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Eyelid Blood Blister
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
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
Watch: This can be spontaneous. Watch, if it does not resolve get it checked out. ...Read more
Petechia: Tiny little blood blisters/petechia can come from high pressure on the body and suffocation. So depending on the extracurricular activity, this may be a result of that! ...Read more
I have a blood blister under my eyelid which seems to have "ruptured" and has spread, looking like a blackeye.?
Leave alone: Just don't blame me for the shiner! But the best approach is to just leave the area alone. Keep your head elevated by sleeping on extra pillows or put thick books under the head side of your mattress. Ice packs to the area on and off for 5 minutes every hour additionally helps. ...Read more
Possibly: Warm compresses can speed reabsorption of the blood. Causes such as hypertension, blood thinning meds; aspirin, ibuprophen, and other nsaids must be adjusted to lowest effective dose to prevent rebleeds. Allergies and dry eye need to be controlled and treated to prevent eye rubbing. ...Read more
Something that looks like a small blood blister appeared under my eye a few months ago and is still there. Could it be cancer?
Eyelid Lesion: Would need to have it evaluated by an Ophthalmologist or Dermatologist to know for sure. ...Read more
I have ITP, and today I took a little nap and woke up with a blood blister under my eye, from corner of eye, about 3/4 inches long. No pain.
My wife has a very red left eye, looks like a burst vessel. We took a close up photo and there appears to be a raised blood blister style thingin it.?
I have what appears 2 be a blood blister on my rt eyeball. Pain is that of a bruise or severe eye strain. I've tried flushing often, warm compress...
I hope that your BP is controlled. I am a surgeon yet I believe that a conjunctival blood vessel burst and that what you see.
Usually is will get reabsorbed but yet would not be bad to see an eye physician as you have pain too. ...Read more
Is it normal for an eye infection tostart out red and swollen and pus filled to looking like a pus filled swelling that now looks like a blood blister?
Not normal: See an ophthalmologist nowGet a more detailed answer ›
Have it looked at: There are many types and causes of blisters. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections and insect bites can cause blisters on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
BLOOD BLISTER MOUTH:
THIS WILL DEPEND ON a NUMBER OF THINGS:
HOW LONG HAS IT BEEN THERE?
HOW LARGE IS IT?
ONLY ONE BLISTER?
DOES IT HURT?
DO YOU REMEMBER BITING IT?
WHERE IN THE MOUTH EXACTLY?
DO YOU TAKE ANY MEDICATIONS?
IF IT PERSISTS, PLEASE SEE YOUR PCP OR A DERMATOLOGIST.
BEST LUCK. ...Read more
You most likely had:
Some un-noticed trauma! If this happens again or they appear elswhere on your body or if you are bruising excessively get this checked out ASAP
Hope this is helpful! '
Dr Z ...Read more
Keep it clean!!: New piercings are usually cleaned twice a day. Do not twist jewelry / post. Saturate gauze w saline solution (pinch of sea salt in warm water), place on piercing & allow it to gently drip into the piercing. Or you can buy pressurized saline solution at a drug store. An alternate way to clean navel piercings: rapidly turn over a cup of warm saline on to the piercing. This should create a small ...Read more
Watch it: Leave it alone and protect it. Don't pop it. ...Read more
Firm and purple: If you bite your lip/cheek and traumatize inside your mouth, but not enough to break open the suface of skin (mucosa) then you may develop a firm purple-colored bump. Over time the "blood-blister" will pop and drain and should heal quickly. If it does not resolve within 7-10 days, have it checked out. ...Read more
Probably not: But see your doctor to be sure that's all it is. ...Read more
See below: Soak in warm water, apply antiseptic, put a pad around the blister to take pressure of the area. ...Read more