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itchy right side stomach / bruising faint almost like a vein

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itchy right side stomach / bruising faint almost like a vein ?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 4 years ago.

Mysticdoc :

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Mysticdoc :

This can happen due to the clotting of the blood inside the vein.

Mysticdoc :

Thanks for your question.

Mysticdoc :

This is likely due to the inflammation of the prominent vein known as thrombophlebitis.

Mysticdoc :

Hello,

8:20 AM

Thanks for your question.

8:21 AM

This is likely due to the inflammation of the prominent vein known as thrombophlebitis.

8:21 AM
This can happen due to the clotting of the blood inside the vein.
Mysticdoc :

Hello,

Mysticdoc :

This is likely due to the inflammation of the prominent vein known as thrombophlebitis.

Mysticdoc :

Thanks for your question.

Mysticdoc :

Hello,

Mysticdoc :

Thanks for your question.

Mysticdoc :

Topical hydrocortisone cream will help with the symptoms.

Mysticdoc :

This is likely due to the inflammation of the prominent vein known as thrombophlebitis.

Mysticdoc :

This condition can sometimes occur from the underlying liver disease, blood clots.

Mysticdoc :

These possibilities should be checked out.

Mysticdoc :

In most cases this is not concerning.

JACUSTOMER-t9u37xrf- :

also a pin sized bruise in same area ?

Mysticdoc :

Also minor trauma to the stomach or rubbing from clothes can cause this.

Mysticdoc :

yes bruising can be due to the liver disease.

Mysticdoc :

Also, if you take aspirin or NSAIDs, they also can cause bruises.

Mysticdoc :

These are the possibilities.

JACUSTOMER-t9u37xrf- :

what are other signs liver disease

Mysticdoc :

weight loss, hair loss, nausea, yellow discoloration of eyes and urine, change in sleep pattern, nausea, vomiting.

JACUSTOMER-t9u37xrf- :

none of these so hopefully not that ?

Mysticdoc :

correct

Mysticdoc :

But you can see your GP for simple blood tests to check your liver out.

Mysticdoc :

Best wishes,

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Mysticdoc :

probably just a bruise.

Mysticdoc :

THis is likely not concerning.

Mysticdoc :

probably just a bruise.