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What may cause a blood blister on palate?

What may cause a blood blister on palate?

Trauma: Usually it is the result of trauma such as rough food (taco chip?), or suction. But if it doesn't disappear within a week -10 days, call your dentist to check it. If it doesn't resolve it might be something more serious. Please follow up on this. ...Read more

Dr. David Hardin
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Blood Blister (Definition)

A blood blister forms when skin and small blood vessels are damaged without breaking the skin. Trapped beneath the skin surface is some blood and skin fluid. Blood blisters are commonly caused by accidents in which the skin is pinched by a tool or a heavy weight, or they may occur from constant ...Read more


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Saw speclist blister on big toe dr drain 2 weeks later blood blister same spot dr drain again what is going on , not due to shoes?

Saw  speclist blister on big toe dr drain 2 weeks later blood blister same spot dr drain again what is going on , not due to shoes?

The blood blister: is a common "complication" of drainage of any blister since a needle is used blood may result!
There is probably nothing "going on"
Hope this helps

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A drained blood blister on my thumb filled with water and today it is yellow but with no pain and less redness. Should I leave it alone to heal?

A drained blood blister on my thumb filled with water and today it is yellow but with no pain and less redness. Should I leave it alone to heal?

Good idea: there are special bandaids for blisters now. ok to use.
if you keep messing with the blister, you may get it infected. ...Read more

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My podiatrist popped a large blood blister on my foot 3.5 wk ago. The area is still numb from the procedure and the part she cut to drain is black!

My podiatrist popped a large blood blister on my foot 3.5 wk ago. The area is still numb from the procedure and the part she cut to drain is black!

Go back for follow : Up. All you state is they popped a blister, this would not involve anything put puncturing the roof of the blister which would not cause any residual numbness, so I do not believe the numbness is a result of anything the doctor did. (If that's what they did). The black color may be an eschar or scab like lesion which again may be completely normal and will heal over time o r the doc can clean it ...Read more

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What should I do with dried up blood blister skin?

What should I do with dried up blood blister skin?

Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine): Apply silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) to the skin area with bandage. Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) helps healing of the potential wound however the skin may deroof on its own. Do not peel back skin without proper medical supervision. ...Read more

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What are red blood blister on skin beside labia?

What are red blood blister on skin beside labia?

Don't understand: I am sorry but I do not understand what you are asking. Please consider re-submitting with clarification. ...Read more

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There is a small piece of skin in my vagina that is very swollen at the bottom an has a hard blood blister looking piece at the top it s extremely painful showed up about a week ago i ve had the same sex partner for almost a year and have never had any st

There is a small piece of skin in my vagina that is very swollen at the bottom an has a hard blood blister looking piece at the top it s extremely painful showed up about a week ago i ve had the same sex partner for almost a year and have never had any st

See an OB/GYN: This superficially sounds like an outbreak of herpes genitalis. This could be recurrence of a prior infection, or a new infection given to you by your partner. Just because you are monogamous does not necessarily mean your partner is. Need to have a chat and go to gynecologist and be checked. ...Read more

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So, I am 17 a few weeks ago noticed a little red blood blister looking bump underneath my left breast its above skin. No pain or itching what is it??

So, I am 17 a few weeks ago noticed a little red blood blister looking bump underneath my left breast its above skin. No pain or itching what is it??

Angioma.: Most likely an angioma, which is basically a harmless mole made of blood vessels. There are other possibilities. If you're worried, let a dermatologist look at it and tell you for sure. ...Read more

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I have had a dark red raised bump on my back for about 2 months - looks like a combination of a pimple and blood blister. Could this be skin cancer?

I have had a dark red raised bump on my back for about 2 months -  looks like a combination of a pimple and blood blister. Could this be skin cancer?

Skin lesion: Any lesion on the skin that has increased in size or changed in appearance should be evaluated by your doctor. If it has changed it should be removed. ...Read more

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There's a blister on my foot that feels like a callous. There is dark red under the skin. I've had it a while. Is it a blood blister? How do I get rid

There's a blister on my foot that feels like a callous. There is dark red under the skin. I've had it a while. Is it a blood blister? How do I get rid

Have it evaluated: Some causes of corns or calluses include: friction, pressure, repetitive trauma, and a limitation of joint motion. Some may develop bleeding under the callus resulting in a darkened discoloration of the underlying skin. You may benefit with the use of a special topical moisturize and the use of a pumice stone or an emory board. Consult with your podiatrist and determine the best approach for you. ...Read more

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I'm pregnant and have what looks like a blood blister on my arm. It has gotten larger and is now a piece of blood filled skin hanging off my arm.

