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... Hi, Read your post. You need to see a Heamotologist, my daughter has a blood disorder called ITP. Bruises that last are because the blood is thin ,low platlets. I had no idea about this and my daughter had a bruise on her face that did not go away. ... (10 replies)
... Hi I was hoping someone might read this and let me know if they have had the same prob. or know someone who has. I dont bruise easily, but when I do it takes my bruises a serioulsy LONG TIME to heal. My legs especially. ... (10 replies)
... i have ttp and i found burse on my arms and legs and they stay long time before go away and i get these red spot if my blood count really low (10 replies)

... and have bruises that can last for months at a time. My symptoms vary depending on how low the levels of factor 8 are. I have abnormally heavy and long menses as well. You can have a blood disorder and have episodic abnormal bruising so don't rule it out on that basis please. See a heamotologist! ... (10 replies)
... I have factor 8 difficiency too and bruises stay for months at a time dependant on the trauma caused. I also have 2 bruising scars on my thighs from where I fell over and caused tissue damage and buised v.badly. ... (10 replies)
... Sorry to hear about your daughter. I too had ITP during both of my pregnancies. LONG STORIES. Curious as to how your daughter and her doctors are planning on her delivery. ... (10 replies)
Low platelets
Nov 14, 2007
... not have some form of blood cancer. ..I'm beginning to know when my platelets have dropped and I wasn't suprised when my count was 26...I look at my body all the time and I've noticed that no new bruises have appeared in the past few days so maybe my count has gone up.... ... (27 replies)
... All I know is... From what I am reading on ITP forums, I will not get sucked into that vicious cycle of horrid treatments that only work half the time and never permanently if they do work ... Which have their own risk of death and disability... in order to chase some magic platelet number. ... (67 replies)
Got in a fight
Sep 23, 2005
... I got in a fight last night and was punched 5 or 6 times in my face. Both cheeks, right side of kneck, head and left ear. ... (0 replies)
... i have the worst kind of hemophilia and it kinda sounds like you may have a very mild infliction of it. of course has this sort of thing been happening your whole life (10 replies)
... Yes you should definitely get the bruising checked out. It could be something serious or something minor. Either way its best if you get yourself either to your doctor or a Hemotologist. Or you could always see your doctor and ask for a blood clotting test and the usual check up tests to make sure it isnt iron deficency or something similar. (10 replies)
... CONGRATULATIONS Megan!!!!!:) I hope & pray all continues to go good for U! Best Wishes & God Bless; Randy (102 replies)
... It's been awhile since I came on this site, a lot has been happening the last couple months! I am glad to see everyone is doing well, hope to get updates from others too to see how everyone's year has been going! ... (102 replies)
Oct 6, 2008
... I was diagnosed with ITP last December after many CBC tests and visits to the hemo. My platelets have never gone below 23 so I am lucky. ... (4 replies)
... elets, which are at 1 million. I have no idea how long it's been that high, but it seems to be stable for now and I have no symptoms, other than I notice I small bruises more easily now, but I think it's just because I'm looking for it more and therefore notice it more. ... (6 replies)
... issue, they refuse to drain it. This effects my girlfriend's mood. Every time she feels the lump, it saddens her. She's bipolar, so something on her body that saddens her is not really a good idea. ... (0 replies)
... It is a hard descision to make and gets harder all the time as I know i have missed out on so much. ... (12 replies)
... In the last 2yrs I did have one blood test and all were fine and within the limits but the month later they were up again. ... (1 replies)

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