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Vein Bubble In Wrist Then Bruise
What to do if I hit my wrist right on the bruise I already had and almost fainted. Did I pop a vein by accident?
Bruise: If nothing happened, then you did not. If the bruise looks worse, then yes, you did reopen the bleeding source. ...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
On my left wrist it feels like there's a bubble on one of my veins whyyyyyy if you softly feel my wrist you can feel the bump?
The veins in my left wrist look bruised and puffy sometimes and today they look darker, especially compared to my other wrist. What causes this?
Occasionaly in my vein on my wrist there's a blue bump it only shows now and then. It's on the vein first saw 4 weeks ago. Is this bruising of vein?
I hurt my wrist today. Sounds silly but I felt like I had burst a vein. This evening it's painful to touch & I now have a bulging bruise.
Depends!: Did you fall on it? If you had a severe blow to it or fell, you may have a fracture. The only way to be sure is to get an x-ray. Your age is not appearing. It is easier to break bones when older or in childhood and adolescence. If your pain lasts for more than a few days, worsens, or you have numbness, tingling or weakness, see a doc. No ibuprofen, aleve, or aspirin for 72 hours). Tylenol, (acetaminophen) ice ...Read more
I have had a lot of bruising on my left hand and now came up with a big lump near my vein on my wrist?
I have a vein that is extremely swollen in my left wrist on my thumb side it is extemely painful when I pick anything up but there is no bruising?
Need more info on u: What is your age? What did you do in the past few days that might have caused swelling of your vein. This doesn't happen spontaneously. What meds are you on. Do you smoke, drink or take recreational drugs. It's important for us to get a complete picture of your health, so we can recommend the best solutions. Complete your patient profile for us. Thanks! ...Read more
Sudden pain in wrist followed by buldging vein and bruising. No trauma to it at all. Arm aches and light headed 29 yr old female?
Vascular fragility: Usually not an issue, but would check in with your medical professional if symptoms persist. ...Read more
Lump under skin on wrist thumb side purple over veins on wrist and down thumb was this a clot took an aspirin lump went down but left large bruise?
Tender vein along the left side of my arm a little before the wrist and area around it. As well as swelling in the area?
Left forearm is swelling, warm, and tender. When straightened the pain comes from bicep down to wrist along the vein.
Needs evaluation.: What you are describing could be cellulitis (skin infection), a clot in the vein in the arm (phlebitis-superficial or deep) or something related to the muscles in the arm. Regardless of the underlying problem, you need an evaluation by an md and possibly a venous ultrasound or even a ct or mri. This should be done as soon as possible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Have a bulging vein tender to touch @ wrist (below backside of pinky) for months. Will this get dislodged, travel to lung & kill me if keep sedentary?
No: A small clot on the wrist / hand is too small to cause any serious problems in the lungs if it dislodged & embolized. Also, since it has been there for months it is now chronic & is scarred to the vein wall where it cannot move anymore. The main issue in the pain / tenderness from the chronic phlebitis. If it continues to bother you then see a surgeon about possibly removing the vein. ...Read more
Why do my veins in my wrists neck head ankles and feet feel tender and swollen. Lots of blue veins in my legs both baricose and spider. What causes?
Maybe bad valves: One reason is xs fluid or poor heart function. However at your age if you are in good health and active, poorly functioning valaves in the veins of your legs may cause blood to pool there. This would not explain the veins in. Your arms and neck Sometimes normal veins arr prominent in thin people ...Read more
Ruptured vein.: Veins can rupture following trauma or needle penetrating. Some veins are softer than others and are more prone to bleed. Your vein has bled under the skin leading to bruising and redness. The treatment is ice and elevation. This should improve over the next 2 weeks. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I had stinging in my hand on a long flight, no injury. Vein appeared swollen. 2 days later I have what looks like extensive bruising under skin.?
Ruptured vein: Seems likely, from minor trauma and possibly altitude changes. At this point, just apply heat and let it heal. ...Read more
Left hand/arm one vein that goes up it there are 3 or 4 spots where vein is raised or bubble in vein. No pain. Almost look like clear bugbites but not?
I had a nurse who pushed phenergan (promethazine) in my hand and it burned so bad now my hand still feels bruised and my vein is hard. How long will this last?
Too long. Get seen!: One of phenergan's black box warnings is severe tissue injury to injected areas due to chemical irritation and tissue damage which causes burning, pain, thrombophlebitis (clots in little veins) and tissue death in the local area injected. If you still have a hard vein and the burning pain is continuing, you should have it checked out by a physician. Some cases need minor surgery to treat. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer