days post exposure?

Can htlv-1/2 symptoms like tingling,fever,weakness in legs,malaise appear 2 days post exposure?

Not HTLV: The human T lymphotropic viruses (HTLV) rarely cause symptoms at all. When they do, symptoms typically start months or years later. Two days is much too soon -- not possible. No worries! ...Read more

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Random bruising on legs, neck pain and headaches. Bruises last a few days. Suggestions?

Random bruising on legs, neck pain and headaches. Bruises last a few days. Suggestions?

Work up: Bruising can be normal if there is appropriate trauma. However if you are not aware of trauma you could have vitamin deficiencies that are making it easy to bruise. Get checked by your doctor to rule out severe bleeding disorders. ...Read more

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Do bedbug bites cause bruises?

Do bedbug bites cause bruises?

Bed bug bites may: Have no sx's/signs except for 2 small skin puncture points. A reaction may show from an hr to several days later. It can cause itchy, pink, swollen, lesions w clear center. If hypersensite blisters may occur. A telltale sign is linear track of lesions from sequential feedings – but doesn't always occur. Bites are in areas exposed while sleeping-arms, shoulders, neck ; legs. Don't usually bruise. ...Read more

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Nose bleeds, anxiety attacks, sore throat, body aches.. What are these symptoms of?

Nose bleeds, anxiety attacks, sore throat, body aches.. What are these symptoms of?

Anxiety: Anxiety can cause all of these symptoms. Nosebleeds can be an indirect effect of anxiety when it also causes an increase in blood pressure. Bodyaches may be related to poor sleep and muscle tension from anxiety. Anxiety can make your throat feel tight and sore. Other medical causes include hyperthyroidism, night time acid reflux, and some rare types of high blood pressure conditions. ...Read more

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What are black discharge, head aches, muscle pain symptoms of?

What are black discharge, head aches, muscle pain symptoms of?

Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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I have rib pain, hip pain, petechiae, headaches, night sweats, rashes, extreme fatigue, swollen lymph nodes,lots of bruising , mouth/bleeding sores,

I have rib pain, hip pain, petechiae, headaches, night sweats, rashes, extreme fatigue, swollen lymph nodes,lots of bruising , mouth/bleeding sores,

Blood cell problem: I am truly sorry that you're suffering with this problem. You need to be under the care of a hematologist immediately. You may have have a severe hematological problem. If you have not seen a specialist please do so now. It sounds as if you are in the care of a doctor, but a specialist is in order. ...Read more

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Are easy bruises and/or cuts a symptom of hiv?

Are easy bruises and/or cuts a symptom of hiv?

Complicated: If you think you may have been exposed to HIV you should definitely go and be tested. Easy bruisability may result from low platelet counts and this can occur during HIV disease, but is not a manifestation of that condition directly. For either of the things you have asked about it would be advisable for you to consult with a doctor. ...Read more

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I have clubbing fingers, numbness , restless legs, hemoptysis, weakness, bone pain, wrinkled fingertips.What disease can cause these symptoms?

I have clubbing fingers, numbness , restless legs, hemoptysis, weakness, bone pain, wrinkled fingertips.What disease can cause these symptoms?

Likely lung disease: With the symptoms especially and clubbed fingers, I am guessing possible pulmonary ie lung disease. Please seek a physician for comprehensive check up. ...Read more

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Can anyone have typhoid without any fever? Like other symptoms feeling chill, tiredness, joint pain, headache are present.

Yes, but not: likely. Your symptoms are more suggestive of a viral infection. If they persist, get to a doctor for proper tests and accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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What are leg blood clot signs and symptoms?

What are leg blood clot signs and symptoms?

Two types of clot: Arterial blood clot usually causes sudden loss of pulse in the leg. It is quite painful & may be associated with pallor, paralysis, coldness, or numbness. It is more common in older patients, often with arrhythmias or irregular heart beats. Venous clots usually cause swelling and pain, although they can be entirely silent or asymptomatic. These may occur at any age, most commonly after immobility. ...Read more

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Cough, neck rash and knee joint pain. What could these symptoms indicate?

Cough, neck rash and knee joint pain. What could these symptoms indicate?

All together?: Are you having a fever too? Are all your symptoms starting together? They can be a very serious illness or a mild viral infection, please clarify if you have additional symptoms. ...Read more

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Can sertraline cause bipolar symptoms? What age do bipolar symptoms usually appear?

Can sertraline cause bipolar symptoms? What age do bipolar symptoms usually appear?

Yes if...: You are susceptible e.g. family history in parents of bipolar disorder. This phenomenon is called kindling e.g. Zoloft (sertraline) and others can thus kindle mood swings. Varies by individual at what age and so can be at any age. Clinically, in general we have seen patients as young as 3 and as old as 18 in child adolescent psychiatry. take care. ...Read more

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I have fatigue, chills, leg pain, bruises, white hemorama series can be increased leukemia?

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I have fatigue, chills, leg pain, bruises, white hemorama series can be increased leukemia?

Need evaluation: You definitely need to be seen by your doctor and have further evaluation. Those cluster of symptoms could be caused by different things like autoimmune disease, inflammation/infection, including blood disorder like leukemia etc would be few things to be considered as well. Go to see your doctor and get yourself checked. ...Read more

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I've had dry throbbing bruised symptoms in my vagina since having my daughter. No smell or discharge &no real itching.It comes and goes. Is Yeast inf?

