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Bruising Red Itchy Ativan
I was bit by something on my foot and it had a red itchy rash around it , now it looks like it is bruising a little bit. Is this normal?
Bruises, or ecchymoses, are a discoloration and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the tissues. Pupura refers to bruising as the result of a disease condition. A very small bruise is called a petechia. These often appear as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could ...Read more
I have red bumps around my belly button they either itchy and hurt to touch, it's a black bruising color that's been there at least a month. I'm 18?
See a doctor: Hi, you should definitely see a doctor for an exam in order to determine what it is and how to treat it. ...Read more
I have itchy red spots at the top of my thigh that have turned into bruising
looks like I have been beaten up on my leg.. ?
Itch & bruising: If you have unexplained bruising, please see your doctor. Several possibilities for itching and bruising of isolated spots on body. Scratching an itchy spot can produce bruises, particularly if you occasionally take nsaids, fish oil, vitamin e and other blood thinners. There is also a skin condition called pigmented purpura, inflammation of the smallest blood vessels, which can be itchy. ...Read more
Have lupus. Getting very itchy raised red pores (far apart) on arm, legs, torso. Getting lots of bruising around them. Not sure if from itchy.Cause?
Possible: If you have SLE ( systemic lupus erythematosus) then you must know that SLE can affect many different organs and very feequently the skin. The rash of SLE is photosensitive and typically describe as "butterfly rash" on your face, but SLE is known for many other dermatologic manifestations. You should ask your rheumatologist and if in doubt dermatologis can help sometimes with a skin biopsy. ...Read more
Should I be concerned if the skin around my bug bite is red and looks like a bruise but it is not itchy or painful?
Yes: The bruising is the injury to the tissue this will resolve the surrounding redness must be watched to be sure there is no infection and does not spread. Now a bug bite wound is a set up for an infection so keep the are clean and dry and watch for any spreading If so see your doctor ...Read more
Waking up with what appears to be a bug bite but its not it starts off lookn like a mosquito bite gets red itchy goes away leavn bruise i need help?
Bed bugs? mosquito?: Ticks, mosquitoes, bed bugs, spiders, and wasps can leave bruises at the site of the bite. Bites which occur while you sleep and are itchy are likely to be bed bugs, mosquitoes or possibly spiders. Topical Hydrocortisone and avoidance of future insect bites are helpful. The bruising is caused by a chemical the bug uses while feeding. If problem persists see your doctor. ...Read more
A bruise on my wrist has appeared two days ago. It has a red circle in the centre it is not painful just itchy does not disappear when pressed on?
Not sure what insect bit me but it turned from bright red to purple "bruise-like" after a few days, its very itchy and a little swollen,what is this?
Reaction to bite: You are having an allergic (inflammatory) reaction to the bite. When you were bit the insect "injected" really tiny amounts of dirt, feces, and other garbage it has landed on into you. Your body released numerous chemicals and substances to fight off those particles. One of them is histamine which is responsible for some of the redness and itching. Apply ice and take Benadryl to help symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why do my bruises turn red and become itchy and raised in the sun? They look like crazy misqito bites but they are where my bruises are.
Itchy Injury: You are descibing what sounds like a histamine mediated symptom. Soft tissue injury usually results in the release of prostaglandins which ar chemicals in the body associated with inflammation. There are individuals who have unusually large amounts of histamine in the skin and will respond like you descibe. You can test this, by running a nail ove your skin and see if you get a raised red line. ...Read more
Recently my bruises have been getting red raised and itchy when my skin gets hot or cold. I am not on any regular medication so am a little confused as to why this has started this year.?
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