Easy Bruising And Nosebleed

Last Editorial Review: 8/30/2021

A number of conditions can cause bleeding tendencies that could be reflected as easy bruising or nosebleed. These can include problems with blood clotting such as hemophilia, a low level of platelets in the blood, liver disease, or in rare cases, cancers of the blood such as leukemia. These symptoms can also occur as a side effect of certain medications. Be sure to discuss any troubling symptoms with your doctor, and it is important not to stop taking any prescribed medications without your doctor's advice.

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.

Symptoms & Signs A-Z List