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What may cause a blood blister on palate?

What may cause a blood blister on palate?

Trauma: Usually it is the result of trauma such as rough food (taco chip?), or suction. But if it doesn't disappear within a week -10 days, call your dentist to check it. If it doesn't resolve it might be something more serious. Please follow up on this. ...Read more

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Dr. David Hardin
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Blood Blister (Definition)

A blood blister forms when skin and small blood vessels are damaged without breaking the skin. Trapped beneath the skin surface is some blood and skin fluid. Blood blisters are commonly caused by accidents in which the skin is pinched by a tool or a heavy weight, or they may occur from constant ...Read more


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Could you write me a doctor's certificate so I can resit my music exam? Jammed my finger, blood blister formed and got so swollen that nail lifted off

Could you write me a doctor's certificate so I can resit my music exam? Jammed my finger, blood blister formed and got so swollen that nail lifted off

No, we can't, sorry: You would need to arrange for a virtual visit but, to the best of my knowledge, we aren't able to provide medical care outside of the U.S. and its territories, including nations within theBritish Commonwealth. Again, sorry. You could show up to your piano lesson and show your teacher the finger (?) and there would be no question about who you couldn't play the piano. Just a suggestion. ...Read more

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I get blood blisters easily lately. That is what I think it is. I'm doing normal activity & suddenly my finger will burn & turn dark. Happens often.

I get blood blisters easily lately. That is what I think it is. I'm doing normal activity & suddenly my finger will burn & turn dark. Happens often.

Blood blisters: Follow up with dermatologist. Any new medications? It may be a form of allergy, infection viral or bacterial or skin disease like pemphegoid/ pemphigus. see https://www. Drugs. Com/health-guide/blisters. Html ...Read more

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What causes blood blisters on hands and feet in between fingers and toes?

What causes blood blisters on hands and feet in between fingers and toes?

Alien Abduction?: In general, a blister is caused either by thermal injury, extreme cold injury or extreme friction and/or pressure applied intensely and/or for prolonged time period.Blood may or may not accumulate, but is usually from friction. If a blister just pops up out of nowhere you might consider a bizarre"autoimmune"problem (what kind depends on your age, etc)but blood blisters between every digit? You a jogger? ...Read more

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Should I pop my blood blister?

Should I pop my blood blister?

It may help: Sterilizing a needle by fire and piercing a blood blister may help relieve pressure and pain. That said, if there are any questions, you should visit a medical professional. Also, do not remove a blister entirely, as blisters can protect raw skin. ...Read more

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Causes of blood blister on arm?

Causes of blood blister on arm?

Have it looked at: There are many types and causes of blisters. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections and insect bites can cause blisters on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Is blood blister from mosquito bite?

Is blood blister from mosquito bite?

I don't know: The female mosquito deposits saliva that contains anticoagulants in the skin. Anticoagulants allow for bleeding. However, I don't know if this would be able to cause a blood blister. ...Read more

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How to treat a blood blister on areola?

How to treat a blood blister on areola?

If it is small do no: Nothing, let it resolve, if larger or painful see your gyn or breast surgeon or go to er as it may or may not need to be drained. ...Read more

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What does a blood blister on your gums mean?

What does a blood blister on your gums mean?

Gingival Abcesses: A "blood blister" on the gum indicates that you have a dental infection that is typically related to a nearby tooth. Dental problems of this type should be examined by your dentist, who may need to perform root canal treatment. He might also refer you to an endodontist or periodontist for their evaluation or treatment. Continue to take all the penicillin medication that was prescribed. ...Read more

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Do I ice a blood blister under my fingernail?

Do I ice a blood blister under my fingernail?

Hurts, don't it: I'd ice mine while I looked for a paper clip and pair of pliers. Then i'd heat the end of the paper clip red hot and very gently touch it to the nail over the subunguinal hematoma--your blood blister. It burns a little hole and the blood comes out and it feels better. Or you can go the er and pay them to drain it if you're squeamish. ...Read more

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What is the difference between a blood blister and a boil?

What is the difference between a blood blister and a boil?

Two very different: Things. A blister contains clear fluid (sometimes blood) & is found in separated layers of epidermis or between epidermis & dermis. A boil is a skin lesion containing pus. ...Read more

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Please tell me, could a blood blister appear on the upper gums?

Yes, it can: Could be an abscess from a tooth or gum problem. See a local dentist for a proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Miller
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Blistering (Definition)

A blister is a collection of fluid under the epidermis. A blistering rash is one in which ...Read more