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Why Did My Pinkie Bruise
I slammed my pinkie finger in the door of my truck. It's bruised, black and blue all around, stiff, swollen, sensitive to the touch?
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
Slammed pinkie in car door yesterday. I can bend my finger, but it's pink and bruised on the bottom and my fingernail has a dark purple splotch.isok??
Nailbed injury: The purple discoloration under your nail indicates bleeding from the nailbed with an associated nailbed injury. Will usually heal on its own with nail acting as a splint. If painful create a hole in the nail over the blood with flame heated paperclip to decompress. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I fell with a motorbike earlier and bruised my toes and also lost my pinkie toe nail. What do I do next?
Not much you can: do other than ice the foot and let nature take its course... ...Read more
I have fallen over and the side of my hand has become swollen and bruised and I also can't pick things up without it hurting my pinkie has become twis?
May be broken: Sounds like hard fall! Bruisung, swelling and loss ig function with pain should be evaluated by Doc. You neef X - ray to role out broken bone. in tje meantime " RICE"= REST, ICE, ELEVATION . Ok to use elartic wrap and sling. Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin for pain if neede. ...Read more
I hurt my pinkie toe from cheerleading.It was bruised and swelled up a little. Under the foot under the pinkie also hurts. I cantwalk without pain.
After an ankle sprain, a green line going from my pinkie toe to my calf is worrying me, is this a normal bruise?
I fell yesterday and the outside of my hand is swollen and bruised from my wrist half way down my pinkie. I can move all my fingers it hurts swollen?
I have pain on pinkie side of foot, bruising on top of foot and pain in the arch of foot. No known injury. Pain is worst in the morning. What should I do?
Did backhandspring, twisted elbow when extended, popped, sharp pains behind elbow & on top and not bruised... Can barely bend fingers. Pops a lot.?
Is there any way to lessen the pain from a bruise? I just got a guitar and im having a lot of fun with it but the strings are bruising my fingers
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