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Unexplained Bruise With A Lump On The Hip
Thanks for asking!: I am not sure but with a baby that can't tell you what is happening, get it checked. This is not something to wait and watch if you have no idea. ...Read more
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
Lump under skin on hip and light bruise on top of skin. Have not had any injuries and it seems out of the blue?
Likely trauma: This could have occured without you noticing it, especially on hip if you are busy and bump into something. It also could be spontaneous which is more concerning. Have your local doctor check this out when you have time. ...Read more
I have a pea sized lump on my hip, that tripled in size overnight. And seems to be bruising, although I had no trauma to the area.
Abscess: It is important that you get this examined by your doctor. The lump may be the development of an abscess which may need incision and drainage and possibly antibiotics. Or it may be due to a subcutaneous cyst or a haematoma (blood collection). Very difficult to comment without an examination ...Read more
Hi I have a bad bruise that's black and purple on my left hip but in the middle of the bruise it is bright yellow and there is a hard lump in middle?
Might be ...: As bruises begin to resolve they usually have a change in color. Sometimes there is a hematoma in the middle that can feel like a hard lump. ...Read more
I am experiencing a grape sized lump to the right of my left hip bone (as I look down) it feel like a bruise when touched?
Hematoma : It sounds like a hematoma. Try. Some hot soaks applied to the lump. It should gradually resolve ...Read more
I have a big lump near my left hip after a huge bruise as a result of a motorbike accident. I also have quite bad lower back pain.
Get evaluated: Depending upon how long ago accident occurred, could be residual hip hematoma, or even seroma. However, would be more concerned about your back, as the pain may be secondary to a small fracture, or even a disc injury. See your doctor and uncover causation. ...Read more
I have a lump under skin in groin area more towards hip side. Above the skin is purplish color sort of like a bruise color. What could this be?
Hard to say: Could be a lymph node, cyst, infection. Without a visual exam in person it would be difficult to give an accurate diagnosis. See your doctor as soon as possible. Good luck ...Read more
I have a mass on one thigh and on one hip. They are hard, and one is painless but the other feels like my hip is bruised on the bone. Neither are red.?
Be seen: It could be benign, or it could be malignant. Be seen for a biopsy. ...Read more
My 2 and 1/2 year old son has bruising & a hard pea size lump near left hip bone, what could it be?
Probably benign: If new, probably trauma with a small fatty scar, which may takes weeks to resolve. If no where else on the body, should not be a problem. ...Read more
I fell down steps 1m ago landed on my elbow and backside of hip. Huge bruise been hurting ever since. Found lump between back bone and top of hip?
Sounds like a hema--:
Toma (collection of blood) from a burst vessel or due to a ruptured muscle, which are commoner than a fracture, ligament/tendon tears, etcc.
Your symptoms should be getting better generally. Hot pack 3 times a day with pain meds would help, as well as pt with strengthening exercises.
I hope you saw your pcp or an orthopod, to ensure you don't have a fx. ...Read more
I fell down wood stairs a week ago. Bruising is mostly black and spreading with pain and lumps across lower butt cheek to side of my hip. Is this bad?
Injury: Common for bruise to go to dependent area of body. If you are walking and the bruise is the only area of concern it is safe to wait a few more days to heal. ...Read more
On my inner thigh I have a tiny lump that looks like a bruise it occurs wen my panties rub on my thigh or wen I have sex nd my bf hip rubs against it?
See your doctor: See your doctor and get checked.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am experiencing bruising in the form of small purple dots to the left of my belly button near my hip. When I touched it, I noticed a small lump underneath- I'm wondering if it's some sort of small hernia that has caused such strange bruising.?
I have an ovarian cyst and two days ago a lump a paired on the outside of my body beside my hip bone, it is very tender almost like a bruise?
See a doctor: They are not related, but you should be seen for this lump ...Read more
I have a dime size lump on left hip/n center of it is a pencil eraser size smaller lump... Soft ... Slightly tender. What are possibile things it can be?
Lump: This could be an angiolipoma-a tumor made out of fat and blood vessels. You need a biopsy to find out the cause. ...Read more
I had a total hip replace 2 weeks ago. Noticed yesterday a small lump under right arm. It is tender to touch, but not painful. Chem changes? Help
Lymphadenopathy: Sounds like a lymph node, get checked out as it could be a sign of an infection. You do not want that hip to get infected. ...Read more
I have a small pea size lump, not tender just above my L hip at the front of the body just under the skin any ideas doc?
