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How To Ease The Pain Of A Blood Blister
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
A heavy object fell on my toe and there is a painful blood blister. What can I do to relieve pain or make the blister go away?
ICE: Place ice on area, rest, elevate and take nsaid. Blister will not go away, you injured yourself, so swelling is the bodies first response. If blister and pain increases, then seek medical care. If this is not an option, clean area with alochol, place a needle over a match for 60 seconds, then pop blister. Slowly drain blood, apply perioxide or alochol, apply a bacterial ointment and cover. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a recurring "ulcer" on the right side of my tongue. It is very painful.Can you help with a diagnosis? There is usually no visible sign. Yesterday i saw what looks like a "blood blister". Today the pain has subsided some, and the visible sign is go
Seek care: You should have that ulcer checked out immediately by your dentist or oral surgeon. In some cases, it may need to be biopsied in order to determine an accurate diagnosis. It could be as simple as a traumatic ulceration or as dangerous as oral cancer. Seek an evaluation without delay. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Small Blood blister inside cheek, bleeds regularly. No pain. I'm a smoker and 36. Could it be oral cancer? Have had it for a few months.
See MD for eval: You should see a primary care doctor in person for a full evaluation. ...Read more
Diabetic, dime-sized blood blister on toe for two weeks. Dark red. Keeping it bandaged. How long will it take to go away? No pain, no itching.
A couple days ago I noticed that I had a dark pink spot on my right knee that was very painful. Burning pain. Then all of the sudden yesterday & today I have a sideways u shaped nasty looking blood blister on it. Today part of the blood blister turned a d
Have a blood blister on outside of bottom lip. been there a couple of years now. no pain or irritation at all, asked my own doctor few months ago ,he ?
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
I have a small blood blister on the outer side of my big toe, how long does it take to heal and how can I prevent pain while running and walking?
Depends: On how much friction or pressure that is put on the blister. May use protective ointment and cover with dressing. Open toe shoes if possible will reduce friction and speed up healing. ...Read more
Can IV damage cause recurring blood blister on fingertip w pain & tenderness throughout arm? Years after IV damage was done? This happens evry 6-9 mos
Not likely: IV damage to a vein in the distant past leaves a scarred vein, but wouldn't cause recurring finger tip lesions. It's best to have a physician examine the lesion when they are present and then get his or her advice after the evaluation. ...Read more
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