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Large bruise on the back of hand, pain, raised area below the last knuckle of middle finger. Recommended ice and hard splint. BP elevated. Concern?

I had a large bruise appear on the back of my hand for no apparent reason. It is only painful in a small raised area approximately 1" below the last knuckle of middle finger. I had a hand xray which does not show anything.
The stange thing is that I had almost an identical bruise appear on my right hand approximatley 2 months before
on my left hand. Should I be concerned? Dr recommended ice and hand splint. The only other unusal thing is that my blood pressure which is usually a low normal has been elevated the last few month with a high of 175/96.
Asked On : Wed, 9 Oct 2013
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you need to nvstigate after consulting doctor
the possibility is of drug interactions taking drugs for other med like pcm disprin aspirin ibuprufen vitamins multi vitamins diet suppliments
the thong causng this may also be causing bp
get invesstigated and treat accordingly by consultin doctor
Answered: Wed, 9 Oct 2013
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