Benign bump skin:
Sounds like a Dermatofibroma, benign (not cancer) growth from fibrous tissue due to prior trauma in the area. You might have had a pimple or bug bite that healed and "by mistake", made your body form this pebble- like lesion.
If it's not very firm, could be other benigns:Lipoma: a Tumor of fatty cells. Cyst:Sac of skin cells&sebum But, if the lesion grows, changes or hurts, go to the Doc. ...Read more
Since yesterday, I have been having horrible stomach pains, left side lower between belly hurting and hip tender to touch and a lump. What could this b?
Go and get checked: If you have persistent pain and a tender lump in your groin, you need to see a doctor and have a medical check up to find out the nature of the problem. It can be an infection? Do you have Fever or any injury recently?. Without a physical examination, we can not help you fully well. ...Read more
Tender small spot on left last rib above hip bone on the side of my body more towards my back. I can feel a small lump or swelling possibly in the skin it feels like. What causes this area to be so tender to touch? It doesn't hurt to breath move cough etc
See ans: You could have a skin lesion and this could be a cyst or fatty tumor. Best is to see if it changes in size or shape or painful or tender and consult with your doctor. ...Read more
Feel hard small lump in lower left abdomen, tender to touch almost under hip bone. Ct scan normal and have bloating.
Do I need to seek help asap if I have sudden unexplained partially debilitating bruise like pains on the left side of chest and from hips down?
Yes: That's a lot of bruising at once. I would seek medical help today. ...Read more
I have a purple bump on my skin over my left hip also looks kinda of whiite looks bruises the doest hurt unless I touch it and it feels hard. Help?
Sounds benign: This sounds benign but without an exam it is not possible for me to 100% tell you it is nothing to worry about. I would recommend you have a dermatologist take a look. ...Read more
My 5 year old fell down 5 steps, they were wooden, he has a bump on his head and a bruise on his left side above his hip, 24 hour ago, did not passout?
Post trauma: As long as he did not pass out and he is playful I would just keep a watchful eye on him. ...Read more
What underlying causes would give me unexplained bruising on my hips, thighs, knees and ankles, that take 3 or more weeks to heal?
Bruises: Bruising in multiple areas in the absence of trauma warrant some blood tests to determine if you have a clotting disorder or other abnormality of the blood. ...Read more
Two weeks ago I felt pain below left knee and saw an unexplained bruise later. No injury. Bruise has faded a lot but painful lump still there. Ideas?
Check it out: It is not unusual to bump yourself and not remember or notice until you see a bruise or feel pain. I have had this experience from exercise, or even house cleaning if I am not paying attention. Since the bruise has faded, you. Ignt give it a bit more time to watch for improvement. Try to recall when it happened. If it is still bothering you or gets worse again, go see your PCP. ...Read more
My daughter who is 17 got an unexplained bruise on her arm. The bruise is about 3 inches and has a white lump in the middle. The lump is not bruised?
Unexplained bruises: Any unexplained bruising, especially in youg people, should initiate a trip to your provider, for a blood count and possibly some clotting studies. Thes can be important signs of something else going on. ...Read more
Why did a steroid shoot on hip for pharyngitis leave a huge bruise and bump? Very painful. Never had a bruise like this before from a shot.
IM injection: Hello, the injection you received probably caused a hematoma. The medication is delivered into a large muscle for a quick action within our bodies. I see you take ibuprophen, tylenol (acetaminophen) and motrin? Do you realize that ibuprophen and Motrin are the same medications? The hematoma may be due to the fact that you are taking meds that could put you at risk for bleeding. See your family doctor for both. ...Read more
Sudden unexplained partially debilitating bruise like pains down both legs starting from hips but no actual bruises, should I seek help asap?
Yes: Yes that would be the appropriate thing to do. ...Read more
Large unexplained calf bruise. Back of leg. Stiff leg at times. Pea sized lump under skin. Slightly swollen lower calf. Had bruise 5 days. Serious?
Sounds like: Ruptured tendon, but you need to see a doctor to make sure that it is not thrombophlebitis, especially if you have risk factors such as birth control pills, smoking, protracted immobility, or recent surgery. This can lead to a pulmonary embolus, a potentially life threatening problem. ...Read more
Any advice? I have had unexplained bruising for the last 6 weeks also waking up in cold sweats and aching knees and hips?
Unexplained briusing: You need to be seen right away and get bloodwork. ...Read more
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