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    Bruises and Blood Spots Under the Skin - Check Your Symptoms

    Call a doctor if:

    • The pain is severe.
    • You can't use or move the bruised body part.
    • You have signs of infection. These may include increased pain, swelling, warmth, or redness; red streaks leading from the bruise; and fever.
    • You suddenly start to bruise easily, or you have lots of bruises for no clear reason.
    • After a blow to the eye:
      • You have blood in the colored part of your eye or blood in the white part of your eye.
      • You have vision changes.
      • You can't move your eye normally in all directions.
      • You have severe pain.

    WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

    Last Updated: November 14, 2014
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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