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What are these small bruise on my sons leg which is painful and green in color ?

my son,8 yrs old, getting sometimes very very small bruise(green in color) on leg having minor pain when touching on it.He could n t find or remember the reason or incident like hitting or falling for this bruise.Is this serious or what may be the causese?
Asked On : Fri, 11 Feb 2011
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this doesnot sound like a serious condition. however it is not common to have easy bruisability in children \like this. i would suggest you to consult a pediatrician & get his blood tests done especially platelet count, which would give some idea if there is some problem or not.
Answered: Fri, 11 Feb 2011
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