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I noticed I been getting bruises for no reason does this a circulation problem?

I noticed I been getting bruises for no reason does this a circulation problem?

Not necessarily: Easy bruisability could indicate a bleeding disorder (factor deficiency, platelet abnormality or deficiency), a hormonal abnormality such as cushing's, side effects of medications such as aspirin, plavix, (clopidogrel) prednisone. As one ages, there is less subdermal fat, and therefore people who are older may also normally bruise more easily. ...Read more

Dr. Shari Jackson
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Circulation (Definition)

1.Movement to and fro or around something, esp. That of fluid in a closed system. 2.The continuous motion by which the blood travels through all parts of the body under the action of the heart. Compliments ...Read more


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I just started having some pretty bad circulation problems. Could this be the reason why I am getting bruised easily?

I just started having some pretty bad circulation problems. Could this be the reason why I am getting bruised easily?

See below: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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What can cause a person to get random bruises all over body for no reason and without any pain?

What can cause a person to get random bruises all over body for no reason and without any pain?

Blood disorder : Could be from a bleeding disorder but in many cases some women do bruise easily -- if it is extensive get blood testing. ...Read more

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I bruise very easily the slightest bump on the arm and i get a bruise. Is there a reason for this?

I bruise very easily the slightest bump on the arm and i get a bruise. Is there a reason for this?

Could be normal: Some people just bruise more easily than others. If this is how you normally react to minor bumps it could be normal. However if this is something new, you should have it checked out. ...Read more

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I get deep bruises all over for no reason. Has been happening 2 yrs. My dr. Has sent me to check white cell count. Its normal. Why is this happening?

I get deep bruises all over for no reason. Has been happening 2 yrs. My dr. Has sent me to check white cell count. Its normal. Why is this happening?

Bleeding disorder?: Did you doctor also check your platelet count, and run tests for presence or absence of various clotting factors? Unexplained bruises that occur easily or for no apparent reason may indicate a bleeding disorder, especially if the bruising is accompanied by frequent nosebleeds or bleeding gums. You need a more thorough workup, possibly by a hematologist. ...Read more

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I am 32 y/o Black, very fair-skinned female and I often get bruises on mylegs for no reason. they last for weeks. Is there anyway to get rid of them?

I am 32 y/o Black, very fair-skinned female and I often get bruises on mylegs for no reason. they last for weeks. Is there anyway to get rid of them?

Cause?: You are taking the wrong approach. I am not worried about the brusing but the cause. You want to know why this is happening and not worry about getting rid of them. You need to see your PCP and consider to see a hematologist. IN the meantime how much aspirin or advil (ibuprofen) are you taking.? The cause not the bruise are the most important. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Why do I get bruises all over my legs for no reason? 5 unexplainable bruises, not a result of any type of trauma or impact.

Why do I get bruises all over my legs for no reason? 5 unexplainable bruises, not a result of any type of trauma or impact.

Easy bruising: Is this new? Also, over the legs, one may not notice mild traumas in day to day activites. If it is new u should see ur doc to get some blood tests. Sometimes soem infections can cause ur plartelet functions to be abnormal or it may be a new problem. ...Read more

Dr. Melissa Gowans
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Ecchymoses (Definition)

Ecchymoses are bruises. Bruises are purple or red collections of blood under the skin that appear after blood vessels in the skin break, causing the blood to spread through the tissues ...Read more


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Bruising (Definition)

Bruises may occur over skin that is injured. Bruising from very minor injury can be a sign ...Read more