Top
30
Doctor insights on: Causes Of Bruise On Lower Right Abdomen

Share

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


3

3
I've had pain and aching in lower abdomen for 48 hours. The area feels firm and tender when pressed. Any ideas what might be the cause?

I've had pain and aching in lower abdomen for 48 hours. The area feels firm and tender when pressed. Any ideas what might be the cause?

Time for exam: It could be a urinary infection, inflammation of your bowel, even appendicitis. It might be a muscle strain or a hernia. In any case it is very worth your time and the inconvenience of having a medical practitioner examine you and maybe order some tests. Don't worry about it, just do it. ...Read more

4

4
Pressure, bloated, hard feeling on lower left abdomen, tender to touch. Felt when I cough & lean forward. Middle chest pain when cracking back. Cause?

Pressure, bloated, hard feeling on lower left abdomen, tender to touch. Felt when I cough & lean forward. Middle chest pain when cracking back. Cause?

Left lower abdomen: You could have an incarcerated hernia. Hopefully, it is not strangulating from your description. Better have it checked ASAP. You can check about your chest pain then. Doubt it is an item of real severity. Of consideration, have you been coughing a lot lately? H/o of asthma? Brochitis? It can be related to your develop of your hernia. ...Read more

5

5
What could be causing the pain and tenderness in my lower left abdomen? I have pain in my lower left abdomen which sometimes causes me to be very bloated. It is tender to the touch, too. It has been persistent for the last here and a half weeks. I does co

That : That is a long time to have abdominal pain, so please be evaluated immediately by your doctor. Possibilities include diverticulitis (little loops on the bowel that get infected), constipation, urinary tract infection, ovarian issues (if you are a woman), and other bowel problems. If you have increased pain, fever, or vomiting, then you will have to go to the er. ...Read more

7

7
What causes tender aching skin and muscles especially on lower left abdomen? Other symptoms include blood, undigested food and lots of mucus in stool

What causes tender aching skin and muscles especially on lower left abdomen? Other symptoms include blood, undigested food and lots of mucus in stool

Your Doctor can help: Blood in the stool is always worry some. You can go and see your gp and ask him to examine you and check you blood for any problems. For a young person, you are already affected by more problems than i would expect. You need to exercise daily and eat healthy diet(this is just general advice which may get your mind off the illnesses that are affecting you a bit sooner than later). ...Read more

8

8
What r some causes of haveing a cramp on one side of your lower abdomen and haveing tender breast other than pregnancy? Because im still a vrigin

What r some causes of haveing a cramp on one side of your lower abdomen and haveing tender breast other than pregnancy? Because im still a vrigin

Many: There are many causes, but one of the more common cause could be ovulation which would cause both pain on one side as well as breast tenderness. However if the pain is worsening or not improving in a short period of time, an evaluation by your doctor may be needed. ...Read more

10

10
Right abdomen is double the left side, it is lower and into back area. Very firm, looks bruised, and discomfort. MRI doesn't show anything???

Right abdomen is double the left side, it is lower and into back area. Very firm, looks bruised, and discomfort. MRI doesn't show anything???

Right abd pain: When your doctor examined your abdomen, did he find any abnormality? Have you had a pelvic exam? You may need a consultation with another doctor if you are not getting the help you need. ...Read more

11

11
I had a C-section 4 months ago and now have pain on my lower left side of the abdomen. Feels like a bruise but no bruise is there. What could it be?

Scar tissue: It could be scar tissue, depends on the way you heal. It is a good idea to get your doctor to examine you if the pain gets worse. ...Read more

12

12
Non itchy blotches on abdomen. Red small spots on my abdomen (middle, sides and upper, non lower). Some have a bruised look about them with a blue ish?

Non itchy blotches on abdomen. Red small spots on my abdomen (middle, sides and upper, non lower). Some have a bruised look about them with a blue ish?

Blotches on abdomen: Any trauma? Fever? May be from infection, liver dysfunction, autoimmune, allergy, possibly a variant of telangectasias Would follow up today with urgent care/ ER and get blood count, metabolic profile including liver tests and sedimentation rate ...Read more

13

13
Pain right side abdomen behind lower rib after eating with a bruise?

Ulcer or gallstones.: These symptoms can be due to gallstones, ulcers or irritable bowel.Please see your gastyroenterolgist for endoscopy and ultrasound.Avoid coffe , tea and sugarless gum. ...Read more

14

14
Pain right side abdomen behind lower rib after eating with a bruise. What does this mean?

Grey Turner?: I would seek out medical attention immediately. This could be grey-turner sign, which can be seen in the setting of pancreatitis. ...Read more

15

15
My intestines feel bruised when I touch my lower right abdomen. It feels bruised on the skin as well as in the intestines. Please help.

My intestines feel bruised when I touch my lower right abdomen.  It feels bruised on the skin as well as in the intestines.  Please help.

Considerations...: Causes of recurrent abdominal discomfort as described may be identified by first addressing signs/symptoms so as to localize the organ involved: in women: vaginal discharge or bleeding, alteration in periods, pregnancy risk? Fever, nausea, vomiting, altered stool pattern, blood with stool, tenderness, distension? Painful urination, blood in urine? Recent trauma, herniation? Stressors? Other risks? ...Read more

16

16
Moms been on lovenox (enoxaparin) for 2 yrs now. She has serious bruising on abdomen which causes her pain. Any way to minimize the bruising?

Moms been on lovenox (enoxaparin) for 2 yrs now. She has serious bruising on abdomen which causes her pain. Any way to minimize the bruising?