I've had dry throbbing bruised symptoms in my vagina since having my daughter. No smell or discharge &no real itching.It comes and goes. Is Yeast inf?

Bruised sensation: A throbbing bruised sensation is not a common symptom associated with yeast infections, but it is commonly associated with childbirth. While I am not sure how long ago you delivered, if your symptoms last more than a few days, you should be evaluated. You should also have a 6 week postpartum visit with your OB provider. ...Read more

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Bruised tailbone symptoms. Heal time and treatment.?

2weeks-severl month: Coccydynia is diagnosed based solely on the symptoms and the examination findings of local tenderness. Rest, avoiding re-injury to the affected area, antiinflammation and pain medications can relieve symptoms. Some patients with persistent coccydynia are treated with local cortisone injection. Rarely, a surgical resection of the coccyx can be performed remove the irritated bony prominence. ...Read more

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What is the severity if i had slight bleeding on the right hemisphere on the frontal lobe and have a quarter size bruise. No symptoms of head trauma.

What is the severity if i had slight bleeding on the right hemisphere on the frontal lobe and have a quarter size bruise.  No symptoms of head trauma.

By CT??: Confused about how you know you had bleeding on your frontal lobe? By ct? If so, why did you get the ct if no head trauma? Really hard to answer this question without more info. Good luck! ...Read more

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Received oral sex from a male, I am a straight male, myself he is gay, and randomly I have been have pains in my arms like bruise pains, HIV symptoms?

Received oral sex from a male, I am a straight male, myself he is gay, and randomly I have been have pains in my arms like bruise pains, HIV symptoms?

HIV: Highly unlikely that you would have acquired HIV disease from someone giving you oral sex, but if you reciprocated this is a very good way to become infected if they ejaculated in your mouth. If you have had any other contacts that make you worried about HIV disease, please go and get tested. You may also have gotten other stds besides hiv. ...Read more

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What are the common symptoms of bruises?

What are the common symptoms of bruises?

Bruises : The symptoms are discoloration of the skin an pain to touch. ...Read more

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People with nail bruise typically have what symptoms?

Pain: Bruising of the nail is likely to cause bleeding under the nail and marked pain. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of bruised hand muscle?

What are the main symptoms of bruised hand muscle?

Bruise muscle: Pain, tenderness and swelling in area of bruising. Movement of the area causes increasing pain, relieved by rest. ...Read more

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Hit bck of my head ona wall, i hv a small bruise, i hv no symptoms of concussionexcept rly minorheadache, is'it safe 4me to sleep & go to doc on sat.

Hit bck of my head ona wall, i hv a small bruise, i hv no symptoms of concussionexcept rly minorheadache, is'it safe 4me to sleep & go to doc on sat.

Head trauma: You can safely go to sleep. As long as you havent lost conciousnss or have not noted any personality changes you can wait until saturday before going to the doctor. ...Read more

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4 years b4 WBC count was low(2800),low platelets(88000),body bruises,often flu like symptoms,stomach pain,etc,bean type pimple...which disease..guess?

4 years b4 WBC count was low(2800),low platelets(88000),body bruises,often flu like symptoms,stomach pain,etc,bean type pimple...which disease..guess?

Reveal the secret?: I thought patients do not test their doctor's knowledge. Low counts can be caused by many different reasons: lab errors, MDS , Viral illnesses and many other less common conditions. You can save me time by giving us what it was! ...Read more

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What are symptoms of a bruise kidney?

What are symptoms of a bruise kidney?

Flank pain: Usual complaint is of flank pain initially. Also there may be blood in the urine, but this may be a small amt and would only be detected on microscopic exam. Best to see your DR, have exam, and labs done. ...Read more

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What conditions have back bruising as a symptom?

Bruising: Bruises are more common with age or deficiencies of vitamins b12, c, or k, or folic acid. Rare diseases that could have symptomatic bruising include lupus, cirrhosis, vasculitis. Some types of cancer, such as hodgkin's disease, leukemia, or multiple myeloma. If you are concerned about symptoms, please contact your physician. ...Read more

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Is bruising a symptom of high MCV levels?

Is bruising a symptom of high MCV levels?

No: Further, high MCV is not an illness, but a tipoff that illness may be present -- anything from B12 / folate (folic acid) deficiency to alcoholism to hemolysis to hypothyoridism. ...Read more

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What symptoms are there of a bruised bone?

What symptoms are there of a bruised bone?

Pain over the area: A "bruised" bone is either a tiny fracture or a painful bruise of the tissues over the area. Pain at a specific point, not general pain, is the usual symptom of this condition. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a bruised rib- what does it feel like?

Pain: A bruised rib is mainly painful, especially if you breathe in or if you push on it. A chest or rib xray can tell if the rib is bruised or broken, although, in reality, unless there is collapse of the lung, there is nothing really to do about a broken rib except for time and healing. ...Read more

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What symptoms should you look out for if you bang your head, it bleeds and bruises but there is no real cut?

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What symptoms should you look out for if you bang your head, it bleeds and bruises but there is no real cut?

Consciousness level: For severe head trauma, the concern is a delayed bleeding in the space between the bone and the brain envelopes. It usually happens within 24 h. The first symptom would be lethargy leading to loss of consciousness. It is good to observe the patient for 24 hours, waking them up every couple of hours at night. ...Read more

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Bruising (Definition)

Bruising = a contusion with ...Read more