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Red Spots Bruising After Blood Test
Ecchymosis on leg and arm appeared without apparent cause. Colors changed now red purple. CBC results last week normal. Blood clot or internal bleed?
4-5 weeks pregnant had brown blood with tiny bumpy bits then blood went red then back brown 2 test show postive?
Why might blood drawn for a blood draw be bright cherry red? All 3 of my kids drawn this wkend. 2 usual dark red, 1 bright cherry red-usually blackish
Hard to tell: No diagnosis can be made just on the basis of the looks of blood itself. Usually venous blood is darker than arterial as it contains less oxygen, but your kids had venous and not arterial blood drawn. If there was accidental arterial penetration, then cherry colored, bright red blood could be obtained, but that should have been reported if occurred. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Change your pill: Hopefully you are on a birth control pill. If so, we are in business. Every pill has a ratio of estrogen to progesterone. It can be 70:30 or it can be 20:80. The trick is to figure out what your body runs on the best. In your case, you need a pill with more estrogen to lend more support to the building lining - it is shedding too soon. Talk to your fp about a higher-estrogen mix in your pill. ...Read more
Petechiae after scratching. Noticed 2-3 weeks ago that my skin was itchy & after scratching petechiae appeared. Normal blood tests. what could it be?
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?
11 weeks pregnant. After intercourse lot of bright red blood. After visit the toilet it calmed down. Days after, mucus and brown blood. misscarriage?
Probably not: Cervix can be somewhat sensitive during pregnancy and can be easily irritated causing some bleeding. One must also thing about infection leading to irritation of cervix as well. Miscarriage is a possibility but sex would not cause a miscarriage. Best to consult your ob doctor and be evaluated. Hope this helps. Best of luck with your pregnancy. Dr R ...Read more
Blood draw from rt a/c and tb test below it. 5 days later red dots around antecubital area and pimple next to red but neg tb test. Normal? Coincidence
2 seperate: Most probable cause is you had some minor localized reaction to the blood draw (possible contact dermatitis if you had a bandaide on the area or tape, etc.) and the TB test below the site of the same arm, would not have anything to do with the injection site of the blood draw. Best wishes. ...Read more
From Vagina?: If the bright red bleeding is from vagina and thereby uterus, the answer is yes, this is definitely normal. I typically tell patients that they can expect to bleed, on and off, for even up to 6 weeks post cesarean or post vaginal delivery. Sometimes it stops and you think, 'yea, i'm through bleeding' and then a few days or week later you bleed again. ...Read more
Here are some ...: Does seeing blood occur at the end of urination? If so, it is termed as terminal gross hematuria, which usually suggests prostate urethra or bladder as its source. To get the concern on such done correctly is not that hard by following instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html & http://formefirst.com/hematuria.html; thereby you gain much insight on how to work with doc so to ... ...Read more
5 days after period(dark brown though), had rough sex and my cervix bruised. spotting bright red blood with tiny clots?
Rough sex: Not sure exactly how you define this; however, yes this is a possibility. ...Read more
11 weeks pregnant. First appt. Next Wednesday. First pregnancy. Slimy blood clot. Red in color. When wipe, red blood. Help please?
Very thick clear discharge with bright red blood inside, been spotting dark blood for two weeks. Cause?
Unexplained bleeding: You need a thorough GYN checkup as soon as possible. It is abnormal to have continuous bleeding as you describe which may also be complicated by secondary infection. ...Read more
I got clusters of red spots 2 months ago after bad shave on leg. Some feel raised/dry. Fading v/slowly. Blood clots norm when cut. Petechaie?
Close shave!: Two months ago, your razor blade apparently cut too deeply into the skin and cut some of the tiny capillaries underneath. When these capillaries clotted, they left behind tiny scabs. Technically, petechiae result from capillaries that rupture and bleed under the skin, so they don't form scabs.. But you're close! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been tired, dizzy, having red dots on skin, vision cloudiness so i had Blood work. It showed high red blood cells & platelets. Are these related?
Dermatology test symptoms itchy red lesions with small black spots in ears an scalp face little hair loss , normal blood and urine. no ANA test SLE ?
Skin scrapings: Did your doctor do skin scrapings? Go back for diagnosis and treatment plan ...Read more
Can happen: Your periods occur because of changes in hormones within your system. While a lot of women have a period every month around the same time, there is variation from cycle to cycle. Ie – a period may come on a few days earlier or later and maybe heavier or lighter depending on the endometrium lining. It may come continuously or with intermittent spotting. These are variation of a normal process ...Read more