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Stop hitting head: A subdural hematoma is usually a result of trauma. There is rupture of blood vessels just beneath the dura that causes a blood clot. This can dissolve to a fluid collection with a membrane. Usually this resolves and is of no significance. Rare cases rebleed or even grow, particularly if there is repeated trauma. ...Read more
A scalp hematoma is a condition in which there has been bleeding between the scalp and the skull, and the blood is trapped under the scalp, forming a blood-filled bulge. Scalp hematomas usually resolve without treatment. They are more common in babies who needed vacuum-assisted deliveries, because vacuum on a baby's scalp can cause ...Read more
Activity related: First is to consider whether there is any regular activity you do which could be causing this (i.e. Having to work on your knees, or playing soccer, etc). Next, you may need evaluation for a possible bleeding disorder which could explain your recurring problem. ...Read more
I've had this reoccurring bruise or so on my skin it's bluish and it's a bit bumpy, i've had it before once on my leg, it's not from bumping or so, why?
See a Dermatologist: This could be (and is likely) benign. However, from your description it should be examined and possibly biopsied depending how it looks. ...Read more
Need more info: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining the lesion. It is not likely to be cancer, however, you should discuss it with your doctor at the next opportunity. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Hello, I noticed this reoccurring bruise on my penis shaft. It's always at healing stage (dry) and it keeps reoccurring.
Here are some...: Collect the specific features of the onset, duration, interval, and sequence of events, i.e., evolution & resolution of this recurrent bruise, and bring those to see a urologist. How to deal with such? Follow instructions described in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain much insight on how to work closely with doc so to reach right Dx and right Rx, care, and counseling. ...Read more