Bruising In Older Adults

Bruising in older adults How to Prevent and Treat Bruising Ice the area ASAP, and elevate the area if possible Avoid clutter that can be bumped into Wear additional layers of clothing for protection Use a flashlight when walking around dark places Older Adult Activity As an older adult, regular physical activity is one of … Read more

Purple Bruises On Skin

Purple bruises on skin Skin injuries that include spank, hits, strangulation, burns that can damage blood vessels under the surface of the skin to bleed, form bruises and purple blotches. Birthmarks that develop from angiomas that can occur when blood vessels come together to form a purple raised bump on the skin; Thrombocytopenic Causes . … Read more

Black And Blues On My Legs

Black and blues on my legs I have two black spots on my leg. i don’t know what it is. doesn’t hurt or grows bigger everyday. i am also in a tropical area at the moment. A Verified Doctor answered. A US doctor answered Learn more. See a dermatologist: See a dermatologist to be … Read more

Skin Bruising With Age

What Is The Treatment For Bruised Skin? There is no special medical treatment for skin bruises. Conservative treatment methods, such as ice packs, heat application, elevation of the affected area and over-the-counter medications are done for relieving the skin bruises. What Causes Bruising Without Injury? Bruises without injuries can be caused by thinning of the … Read more

Thin Skin And Bruising

Thin Skin And Bruising Topical and systemic corticosteroids — which can be used to treat various conditions, including allergies, asthma and eczema — cause your skin to thin, making it easier to bruise. Certain dietary supplements, such as ginkgo, also can increase your bruising risk due to a blood-thinning effect. How Do You Treat A … Read more

One Purple Dot On Skin

One Purple Dot On Skin Purpura occurs when small blood vessels burst, causing blood to pool under the skin. This can create purple spots on the skin that range in size from small dots to large patches. Purpura spots are generally benign, but may indicate a more serious medical condition, such as a blood clotting … Read more

Purple Marks Under Skin

Dark Purple Spots On Skin Purpura, known as purple spots or patches on the skin, is caused by small blood vessels leaking under the skin. It can occur on the skin and mucous membranes, including the lining of the mouth. Purpura has a wide array of possible causes that range from a temporary drug side … Read more

Bruises On Skin Reasons

Purple Bruise Under Skin Purple toe from bruising. Discoloration of the toe nail is common when your toe gets stubbed. A stubbed nail will turn black or blue in the case where it is very severe. Therefore, when you notice such color change shows that the injury is very severe. When your toe gets seriously … Read more

Itchy Bruise On Back

Itchy Bruise On Back An itchy bruise in most cases means one thing: the bruise is healing. When bruised your body goes into action cleaning up the blood clots pooled under your skin. Itching is an indication that the leaked blood is breaking up from the bruise and getting reabsorbed back into the body. What … Read more

Black Mark On Skin Not Bruise

Black mark on skin not bruise Black mark on skin not bruise Black and blue marks are often associated with bruises. A bruise, or contusion, appears on the skin due to trauma. Examples of trauma are a cut or a blow to an area of the. Purple Bruise Under Skin Bruises. Bruises develop when small … Read more