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Large purple bruise on thigh, white center, tender to touch. Causes and treatment?

yes, I woke up with a large purple bruise on my thigh. The center is whitish and it is tender to touch. I dont remember bumping my leg before bed. I do remember waking up thinking I had soreness and needed to foam roll it the next day. I forgot about it when I woke up and then noticed the bruise while driving in the a.m. Any idea what this could be caused by?
Asked On : Sun, 19 Aug 2012
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Thanks for posting to HCM,
Bruises can occur in some people who exercise rigorously such as athletes and weightlifters.
Treatment :
Apply Ice pack.
Tab. Ibuprofen for pain manegment.
avoid aspirin.
Answered: Fri, 11 Oct 2013
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