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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
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Reassurance : May be you had mild injury in this spot and did not pay attention. No real concern anyway. ...Read more
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
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
I have been experiencing these symptoms: muscle & bone pains, muscle twitches, blurred vision, fever headaches, chills, tingling sensations & rashes.
Uncomfortable!: This could be viral, but some of the symptoms would not be typical. Consider getting checked. ...Read more
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
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
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
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
Can lupus take time to show in bloods? Symptoms but normal blood work after 5 months. Athralgia, fatigue, rashes, myalgia, nausea, hives
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
Lots of things: See a doctor to be evaluated and sort out that various possibilities. ...Read more
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
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
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
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
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
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.
I found a purplish spot on my labia- under the skin and looks like a tiny bruise. No other symptoms- it's not raised, doesn't hurt or itch. thoughts?
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
Pain: Pain/discomfort which may be increased with respirations. ...Read more
Pain: Bruising of the nail is likely to cause bleeding under the nail and marked pain. ...Read more
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.
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
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
Discovered a bug bite about 1" slightly raised with circular bruise. Mild itch. No visible dot. No other symptoms. North Canada. Mosquitos were bad.
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
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