Internal bleeding refers to bleeding inside the body (not through the skin with an open injury). Internal bleeding can happen almost anywhere within the body.
The signs and symptoms of internal bleeding depend on the extent or severity of blood loss as well as the location of the bleeding. Symptoms and signs of internal bleeding can include
- abdominal pain or swelling,
- large areas of purple skin,
- headache, or
Causes of internal bleeding
Other internal bleeding symptoms and signs
- Abdominal Pain or Swelling
- Large Areas of Purple Skin
Main Article on Internal Bleeding Symptoms and Signs
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