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What does it mean if my penis has turned blue?

What does it mean if my penis has turned blue?

Problem: If you are in decent, white light and see a bluish discoloration, that is usually from poor blood flow. If painful at all, then head to er for evaluation. If not, can "observe" for a while to see if improves. If had any constricting device on it recently, observe for a few minutes and see if resolves. Otherwise, get it checked out. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my hands are turning blue?

What does it mean if my hands are turning blue?

Insuffiffient oxygen: Blue hands (cyanosis) usually means insufficient oxygen is getting to the tissue - usually because there is diminished blood supply to the hands. Sometimes this is due to circulation problems, sometimes to pulmonary (lung) problems. Often it is aggrevated by smoking and/ or cold temperatures. You need to see a doctor to determine why it is happening. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my birthmark hurt?

What does it mean if my birthmark hurt?

Something else? : I wonder if you've had an injury to that area of the birthmark. Depending on the location of the birthmark, something could be going on in that area. For example, if over your wrist, could it be a sprained wrist that's the problem? I always advise that concerns are brought to your doctor. Consider a consultation with a dermatologist as well. Check it out. Hope this is helpful. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my labia is turning purple?

What does it mean if my labia is turning purple?

Veins: The veins under our skin carry de-oxygenated blood and under skin can look blue or purple. We do have veins in our labia so this could be what you are seeing. Sometimes purple color means that there's a blockage or constriction of some kind, but i don't think that's the case with your labia. If you're worried, see your doctor for an exam. Best of luck! ...Read more

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What does it mean if my baby’s feet are purple?

What does it mean if my baby’s feet are purple?

Immature circulation: Your baby's circulation is still in the process of developing. Purple hands and feet is just a result of this immaturity. You do not need to be concerned if your baby is otherwise acting healthy. However if his lips or chest turn blue you should see your pediatrician as this can be a sign of cardiac disease. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my vomit was yellowish?

What does it mean if my vomit was yellowish?

Biliary emesis: Bile is typically a golden yellow color. It mixes with food to help digest dietary fats. When bile backs up into the stomach, it may appear in your vomitus. When persistent, it can lead to alkaline reflux and stomach irritation. Lots of common things can cause bilary emesis, but if persistent, worsening, or associated with pain, tenderness, weight loss, blood then please have it evaluated. ...Read more

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What does it mean when a boil turns purplish? Should I break it?

What does it mean when a boil turns purplish? Should I break it?

Blood: This represent blood mixed with pus. Hot compresses will work. If however it is painful and resistant to heat see physician for incision and drainage. Thus will result in immediate relief but drainage will persist for a few days until inflammation and infection resolve. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my nipples leak in pregnancy?

What does it mean if my nipples leak in pregnancy?

Leaky Nipples: It is quite normal and you do not need to worry. Think of it as that your breast is getting ready for the job ahead. Breast feeding the baby is the best. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your lips turn blue while pregnant?

What does it mean when your lips turn blue while pregnant?

Concerning: There are some normal pigment changes in the mucous membranes during pregnancy but serious medical conditions should be ruled out first. Low oxygen from lung disease such as asthma, pulmonary emboli, smoking and COPD should be excluded. Heart disease can causes this. Severe anemia is another possibility. Autoimmune disease such as lupus can also cause this. Some have blue lips when cold. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have big areola?

What does it mean when you have big areola?

It means that each : Of us is unique. Size tends to increase during pregnancy and breast feeding. ...Read more

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What does it mean if only my big toes go numb?

What does it mean if only my big toes go numb?

Nerve: Nerve compression or irritation, possible from shoes or biomechanical etiology, back conditions may also cause this. ...Read more

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What does it mean if your nipples turn dark purple?

What does it mean if your nipples turn dark purple?

Purple nipples: Nipples may darken or change colors in to hormone changes during premenstrual time frame, period, pregnancy ; menopause. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have my eyes inverted?

What does it mean to have my eyes inverted?

Everted?: It is not uncommon to evert the eyelids when examing the eye (flipping them over) to see if there are any foreign objects (pollutants, metal, lint etc) that may be irritating the eye when you blink. ...Read more

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What does it mean if im swimming and my fingers start to turn blue?

What does it mean if im swimming and my fingers start to turn blue?

? Raynauds: If this happens only while you are swimming two things come to mind. Raynauds syndrome occurs when arteries to your hands spasm and contract often due to cold exposure. Thoracic outlet syndrome can cause temporary blockage of veins or arteries in the neck area with certain arm positions. If this keeps up or occurs at other times, get it checked out. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my bed sore is bleeding?

What does it mean if my bed sore is bleeding?

Depends: Bleeding could be bad or good sign. Bleeding means blood is getting to area and might mean it's healing. But could mean infection. Look to see if pus is present. Look at edges of sore to see if red (good) or white (bad). Tip: stem cells from your fat are now being injected around the sore and the results are promising, especially with difficult ulcers which don't heal. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your toenail turns black and blue?

What does it mean when your toenail turns black and blue?

Hematoma: Sounds like you traumatized your nail and blood is under it. Blood under the nail is called a subungual hematoma. ...Read more

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