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What causes petechiae on legs

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Dr. Polash Sannigrahi MD

Yes, I recently have been cover with Petteakeyeye. It started on my feet, then ankles, up leg and now on upper torso and arms. What type of Dr, should I see first? I'm on Tamoxifin and other drugs. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Polash Sannigrahi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Jasvinder Singh MD

whats cause and treatment of pitikia? ... View answer

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Dr.  Ralf Von Seckendorff MD

of arms too. Nothing on face, back, neck, hands. What do you think? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ralf Von Seckendorff ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

petechiae on all my extremities. I was diagnosed at that time with a Factor VIII deficiency (mild). I now have increasing petechiae after 3 sessions in tanning bed . What could be cause(s)? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saumya Mittal ( Diabetologist)
Dr.    Albana Sejdini MD

Dr. Grief, I have a spreading problem of petechia. It started when I was 40 in my inner thighs. Now 13 years later, it has crept up to my face. Thanks for your help. XXXX ... View answer

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Dr.  Meera V MD

explained that was the reason my petechiae is on my legs and I should have my next blood test done in 3 ... vitamins..couple of weeks later I noticed that my petechiae has started spreading and it is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Meera V ( Hematologist)
Dr. Rahul Kumar MD

his energy low so he checked his legs and was covered in petechiae again. Do you know what could ...Hi my husband has petechiae that keeps going away and coming back. He went out of the country ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

levels were slightly alevated but at the time she had severe tonsillitis so I m not sure what could be causing this rash it s only down her right leg on her buttock and back of thigh and backs or her... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

For the past few months I have been developing petechia on my ankles and legs. Usually stops at my knees. Very rarely does it go up further. It slowly fades out over a week and half. Then comes back ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
Dr. Sowbhagya MD

I noticed petechiae on my daughter s chin a couple of days ago. It faded a bit but today is back ... need to bring her to the pediatrician to get checked out or is the petechiae his due to her cold virus? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sowbhagya ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

The petechiae can be due to blood disorder or insect bites or so. You should consult your Physician for clinical examination , investigations of the blood, treatment and reference to the hematologist if need be.

Dr. BALAJI R MD

Welcome to Healthcare Magic....You will need to ensure that they are not insect bites...Also make sure you are not exposed to allergic pollen/ animal dander...I also need more info on your blood work... Meaning your...

Dr. Manjeth Kumar G MD

Welcome. Confirm whether it is petechiae. Because petechiae does not lose color when you press them. it is a sign of decreased platelet count. If it is petechiae, you need investigation right now....