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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. . , ...Read more
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. ...Read more
So I know I'm allergic to insect bites and thats 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. ...Read more