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... They might also be cherry angiomas. Wikipedia says "They are harmless, except in very rare cases that involve a sudden appearance of many angiomas, which can be a sign of a developing internal malignancy". ... (2 replies)
... I don't have HIV but I'm literally covered in petechaie all over my body, especially my chest and upper back. In my case, I think it's from having a low platelet count - I've been diagnosed with pretty signficant anemia. Petechaie can also be caused by really strong couching or vomiting, as it causes blood vessels to break. I wouldn't worry about it being related to HIV... (2 replies)
... d about 2 petchiae on each arm. admittedly, the two on my right arm are so tiny, they are almost microscopic, and i think they have faded slighly. however i have a fairly significant minor petechiae on my left arm that has been there for nearly 3 weeks... is this anything to be concerned about? ... (2 replies)

... Thanks for that information, E. I am familiar with the LEF... Have read about a lot of things there in the past, but didn't think to look up ITP. ... (67 replies)
... To update the petechiae story... ... (4 replies)
... and no other symptoms. My daughter has not been seriously sick in a long time and only had the sniffles for a few days in mid December. The nurse practitioner seemed worried and wanted my daughter to have some blood tests done right away from her finger. ... (4 replies)
Petechiae/rash
Dec 17, 2006
... Recently I noticed a red rash on my arm. Slightly raised. It did not itch. At the same time I had petchiae appear all over my body. ... (4 replies)
Petechiae
Aug 29, 2005
... dots on his face underneath his eye. There are also a few scattered dots on his chest. A few turned from bright red to brown. It could be from a crying fit he had in the morning. He also has dark circles under his eyes but he has been getting up at 5am so maybe it is that? ... (2 replies)
Petechiae
Mar 16, 2005
... My 14 year old daughter was seen today by her doctor and received blood tests that showed she had a platelet count of 152,000. I know this is normal range but she also has petehiae all over her legs and a few on her stomach and back. ... (2 replies)
Petechiae (spl?)
Jan 12, 2003
... Just wondering if anyone can solve a mystery for me. A few years ago I used to get small pinpoint bruises that are called petechiae. I'm not sure of the spelling. ... (19 replies)
... they're just a sign of a disease... like ITP, among a few others. ... (6 replies)
... wever, it would never stabilize. One day it'd be up, then the next down. At the time my doctor had suggested that I participate in an experimental drug trial for a new medication with the intent of increasing the body's platelet production. ... (9 replies)
... They could be petechia and can because by several things. I had a reaction to Valium and wound up with polka dotted legs. I would mention to your doctor. ... (1 replies)
... Your platelets are low, yes, but not that low. The problem with reading information on the internet is that you are getting a bunch of knowledge with no context. All this will do is make you worry. ... (1 replies)
... Fosamax gave my mom a bleeding ulcer. Her stupid MD prescribed it for her, even though she had mental debilitation from a stroke and so didn't really understand the need to take it with plenty of water. She also couldn't sit upright very well... ... (67 replies)
Petechiae
Aug 27, 2005
... old son has had "outbreaks" of petechiae since he was two. The first few times we had no idea where they came from. They were all over his face, neck, and chest. ... (2 replies)
... My husband was diagnosed with polycythemia a few years ago, just recommended to drink lots of water....which I thought was strange, but what do I know. ... (0 replies)
... I'm funny with petechiae. I've only gotten them a few times, at both high and low counts. For me, bruises are a more accurate way to judge where I'm at. Are you taking her for a CBC anytime soon? ... (6 replies)
... All of her bruises had just cleared up... and then today she woke up with petechiae on her neck again. There are only a few of them, but the last time her platelets dropped this was the first symptom she had. I'm hoping that isn't the case this time. ... (6 replies)
Petechiae (spl?)
Oct 5, 2003
... Confusion over whether it IS Petechiae can be sorted by pressing a glass tumbler over them, if they fade they aren't Petechiae. ... (19 replies)


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