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I had my blood drawn yesterday. A raisin size red purple spot and bruise around it. I put antibiotic ointment and a band aid on it. Should I cover it?

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Dr. Tipu Sultan
Internal Medicine - Allergy
2 doctors agree

In brief: No need

it will heal by itself. Do not worry

In brief: No need

it will heal by itself. Do not worry
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Dr. Tipu Sultan
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Dr. Inderjit Deol
Pathology

In brief: Bruise

You already have band aid on it.
Keep it for a day or so. then there is no need to cover the spot after blood draw.

In brief: Bruise

You already have band aid on it.
Keep it for a day or so. then there is no need to cover the spot after blood draw.
Dr. Inderjit Deol
Dr. Inderjit Deol
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