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I've noticed i've been bruising very easily and badly over the last couple of weeks. I'm breastfeeding been for 11 + months. Vitamin deficiency?

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Unlikely to be a vitamin deficiency, although low vitamin k can cause bruising.
However, there can be more serious things going on. You need to see your doctor.

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Unlikely to be a vitamin deficiency, although low vitamin k can cause bruising.
However, there can be more serious things going on. You need to see your doctor.
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