Probably hemangioma: This probably represents a growth of blood vessels or dilated capillaries called a demorgans spot. Have it evaluated if it is growing or changing. ...Read more

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Blood blister on heel a few days ago. Ignored. Now there's a v.Painful blister with what looks white beneath the skin. Not burst. Infected? Treatment?

Drain it: If you have no medical conditions like diabetes, etc, it is generally safe to drain a blister after 2-3 days to allow the skin underneath to develop. Use a clean needle soaked for 15 minutes in isopropyl alcohol. Drain, then cover with a sterile gauze pad and some antibiotic ointment. If discomfort doesn't resolve in a few days, if it becomes red or starts draining pus, see a podiatrist promptly. ...Read more

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Should i pop a blood blister from wart treatment with liquid nitrogen?Its been 3 weeks,and if i pop it should i remove/cut all the skin has the virus?

Blister from freeze: Take a sterile needle or pin, and clean the skin, and then poke the blister and try to push the contents out, without ripping the skin too much. The top skiin is likely already dead and the wart virus is likely not active or alive. ...Read more

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I am a 59 year old white male. When having intercourse with my wife. Penus gets blood blisters and taring were shaft and head connect?


I am a 59 year old white male. When having intercourse with my wife. Penus gets blood blisters and taring were shaft and head connect?

Here are some...: The specifics in point is unclear from this question. Therefore, a pointed answer can not be offered. But, clinically, the issues related with long tight redundant foreskin remain the commonest concern; if so, right topical hygiene is essential and timely circumcision is usually required to solve the long-term concern and bother. ...Read more

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My boyfriends penis turned black and blue under the head of it last night after sex. There is swelling but no pain. It looks like blood blisters ?

My boyfriends penis turned black and blue under the head of it last night after sex. There is swelling but no pain. It looks like blood blisters ?

Rupturing vein?: The described scenario very likely represents the occurrence of rupturing superficial penile vein with local blood infiltration leading to ecchymosis-black & blue, which will extend its involvement & fade its color in 1-2 wks, and leave no consequential harm but with possible recurrence - though rare. If hurting with a node at the center of ..., unwanted penile curvature may appear. More? Ask Dr. ...Read more

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I have blood blisters On my penis due to friction. Been there for a while , but how can I get rid of them ? Located skin below the head

I have blood blisters On my penis due to friction. Been there for a while , but how can I get rid of them ? Located skin below the head

How long???: "a while" does not qualify as an estimate of time. Days, weeks, months???? If they really are blood blisters, present several days, they will resolve in 1 or 2 weeks. ...Read more

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Can i put dry ice on blood blisters forming on my scrotum to get rid of them? I'm getting blood blisters & have been popping them, but they keep coming back. Some dried out & formed skin bumps. Itchy.

Here are some ...: Please stop popping them, which may just some senile harmless hemangioma and tend to occur in some men as they age. To verify what they are and how to handle them, seek pro-evaluation and counseling once for all so to ease and benefit life down the road. On the way to see doc, bring the detailed Hx of the concerned symptoms and signs for analysis + exams ... ...Read more

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I have recently come down with pneumonia and was give zpack and prednisone the next day I had blood blisters and skin peeling in my mouth checks

Stop go to dr: Call your doctor immediately, and stop the medication. You may be developing a serious adverse outcome from the medication called Stevens Johnson syndrome. It requires immediate care. ...Read more

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How do I treat a blood blister?

How do I treat a blood blister?

Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of infection in a dressed open wound is still higher than that of an intact blister. The blister will gradually resolve with time. ...Read more

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How can you treat a blood blister?

How can  you treat a blood blister?

Leave or release: If the pressure is unbearable, clean it and a sterile needle with some alcohol and puncture it from the side to release the blood. Do not remove the roof as this will act as a natural dressing until the skin underneath heals and pushes this dead skin off. I recommend aquaphor and a bandage for 24 hrs after puncturing. And do not touch it if you are diabetic and it is on your foot - get checked. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Miller
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Blistering (Definition)

A blister is a collection of fluid under the epidermis. A blistering rash is one in which ...Read more