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What Causes Bleeding In The Palm And Fingers?

Hello..my fiancee just experienced blood coming out of the pores in his hand in about 8 different spots,fingers and palms. He also had a bloody nose prior to this happening and while it was occuring..what would cause this? should he go to the emergency room? I am really worried..thanks for your help
Fri, 13 Mar 2015
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It is very unusual to bleed from the hands and palm although that coupled with a bloody nose might indicate a defect in the clotting of blood. He should have a complete blood work in a hospital and check for abnormal platelet counts and clotting factors. Take care.
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What Causes Bleeding In The Palm And Fingers?

It is very unusual to bleed from the hands and palm although that coupled with a bloody nose might indicate a defect in the clotting of blood. He should have a complete blood work in a hospital and check for abnormal platelet counts and clotting factors. Take care.