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... Hello! I'm just wondering if any of you have any ideas about this. In the middle of August, I began (almost instantly) suffering severe chest pains. After about 2 weeks, they become more intermittent until now, thankfully, they are almost always gone. But about a month and a half ago, I started to have leg pain that ranged from annoying to keeping me up at night. In my... (1 replies)
... doesn't mean you can't live a normal life. I know many ITPers who live at 30K. Alot depends on the size of the platelets you do have. Some people at 20K have no bruising because they have Big platelets! This may be the case for you. Have you had much bruising? ... (8 replies)
Knee bruising
Jan 24, 2008
... I just did a bit of house painting in which I spent just a little time on my knees. My knees are now 2 big bruises and kind of numb feeling. I also have problems at times with small cuts taking a longer time than usual to heal. Could these things be related? ... (1 replies)

... old female who is a symptomatic carrier of haemophilia. I suffer from severe bruising and have to take DDAVP occassionally and prior to surgeries. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks guys for all the info. I have had a bad bout of problems with my back (infection of the spine and sacs of fluids that needed draining), that when I was sent for an MRI, labs and then to my surgeon all w/in 3 days...don't you know I forgot to ask about the bruises. I did have a full set of labs with a CBC but like you mentioned, it probably didn't count the platlets. ... (8 replies)
... Hey my father had a problem with coumadin to the point he was bleeding out was told its a hard medication to regulate. He was finally changed to something else but keep on your DR and ask about other options and just watch yourself for cuts and bruising Jenny (61 replies)
... The cool thing about donating blood is that, if you're a worrier like me, you don't have to be. Someone with HIV could outright lie and say they were normal, and it wouldn't really matter, because the Red Cross or whoever's taking the donation will scrupulously check the blood before sending it to a hospital for transplantation. They screen it for HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, STD's,... (4 replies)
... I had some blood drawn at a lab last monday (the 6th).. there weren't any problems, infact the girl that did the stick was quite good. However I bruised a LOT. It's changed from it's ugly purple color to a brownish/purple color, so it is healing - it's just going on 9 days, which seems like quite a while. I also notice a bruise on my hand - right in the middle on the... (5 replies)
... are you bruising anywhere else or is just your legs? ... (7 replies)
Bruising Problem
Dec 2, 2002
... I am new to this sort of stuff, but I have a question about my girlfriend. She has frequent bruising around her legs and knees for no reason. I have done a little bit of reading, but I have come up with no answers. ... (7 replies)
... re off, they showed me the films. I saw a maze of literally thousands of little vessels that don't exist in a normal person. They asked me if I ever had pain, or bruising or and of the other signs of DVT or venous insufficiency. I hadn't experienced any of these, I was completely asymptomatic. ... (29 replies)
... I know this is why I occasionally get easy bruising and minor bleeding, and I think occasionally its dropped further, when I get these purple bumps on my skin. ... (1 replies)
... You will find that bruising is a problem too. ... (2 replies)
... When I was first diagnosed I got three phlebs...the blood was SO THICK the first time I had awful troubles and terrible bruising as well. I started taking aspirin, garlic and fish oil...and started drinking a TON of water...helped a lot! ... (33 replies)
... I went to the dentist 6 days ago and he hit a nerve and a vein while administering the local anesthetic. The nerve isn't causing me any more problems but the hemmorhage from the vein left me with a hematoma. ... (0 replies)
... she hasnt seen a dr or had any problems since that time. ... (2 replies)
... I worried about having a low MPV. I don't have any symptoms of bruising or extra bleeding. In fact, I just cut myself today on a seatbelt and it closed quickly. ... (3 replies)
... vein problems which could cause pain all over,to keep this short,10 years ago i developed chronic headaches and headpain.. ... (3 replies)
... s platelets got as low as 7,000 and he never had any bleeding, or even bruising that I remember. However, at that level they gave in a platelet transfusion as bleeding was a danger, and that is the protocol. ... (67 replies)
... t feel you have to show bruising to prove your counts are low to your doctor!! He has his head in the sand, and needs to get you to a specialist pronto. ... (67 replies)


Associated Tags: back pain, bruising, clot, dvt, leg pain, platelets, polycythemia, thrombocytopenia, thrombosis

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