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Why does my bruise itch?

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Dr. David Sherer
Anesthesiology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Chemicals

Chemicals in your body are relased during the bruising process.
Some of these chemicals promote the urge to scratch, which results from their itch- producing properties.

In brief: Chemicals

Chemicals in your body are relased during the bruising process.
Some of these chemicals promote the urge to scratch, which results from their itch- producing properties.
Dr. David Sherer
Dr. David Sherer
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Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Histamine
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
anti-histaminic stops the itch
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