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Itching on outer thigh, bruises. What does this mean?

Hi I am a ballet dancer and have been training quite intensely these past few days, with some really evil cardio work. Last night I began to itch my outer, upper thigh (close to my buttocks , ie saddlebag area) and I woke up this morning with a cluster of small bruises all in a circle, with about a 3in diameter. What does this mean, and should I be worried?
Asked On : Sat, 26 Jan 2013
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Sometimes excessive exercising or physical work can induce bruising. You need not worry, just do ice water compresses over the area. The lesions should resolve in few days.
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Answered: Sat, 27 Jul 2013
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