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Purple Bruise Turns Red Month Later
Suddenly a couple of blue purplish spots appeard on my back. Two quite dark. Rest looks faded.. What is it?
Send us image: Not sure what those are without seeing them. Send us an image. ...Read more
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
Had black/dark blue 2mm raised round spot on labia, popped, dark blood came out. Now spot flat,light purple, sound like a blood blister?Is it healing?
Insect bite started off red, but then started to get larger and turned dark purple? Also has dark red spotted lines going off it?
See doctor: It sounds like you have an infected bite tha needs treatment. ...Read more
Red spots appeared on my body then turned purple a few days later and it's still there 3 weeks later! what could it be?
Does this mole that has turned black within a week look like melanoma also has a red patch around it, was a normal colour before pale brown ?
See a dermatologist: A mole that is altering its appearance should be evaluated by an expert. ...Read more
Positive pregnancy test yesterday that night dark brown blood appears then stopped today dark red bleeding starts again it stopped little pain?
I think I got bitten. The places turn red and itchy then swollen+purple then turned my skin a blackish color.this black color has stayed for weeks?
Bitten: Do you have brown recluse spiders in your area? Sounds like a similar type of bite ...Read more
Small, circular spotted rash, was red in colour now turning brown over the last few days, slightly raised, not painful. On top of arm. What is it?
Ring shaped rash: Sounds like this could be ring worm- a fungal infection if the skin. It's quite common esp in hot environments, and if contact with kids. You might want to try Clotrimazole 1% or other topical anti fungal cream for 10 days. If that doesn't wipe it out, better show it to a doc for definitive evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
I started bleeding when wiped yesterday red and brown blood. Now day 10 after
Embryo transfer more dark red blood has appeared is it failing?
Have blackish brown raised mole looking bump on chest with red around it. Was skin colored before then changed colors?
See doctor: Dark greyish brown discharge could be a sign of bacterial vaginosis (typically associated with greyish discharge). Orange isn't a typical color for discharge either, so you may want to see your family doctor or gynecologist to get checked out and make sure health of vagina is good. BV is common and is typically not a STD, but rather an overgrowth of normal bacteria of the vagina. Best of luck ! ...Read more
Small red itchy bump came up then got larger developed white head then bright red and painful. Got black crus.Then several more came up in same area.
Folliculitis: Small itchy red bumps that then develop a white head and appear in crops may be an infection of the hair follicles called folliculitis. Folliculitis is commonly caused by bacteria on the skin. Warm compresses may be applied to the rash but often it will resolve on it's own. Avoid shaving the affected region until the rash clears. ...Read more
I started spotting on Sunday 18th and it was bright red. It got heavier and still bright red but sometimes it has a pink ish colour.
Sometimes it is hard: to know whether you are spotting or are having a brief, early period. The line between those two is quite blurry. The pinkish color just means there is more mucus mixed in. Many factors: are you sexually active, using contraceptives, is your period usually regular, do you have symptoms/signs of infection? If you could possibly be pregnant do a test. Otherwise see doc if bleeding persists. ...Read more
I had a red dot on my palm three weeks ago. This week it swelled red and now has little white bumps surrounding the red dot under the skin and hurts.
Palm pain: What you describe may be an infection starting to spread in your palm. You should be seen to diagnosis this problem and get treatment. If you do not have a doctor then go to walk in clinic. ...Read more
Recently my cheeks have been turning red and purple. The red is normal, but it started turning shades of purple, it happens on random occasions. Why?
What provocates this: Do you notice anything that provokes your cheeks to turn red? Many people experience this phenomenon when embarrassed or during temperature changes. Normally cheeks turn red because your blood vessels dilate. Purple cheeks are indicative of vessel spasm and lack of blood flow to your cheeks. This problem should abate with time. If you have pain or associated symptoms see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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