Bruising Or Discoloration, Pain Or Discomfort, Red Or Black Spots On Fingernails And Swelling

Reviewed on 2/28/2022

Bruising, pain, and swelling are common signs of trauma or injury in any part of the body. Easy bleeding can also be a sign of blood clotting disorders in certain circumstances. Pay attention to your symptoms and when they occur. Seek immediate medical attention for significant trauma or injury, and discuss any worrisome symptoms with your doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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