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Unexplained Bruise On My Forehead
My son had unexplained bruising to his forehead ( 5 small red marks ) appear straight after lumber puncture - hes on trimethoprim daily? Any ideas?
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
My son is on trimethoprim daily.. Started on 0.6ml from when he was born.. And now at 1.2ml.
He had a lumber puncture procedure - he came out with unexplained bruising:red marks o his forehead ( 5 finger print marks )
Do you think the trimethoprim could
No other bruises?: If there are no other bruises nor little blood spots to suggest a problem of bruising-easily or bleeding-easily, and if a child just came back from an lumbar puncture, one possible explanation is that the clinicians had to hold a child tightly in order to safely do a lumbar puncture; which can explain fingerprints or handprints. They don't want a little kid to move at all during a lumbar puncture. ...Read more
44 yr female, pain in right hand, head, face shoulder & neck. Unexplained bruising on right leg, foot and arm.
Seek consultation: This constellation of symptoms should be evaluated as soon as possible to rule out any complicating condition that may be prolonging your recovery or those that might be more serious. Additional information is needed. Please see your primary care physician who will know more about your medical history and can make an accurate diagnosis. You do not want to ignore these symptoms. ...Read more
I have occipital neuralgia, ddd & scoliosis. Very likely have eds type iv. Base of head feels like a vice & unexplained bruising behind r ear.? Help? I have ferrous metal clips-mri? Chiari?
When i get really bad headaches i start to get a random bruise on my forehead between my eyes and then once my headache goes away so does the bruise ?
Hi, I fell off a chair onto the cement about a week ago and have a small bruise on my forehead, right at the hairline on. The right side. My concern is that I also have a small hard as bone lump on my chin/jaw bone on the right side. It he way I fell it
Takes time: Usually icing the bruise initially for first 24 hrs then followed by warmth or heat to help reduce bruise faster. ...Read more
I hit my forehead really hard. It did not bruise but still very painful almost a week ago. Should i worry?
My son got a large bruise on his forehead three years ago due to injury but the area is still slightly discolored. Can we do anything to fix it?
Should i be concerned i hit my forehead about 6 weeks ago it was a dent about an inch and a half long. It bruised and then the dent is still there. Should I have a dr check it out or will it heal ok
Apply ice.: Immediately after the injury, apply an ice pack to the area, on and off for 10 minutes at a time for a few hours. There will probably still be swelling and bruising, which will go away after a couple of days, but the ice will help somewhat. If it doesn't, you should have your child seen by a doctor. If there is vomiting or loss of consciousness, you should also see a doctor. ...Read more
My forehead hit the desk when I was sitting down quickly picking a pen up from the floor, it left no bump or any type of bruise, is this good or bad?
Good: Its bad that you hit your head but good that it didn't leave a bruise. ...Read more
Not sure: See dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Find out what it is : I would see your physician to see what the bruise or scab is on your forehead before you use a concealer. ...Read more
I bumped my forehead 2 weeks ago. The bruise has gone but a hard lump remains. Will this go away eventually?
Yes...: Takes little extra time to diminish in size. ...Read more
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