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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
Can you get a pimple underneath a mole? I have a mole that just developed a bump like a pimple. After i took a hot shower it drained a little.
Pimple: Yes a pimple or cyst may develop under an existing mole. If the mole itself is changing size, color , or shape , and /or the "bump" described does not resolve , have it examined by a dermatologist. ...Read more
Possibly: Remember your abcd's when thinking of melanoma. Look for moles with asymmetry boarders that are irregular color differences within the same mole diameter greater than 6mm also any new mole or old that starts to itch, bleed or ulcerate should be of concern. Another rule is the ugly duckling rule. Which refers to a mole that looks distantly different from the others on your body. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Noticed a bruise next to shin and swelling around it. Is this just a bruise or could be a blood clot?
Not a blood clot: Blood clots (the BAD deep venous kind) occur behind the tibia or shin bone within the deep vasculature. Your bruising is more likely due to more direct type trauma with expected local swelling. The hematoma can take several weeks to resolve. a protective wrap may be all that is needed to avoid recurrent injury to the tender area. If pain persists longer than that, orthopaedic evaluation is needed. ...Read more
Maybe: Varicose veins are abnormal veins and prone to certain problems. If hit over a varicose it might develop superficial thrombophlebitis. This is an inflammatory reaction with thrombus of a vein under the skin. It could also bleed under the skin. Either one could form a "bump". Treatment is conservative but if it persists, don't hesitate to get it checked out. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
It should: Resolve.Get a more detailed answer ›
no: Hematoma from contusion is accumulation of blood will show bruised mark. ...Read more
Yes: However, with bleeding tendency, you must be cautious. Further, since you already have a blood disorder, the infectious risks from getting a tattoo will mean you have to be even more cautious and concerned. New needles, new inks, and sterile areas are a must. ...Read more
Why did a steroid shot on hip for pharyngitis leave a huge bruise and bump?Very painful.Never had a bruise like this before from a shot.
IM injection: Hello, the injection you received probably caused a hematoma. The medication is delivered into a large muscle for a quick action within our bodies. I see you take ibuprophen, tylenol (acetaminophen) and motrin? Do you realize that ibuprophen and Motrin are the same medications? The hematoma may be due to the fact that you are taking meds that could put you at risk for bleeding. See your family doctor for both. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A bruise: Is a hematoma. Some have more bleeding than others. If you feel you bleed a little too much. Then see your doctor for an eval. Check your blood ...Read more