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What may cause a blood blister on palate?

What may cause a blood blister on palate?

Trauma: Usually it is the result of trauma such as rough food (taco chip?), or suction. But if it doesn't disappear within a week -10 days, call your dentist to check it. If it doesn't resolve it might be something more serious. Please follow up on this. ...Read more

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Insect Bites (Definition)

Insect bites are from mosquitos, spiders, flies, ticks, and other species that use their mandibles (jaws) to attach to a person or other animal. They can then suck blood out of their "prey" and leave saliva proteins that cause itching and swelling. Other insect species, like bees, yellow jackets, wasps, hornets and fire ants actually inject venom into their prey and can not only cause localized pain and swelling, but severe, acute allergic reactions in ...Read more


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Should I burst a blood blister from and insect bite?

Should I burst a blood blister from and insect bite?

Leave it alone: It is a healing process and bursting it open may introduce infection. Give it time. ...Read more

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Some kind of insect bit me (looks like regular mosquito bite) but when scratched even lightly blood blisters surround entire area. Any ideas?

Some kind of insect bit me (looks like regular mosquito bite) but when scratched even lightly blood blisters surround entire area. Any ideas?

Blood Blisters: Blood blisters are caused when the blood vessels under the surface of the skin are ruptured. The most common cause of this rupturing is some form of trauma, such as hitting your thumb with a hammer, to the area. They frequently occur in areas that regular blisters occur. The feet are most prone to blood blisters due to poorly sized footwear. The hands are also susceptible for this type of blister, . ...Read more

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Is blood blister on foot from bug bite?

Is blood blister on foot from bug bite?

Blood blister: The blood blister can be from irritation or blister formation. A tight show, rubbing during physical activity can result in a blood blister. Check your shoes to see where the irriation is occuring. ...Read more

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Can blood blister come from bug bites?

Yes: A blood blister is a small amount of bleeding under the skin. If you are scratching yourself from the bug bite then you could form a blood blister. ...Read more

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I have a small blood blister type of bump in my mouth. Could this be an std? It doesn't hurt just an annoyance ...also I always bite that cheek!

I have a small blood blister type of bump in my mouth. Could this be an std? It doesn't hurt just an annoyance ...also I always bite that cheek!

Unusual symptom: A blood blister would be an unusual symptom for a sexually transmitted infection, but if you have engaged in high risk sexual activity recently, an evaluation would be prudent. ...Read more

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Painless small blood blisters on the sides of tongue and white coating.......is this a liver problem?

Painless small blood blisters on the sides of tongue and white coating.......is this a liver problem?

Not likely: More likely to be a viral infection. However, if you are concerned about liver you might possibly be drinking too much...if so, try to get help for that BEFORE you develop a liver problem! Good luck. ...Read more

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Is blood blister from mosquito bite?

Is blood blister from mosquito bite?

I don't know: The female mosquito deposits saliva that contains anticoagulants in the skin. Anticoagulants allow for bleeding. However, i don't know if this would be able to cause a blood blister. ...Read more

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Can a non irritated mosquito bite become a blood blister?

Can a non irritated mosquito bite become a blood blister?

Yes: Mosquito injects enzymes into your system to make to keep the blood thin and thus a blood blister is entirely possible. ...Read more

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Bit gum with my tooth and now I have a small blood blister. What can I do to make this heal fast?

Bit gum with my tooth and now I have a small blood blister. What can I do to make this heal fast?

Warm salt rinses: The blister will need to heal on it's own, but if it is a bit swollen in the area, warm salt water rinses several times a day will help it along. ...Read more

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A few months ago, I had a blood blister under my big toenail. It healed except for a small area at the top that is kind of hard and thick like a nail?

A few months ago, I had a blood blister under my big toenail. It healed except for a small area at the top that is kind of hard and thick like a nail?

? FB: Have your doctor look at it. It may be a foreign body that may need to be ultra sounded. Soak the area and use a pumice stone. All the best. ...Read more

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I have a small darken red spot in my mouth, kind of looks like a blood blister. And I'm worry!

