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For the past 4 weeks, I've had a green painful but itchy bruise that has not changed at all, and I just got another one the other day. Why?
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
I have a Mosquitoes bite for almost a month... still very itchy... Bruise around the around... Plus I have been having Diarrhea for the past week... s?
Mosquito bite: Did you actually see the mosquito bite? Have you travelled to South Florida or Sourh America? (Zika) It may not be a mosquito bite but another bug (spider). Would follow up today with urgent care as you may need antibiotics and further evaluation, regular mosquito bites resolve within 1-2 weeks..,
Have had these red puffy bumps like mosquito bites. They are all over been few days now. N just today woke up to some of them being itchy bruises.
Bites: Is there are mosquitoes around would suspect these.
Thought I had an mosquito bite on my thigh as itchy but it was a large itchy bruise (no injury). It went away, but has now returned in the same spot.
I have had a large (3" diameter) itchy purple bruise develop around a tick bite within 24 hours. Should I be worried about Lyme?
Uncertain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed.
So I know I'm allergic to insect bites and that's what started my legs to itch but it's been over a week and now I'm excessively itchy and have bruises?
I am getting these little red bumps that pop up random just anywhere that are very itchy. I've bruised myself bad even have one bump in my palm for a few days now. What could this be?
I have itchiness which easy bruises w/mild scratch. My pcp wants test for cushing as I've fatigue, amenorrhea, adrenal cyst. Does cushing make u itch?
No Itching is not pa: Itching is not commonly part of cushing's, yet it is too non specific a condition. But bruising does need medical evaluation and could be caused by something serious going on.
Pin point red dots on wrist and yellow/brown bruise. Itchy skin all over. Few lumps on legs, sore muscles, nerve pain. Allergies? The rash went in 20m
Difficult to say: It is difficult to say what this could be. It could be urticara. You might want to have this evaluated if it reoccurs.
Left a bacteria throat infection to heal on it's own. Now 3 month later I'm having rashes, bruises, itchy skin, sore muscles, tingling feet, headaches?
Get evaluated ASAP: See your doctor and get it evaluated. This can be serious.
Possible dermatitis: This possible dermatitis could be inching enough to make you scratch it hard enough to produce bruises. On the other hand, there are numerous causes of bruises and the skin and you need to be evaluated that if you're bruising is excessive. I'm sorry I can't solve your problem here. You need to see a dermatologist.
I woke up this morning and my thighs were really itchy. Now a blue bruise has formed with purple dots. Can this be normal when scratching or more?
Waking up with what appears to be a bug bite but its not it starts off lookn like a mosquito bite gets red itchy goes away leavn bruise I need help?
Bed bugs? Mosquito?: Ticks, mosquitoes, bed bugs, spiders, and wasps can leave bruises at the site of the bite. Bites which occur while you sleep and are itchy are likely to be bed bugs, mosquitoes or possibly spiders. Topical Hydrocortisone and avoidance of future insect bites are helpful. The bruising is caused by a chemical the bug uses while feeding. If problem persists see your doctor.
I have itching in a few spots on my thigh. Now the itchy spots turned into bruises but still itch. Why? And how can I treat it?
My 4yr old has a small red spot on the inner side of the arm. Not raised, not itchy. Looks like a bruise but too small to be?
Possible bite.: Depending on how long it has been there, it could still be a bruise, although if it is bright red, it sounds like a broken capillary (small blood vessel) or possibly spider bite. To be sure, you should show his doctor. If there are many of them appearing, you should call his doctor and/or take him to the emergency room ASAP, as that could be a sign of a more serious illness.