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I've got purple spots on the tip of my finger & there geting larger its a little swollen , its painful if I hit it, I haven't done anything to it?

I've got purple spots on the tip of my finger & there geting larger its a little swollen , its painful if I hit it, I haven't done anything to it?

Purple fingers: Purple spots on the fingers can be due to a variety of things, some of them quite dangerous. It is very important that you see a doctor right away for a full evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a light purple spot on my finger that hurts when i touch it, this is the second time this has happened, it fades away slowly. What is it?

I have a light purple spot on my finger that hurts when i touch it, this is the second time this has happened, it fades away slowly. What is it?

Vessel: This suggests a blood vessel since it fades. Since it is tender your physician will have to evaluate what type of vessel is involved and why it is tender. ...Read more

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Have purple swollen spot on under side of middle finger. Finger keeps going numb and or hurting.

Have purple swollen spot on under side of middle finger.  Finger keeps going numb and or hurting.

Exam now: Because you are feeling pain the finger should be examined by a physician. Difficult to diagnose when not viewing your skin directly. Please arrange a doctor visit ASAP. Possible problems include irritation, rash, or bacterial infection. Good luck ... ...Read more

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Small spots on upper chest, red in colour. Not itchy. Is this a symptom ov HIV, even tho had a rapid finger prick test at 27 week and result was Neg?

Small spots on upper chest, red in colour. Not itchy. Is this a symptom ov HIV, even tho had a rapid finger prick test at 27 week and result was Neg?

Doubtful but: Skin rash can be caused by many things including viral infections other than HIV. You did not mention whether you have had unprotected sex during the past 40 weeks and thus a negative test at 27 weeks cannot tell you whether you have contracted HIV or not. Nonetheless if it is from another viral infection or a drug reaction, the rash should resolve in ...Read more

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I have red blotchy spots on my hands and the tips of my fingers are very red it's itchy and a bit painful I searched my symptoms up and it said I wa?

I have red blotchy spots  on my hands and the tips of my fingers are very red  it's itchy and a bit painful I searched my symptoms up and it said I wa?

Allergy: These symptoms suggest an allergic reaction to something that has come in contact with your hands or to something internal. If you can't determine the offending agent and if antihistamine medications don't help, visit a dermatologist or an allergist. ...Read more