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Doctor insights on: Red Blister Cheek Blood Cancer

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Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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Bowel mvmt sat am, hard, dry, large post constipation, bloody bright red much of surface. Sun and mon no blood. Er sample sat night no blood. Cancer?

Bowel mvmt sat am, hard, dry, large post constipation, bloody bright red much of surface. Sun and mon no blood. Er sample sat night no blood. Cancer?

Need eval: If you have not had a colonoscopy at your age then you need one. The recommended age is 50 (45 if aa). The blood you describe sounds more related to a tear/fissure from passing the hard stool. However i would recommend following up with a GI doctor. Colon cancer is always a concern when blood is found in the stool. ...Read more

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I have had a dark red raised bump on my back for about 2 months - looks like a combination of a pimple and blood blister. Could this be skin cancer?

I have had a dark red raised bump on my back for about 2 months -  looks like a combination of a pimple and blood blister. Could this be skin cancer?

Skin lesion: Any lesion on the skin that has increased in size or changed in appearance should be evaluated by your doctor. If it has changed it should be removed. ...Read more

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I have two small dark red blood blisters on my right inner cheeks. I never had them before and i don't remember biting my cheek either. They are not painful at all. Help.

I have two small dark red blood blisters on my right inner cheeks. I never had them before and i don't remember biting my cheek either. They are not painful at all. Help.

See a dentist: If the blood blisters resolve in a 2 week period. Most likely you will be fine. If they persist, then have your dentist look at them. You probably got them from biting or from eating sharp/hard foods. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how is blood cancer diagnosed?

Can you tell me how is blood cancer diagnosed?

Often: ...A blood count will give us an idea of what's happening. That may be enough but we often need special analysis of the blood or an evaluation of the bone marrow. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Miller
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Blistering (Definition)

Blistering is a bubble of skin filled with fluid. They can occur to excessive rubbing (as with a new pair of ...Read more