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What does a bruise on below elbow indicate?

i woke up with a bright blue bruise on the inside of my arm below the elbow. it didn't hurt. then it looked like it was starting to fade but now it is a round grayish bruise that is sore and looks a bit red and a little hard in the center. if I rub it it becomes extremely dark then fades again. I get bruises all the time and don't know where they come from but this one is odd and in an odd place. anything to worry about?
Fri, 12 Dec 2014
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Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
You may have any platelet disorder or microangiopathy. are u taking any drug o daily basis?
You need to consult an intenmal.medixine doctor or hematologist. You need to have.complete hemogram done.

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