Not really: Lovenox (enoxaparin) is an anticoagulant. It leads to easy bruising, and the injection itself leads to bruising. The only thing that can be changed is the medication (ask if there is an alternative to Lovenox that is not injected). ...Read more

17

17
I have been experiencing unexplained bruising to the left side of my body. The bruising aren't exclusive to a limb or abdomen. No injury to cause?

I have been experiencing unexplained bruising to the left side of my body. The bruising aren't exclusive to a limb or abdomen. No injury to cause?

This might: be the first symptom of coagulopathy or platelet disorder, so you need to consult a physician for blood tests. ...Read more

18

18
Hi, when i wake up in the morning, I have been experiencing a feeling that my lower abdomen and lower back feel bruised on the inside. Is this normal?

Hi, when i wake up in the morning, I have been experiencing a feeling that my lower abdomen and lower back feel bruised on the inside. Is this normal?

Pain: It's not normal to have persistent lower back and lower abdominal pain. If you haven't seen your primary care physician for an evaluation it would be a good idea to do so. There could be something straightforward that can be diagnosed, but there are also many other things that can be causative for your symptoms that might be more serious. Make an appointment to see your doctor. Good luck! ...Read more

19

19
I felt a little tenderness on the lower left part of my abdomen. I looked and I have a rather large bruise there. I don't recall injuring myself in th?

I felt a little tenderness on the lower left part of my abdomen. I looked and I have a rather large bruise there. I don't recall injuring myself in th?

Hard to: Tell without examination. Usually bruises result from injury or coagulopathies due to medications or illness. A doctors examination will determine if observation or further work up is indicated ...Read more

21

21
Im 37wks pregnant n I have a swollen sac on my lower abdomen. Few days ago 2 bruises showed up now the whole area is bruised n red shld i b worried?

Im 37wks pregnant n I have a swollen sac on my lower abdomen. Few days ago 2 bruises showed up now the whole area is bruised n red shld i b worried?

Internet Medicine: Please. Sign off of the internet. Something is seriously wrong. Please contact your OB or your family physician and get in to be seen today. ...Read more

22

22
I have a bruise that just appeared on my lower right abdomen - no trauma. I know I have a bad gall bladder. Could they be related?

I have a bruise that just appeared on my lower right abdomen - no trauma.  I know I have a bad gall bladder. Could they be related?

Probably not: Your gall bladder in in the right upper quadrant. You should be seen to determine if it is anything serious. ...Read more

24

24
My 5 year old daughter has a bruise on the lower left side of her abdomen. about two days ago it was the size of a pea now it is bigger with lump?

My 5 year old daughter has a bruise on the lower left side of her abdomen.  about two days ago it was the size of a pea now it is bigger with lump?

Most likely: she bruised herself while playing. the contusion at that area was mostly hidden except for the pea size lump as the time passed more of it has come to the skin as it resorbs. If it is still there in a week or if other symptoms develop, take her to be seen. ...Read more

25

25
Sharp pains in my lower stomach, a lumpy spot on my lower left abdomen that feels like it is bruised, but doesn't look bruised. Should i be worried?

Possibly: You are already worried, and the best way to alleviate this is to see a doctor and have this examined. This can be something in the abdominal wall, beneath the wall in the peritoneal cavity, and if in the cavity, emanating from one of several different structures. In most instances this will not be a major threat to you, but does need further evaluation. See a doctor and get examined. Good luck. ...Read more

26

26
Woke up with two unexplained bruises on my lower abdomen on saturday morning (one on the left and the other on the right) each about 3 inches long..?

Woke up with two unexplained bruises on my lower abdomen on saturday morning (one on the left and the other on the right) each about 3 inches long..?

Pain: The most important question is whether or not your in pain. If you are, get to a doctor immediately. If your not, i would see if it resolves in a few days. ...Read more

27

27
Noticed a bruise right lower abdomen no trauma feel.like its getting bigger slight pain in area?

Noticed a bruise right lower abdomen no trauma feel.like its getting bigger slight pain in area?

Bruise: if it is getting bigger you should go to the emergency department or at the least urgent care to be sure there is nothing wrong ...Read more

28

28
I'm 4 weeks and 5 days preg.I have bad feeling in mid lower right abdomen, like bruising feeling. Should i go to er?

I'm 4 weeks and 5 days preg.I have bad feeling in mid lower right abdomen, like bruising feeling. Should i go to er?

Dont go to ER: No. Doctors get very frustrated with this question. You are pregnant. You call or go see your ob. This is in no way a reason to go to the emergency room. ...Read more

29

29
My lower left abdomen feels bruised. Is this a symptom of early pregnancy? Also I usually have 7 day periods. Then suddenly had a 2 day one.

My lower left abdomen feels bruised. Is this a symptom of early pregnancy? Also I usually have 7 day periods. Then suddenly had a 2 day one.

My adivse is to: Get a home pregnancy test and go from there. You sound like you could be pregnant assuming your sexually active, which I assume you are or wouldn't be asking :-) If your worried about family and friends, share with those you trust. If you are pregnant, it's important ot have support people in place. Best to you and be well ! ...Read more

30

30
I've had gradual stomach pains , and over the past few hours I've noticed some bruising on my right lower part of my abdomen is appearing . Help!

Abdomen: Bruising is usually caused by trauma, or sometimes by low platelet counts. A CBC (complete blood count) test will help find out. Please consult with a doctor to talk about your stomach pain since more testing is needed. ...Read more

Dr. Melissa Gowans
2,101 doctors shared insights

Bruising (Definition)

Bruising = a contusion with ...Read more