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My Simple Skin Wounds Heal Slowly What Is The Cause
My skin on my lower arms bruise and tear really easily. It takes a long time to heal. What causes this?
21 y/o male, thin, relatively healthy. Wound healing is delayed and skin cuts or scars heal very very slow. What could be the cause? Digestion?
Get checked: Delayed wound healing is seen in severl serious health conditions including diabetes, lupus, and immune deficiency diseases. If you even suspect you have delayed healing get checked out as soon as possible, don't delay, as most of these conditions are treatable. Go to see a dr today! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Non- healing sore: Skin cancer is divided into two major groups: non-melanoma and melanoma. Basal cell carcinoma is a type of non-melanoma skin cancer, and is the most common form of cancer in the United States. According to the american cancer society, 75% of all skin cancers are basal cell carcinomas. A sore that does not heal can be a skin cancer. See your dermatologist. ...Read more
Slow Wound healing: Wounds or sores that take more than a few weeks to heal might be infected and require medical treatment, and often indicate an underlying disease such as diabetes, Vascular issues (Poor blood flow), blood clotting factor issues, etc. If your wounds take months to heal, see the Dr. and get a good exam and routine labs. Best wishes. ...Read more
What are the symptoms of micro tears in skin on face?? How do I heal them??? What really causes them?? How to know if I have them or not??
Many things: The skin is a complex organ. When skin does not heal it suggests something is missing in the pathways that the skin takes from break down to being healed. Most commonly seen are high glucose from poorly treated diabetes, low blood proteins in malnourished patients, and low oxygen in patietns with perpheral artery disease, excessive bacterial colonization leading to infection and skin cancer. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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