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Random Bruise Leg
Random bruises on legs and a small green ish one on arm. Also I am having breathing issues, feeling like nose breathing isn't as good........
See a doc: This could be an important clotting issue or autoimmune condition. It may not be - but it's important that you see a doctor for this. ...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
What causes random bruises on legs? I have been taking naproxen for around 2 weeks at 500mg once a day, I have 3-4 small bruises that I don't know where they came from
Severe cramping can: Severe cramping can lead to hematoma blood leakage into the soft tissues from the injured muscle that a day or two will surface on the skin. ...Read more
Small random bruise on my leg. Also get random twinges of pain by the bruise. Didn't do anything to cause it. Can it be sciatica related?
Depends: If there is no history of trauma to explain the bruising, I would be concerned about the cause. Bruising is common after injury, but bruising without injury is not normal and needs to be explained. Please see a doctor if you do not recall any injury preceding the bruising. ...Read more
Please see a bone specialist as soon as possible.
Please let me know how things go. ...Read more
Depends on activity: Arms and legs seem to bruise easily and frequently because they tend to come into contact with more objects than other, softer parts of the body. It's not unusual for an active person to develop bruises that they don't recall a cause for. ...Read more
Bruising: Age? Supplements/foods like garlic, fish oil, gingko? Blood thinner like coumadin (warfarin)? Nsaids like aspirin, motrin, advil, aleve, feldene, etc? Blood vessels become more fragile as we age & can break more easily, causing bruises. Supplements for memory, circulation, heart can thin blood, but not as much as coumadin (warfarin). Nsaids interfere with clot formation. Have fp do CBC for other causes. ...Read more
Many reasons: May be bug bite, may be medication related, may be due to a blood problem that is causing easy bruising, it could also be due to a connective tissue problem i.e. A skin problem that increases easy bruising. From your description does not appear to be allergic reaction but a health professional may need to look at it. You need to show it to your doctor if it keeps happening. ...Read more
I am having random bruises on my leg during my menstrual cycle. What do I do for this? I do not normally get these, this is the first time.
See your Doctor: This needs to be evaluated.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes...: Because it is related to your hormones. ...Read more
Why is the appearance of large random bruises on my legs an urgency & cause a trip to an ER? If its not from gabapentin, then what could it indicate?
I feel sick all the time, I always feel really dizzy and nauseas, and I get random bruises on my legs. I have anxiety that might explain some symptoms?
I have been getting random bruises on my legs I wake up with knew ones everyday it's been like this for few months gp did full blood count and seem ok?
I woke up with random bruises on my legs and knees, I don't bruise easily, and my boyfriend said I don't fight in my sleep or anything, so what's going on?
Bruises: If the bruises are over your legs only this is consistent with itp immune thrombocytopenia purpura which means destruction of platelets 70-80% unknown etiology could be hiv, hepatitis c, rheumatologic diseases joint pains if any, helicobacter pylori of the stomach or if you have bowel problems could be from celiac disease or gluten sensitivity at any rate self limiting in most cases see speciali. ...Read more
I get painful headaches daily and I recently been waking up with random bruises on my legs/arms. Sometimes get a sharp pain in the back of my head?
Please see a doctor.: You need to be evaluated, including an exam to look at your bruises, and undergo lab tests. ...Read more
Why would I be getting random bruises in my legs? I workout a lot but I also smoke and am on birth control. Could these be blood clot symptoms?
Follow-up: I cannot find an reference to bruising as a result of BC pill. Must be am "old wives tale." ...Read more
Injury: That you do not remember.Get a more detailed answer ›