I have a small darken red spot in my mouth, kind of looks like a blood blister. And I'm worry!

Probably Nothing: doesnt sound like anything to worry about. If it's not better in a week, see your dentist. ...Read more

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Tiny blood blister bite, what from?

Tiny blood blister bite, what from?

Sorry, can't tell : You accurately what this is from. Too many bites have similar description. If you develop swelling, heat, tenderness, pus, or red streaks please seek medical attention. ...Read more

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Foot felt a bit painful and i discovered I have a blood blister on the ball of the foot. Whats the best way to treat it a blister plaster?

Foot felt a bit painful and i discovered I have a blood blister on the ball of the foot. Whats the best way to treat it a blister plaster?

Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of infection in a dressed open wound is still higher than that of an intact blister. The blister will gradually resolve with time. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a blood blister on foot bite?

How do I get rid of a blood blister on foot bite?

Advise you : See a podiatrist for care. Bathroom surgery often ends in infection. ...Read more

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Blood blister on gum: recent screw placed in gums now there is a blood bubble present should I leave it alone?

Blood blister on gum: recent screw placed in gums now there is a blood bubble present should I leave it alone?

Need exam: You need to be examined by the dentist or oral surgeon who placed the implant to determine the cause of that swelling next to your implant ...Read more

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I just noticed a painless small dark red slightly raised dot toward the tip of my tongue. Looks kind of like a tiny blood blister. What is it?

I just noticed a painless small dark red slightly raised dot toward the tip of my tongue. Looks kind of like a tiny blood blister. What is it?

Could be blister: It could be a blood blister or other small blood filled lesion. It would be a good idea to have your doctor or dentist take a look at it if it does not go away in a few weeks. ...Read more

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Have a sore on my labia minora looks kind of like a blood blister. Hurts when touched. How long should I monitor before i see a doctor? Possible dx?

Have a sore on my labia minora looks kind of like a blood blister. Hurts when touched. How long should I monitor before i see a doctor? Possible dx?

You need an exam: It is important with these symptoms that you schedule a visit for testing. This sounds like you may be having a herpes outbreak. It can cause blisters or areas that feel like cuts surrounded by itching or burning. Certainly other things are possible like an infected hair follicle, a small abrasion and others. Don't wait. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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I bit my lip a couple of months ago, and it turned into a blood blister. It would heal, then get worse. It went away completely but keeps coming back.

I bit my lip a couple of months ago, and it turned into a blood blister. It would heal, then get worse. It went away completely but keeps coming back.

Could be worrisome: You don't list your age, but skin cancers are pretty common on lips. If you are not continuing to injure them, by for example, habitually chewing on them, you need to have a doctor, dermatologist, or even dentist check this. ...Read more

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I have a tiny white lump on the inside of me cheek right beside where I bite my lip. Doesn't hurt What could it be a week ago had a blood blister to?

I have a tiny white lump on the inside of me cheek right beside where I bite my lip. Doesn't hurt What could it be a week ago had a blood blister to?

Scar: this is most likely a healing reaction, in other words, a potential scar. Unfortunately it tempts you to continue to bite the area, both intentionally and unintentionally. If you want it to heal, avoid doing that. A blood blister is a superficial bruise. the tissue was hurt and now it's trying to heal. ...Read more

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A drained blood blister on my thumb filled with water and today it is yellow but with no pain and less redness. Should I leave it alone to heal?

A drained blood blister on my thumb filled with water and today it is yellow but with no pain and less redness. Should I leave it alone to heal?

Good idea: there are special bandaids for blisters now. ok to use. if you keep messing with the blister, you may get it infected. ...Read more

Dr. David Hardin
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Blood Blister (Definition)

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


Dr. Philip Miller
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Blistering (Definition)

A blister is a collection of fluid under the epidermis. A blistering rash is one in which ...Read more