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What causes bruising on base of spine

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Dr.  Saurabh Gupta MD

I have numbness at the base of my spine and get pins and needles down my legs if I sit for a long time on something hard. Also I have pins and needles in my little fingers of both hands ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

I have what I think is a boil at the base of my spine. Over a couple days it got very red and extremely painful. It burst on its on a lot of what looked like reddish brown smelly pus came out.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

Pain on both sides of spine in lumbar and very painful to push in on spine. I believe it is the L3 ... insight before going to GP. I have pulled, and bruised lower back muscles before and this is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Sabyasachi Das MD

. There was definitely not a bruise 2 nights ago when I bathed her, and she wasn t dropped so what could be cause? Ih ave ...I have a 6 month old baby girl. I was giving her a bath tonight and noticed... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sabyasachi Das ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Naval Mendiratta MD

i have been having aches along my spine. it feels like stabbing pains. i also get them thoughout my ... going on for months. mri of spine came back ok. any ideas? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naval Mendiratta ( Rheumatologist)

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Dr.  Sumanth Amperayani MD

my six year old has a spattering of small bruises at the base of his spine. he doesn t remember getting them....he had bloodwork recently (as he has lost about 2 lbs in the past few months) and all... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Amperayani ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Sumanth Amperayani MD

bruises along his spine, sometimes different colors that range from black to a light green sometimes ... whats causing it or if i should take him to the e.r. immediately? He hasn t bumped into... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Amperayani ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Abaz Quka MD

there is an area in the middle to lower section (about where my belly button would be) of my spine that begins to hurt. I have a bruise at the location of the pain -- probably because I am a student and my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abaz Quka ( Neurologist)
Dr. Sravanthi J MD

My son age 5 has had a bruise colored mark at base of his spine area for a couple years but never complained of pain so I figured it was some sort of birthmark. Lately it s been getting a little more... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sravanthi J ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale MD

I have unexplained bruising at the base of my spine and my upper left buttock I took a picture ... I be concerned? My lumbar spines is really hurting more than usual. My pain meds aren t... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  Prasad MD

Vertigo is associated with inner ear dysfunction. It could be a side effect of medications, a brain disorder, cervical spine issues or other systemic disturnbances. More clinical details will help me narrow down the...

Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

Back ache can be due to a number of causes and treatment other than painkillers would depend on the cause. The commonest cause at your age would be from degenerative conditions of the spine. For...

Dr.    Sunil Gupta MD

Hi Trisha, As I mentioned, it can cause damage to the walls of the blood vessels which might lead to bleeding. This bleeding can manifest as bruises.