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Causes Of Skin Tear
Vaginal dryness causing skin to tear and get sores. Making intercourse painful. What's wrong with me? Definitely not an sti.
What are the symptoms of micro tears in skin on face?? How do I heal them??? What really causes them?? How to know if I have them or not??
Easy bruising: As you age skin is thinner ( less fat) so less protective effect on capillaries when there is even minor trauma . Alos medications like ASA, coumadin, (warfarin) blood thinners, fish oil, Vit E, ginko, ginger , steroids,estrogens make it easier to bleed or compromise the integrity of the skin .Conditions like liver disease, low platelets, vasculitis , B12, Vit K ,zinc deficiency affect bleeding. ...Read more
I'm a 60 year old female, my skin on my forearms is thin and it tears and bruises very easily, what might be the cause?
BRUISING SKIN: IF YOU TAKE MEDICATIONS, THOSE MAY BE THE CAUSE. PLEASE CHECK WITH YOUR DOCTOR. ...Read more
Rash between my buttocks has caused skin to darken. I also get tear in between the crack if I wipe/wash to hard. How can I treat this area?
Keep Clean And Dry: Chronic chafing due to breakdown of skin caused by daily moisture/heat/bacteria is likely cause of symptoms. Inflamed skin darkens after healing, color may lighten with time. Do wash daily with soap/water, taking care to cleanse after bowel movements, use sensitive-skin baby wipes between washing. Dry thoroughly, may use diaper powder with zinc oxide for sore areas. See doctor if problems healing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My skin on my lower arms bruise and tear really easily. It takes a long time to heal. What causes this?
My husband has a 1/2 in tear in his skin between his tail bone and anus. It is red and open, possibly needs stitches. What would cause this?
My wife has severe allergy near her vagina , it itches , skin tears and the area is always watery ..What could be the cause and what is the remedy ?
Allergy?: This is not necessarily an allergy. These symptoms may be associated with infections as well such as yeast among others. If there is a association with an exposure prior to a flair of symptoms, there may be an allergic trigger. Latex allergy with exposure to latex condoms occasionally presents this way. I suggest starting with your wife seeing her gynecologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Touching skin around armpit a certain way causes burning tearing pain mid bicep very painfull no rash no discoloration two weeks now?
Radiculopathy: The nerves that come out of your neck form a plexus of nerves that povide sensation and motor control to the biceps and armpit area. Nerve entrapments or inflammations could cause your described symptoms. See a neurologist or gp to get checked for neuropathy involving the brachial plexus. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer