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What Is A Blood Blister
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
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
Firm and purple: If you bite your lip/cheek and traumatize inside your mouth, but not enough to break open the suface of skin(mucosa) then you may develop a firm purple-colored bump. Over time the "blood-blister" will pop and drain and should heal quickly. If it does not resolve within 7-10 days, have it checked out. ...Read more
What causes tiny blood blisters in the mouth i been getting them and i don't know why, my doctor says its nothing to worry about but i'm unsure?
Many things...: This could be related to diet or minor injuries when eating, grinding your teeth or etc. The cause is best explored by you and your dentist, if you feel you need to know it. Otherwise simply manage it on an as-needed basis like your dentist suggested. Worry more if there is pain, bleeding or swelling. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I woke up this morning to find what looks like a blood blister on my clitoris. It won't pop or wash off. Is this normal? What should I do? What is it?
See a doctor.: You may want to see a doctor. It could be the result of trauma from manipulation in that case is should go away without further irritation but if no recent trauma you should get it checked by a doctor. ...Read more
My son got bit in Alaska about a month ago and the blood blister is still there and seems to be getting worse. What bugs cause a blood blister to form?
See a doctor: asap for proper diagnosis and therapy. Do not delay. ...Read more
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