Jun 7, 2016 ... Blood vessels can burst for many reasons, but it usually happens as a result of an
injury. Bleeding into the skin can appear as small dots, called ...
Bruises (contusions) develop when small blood vessels under the skin tear or
rupture, most often from a bump or fall. Blood leaks into tissues under the skin
Blood spots under the skin may be either purpura or petechiae. Purpura might
look like bruises, but they are not caused by an injury as most regular bruises are
Purpura occurs when small blood vessels leak blood under the skin. Purpura
measure between 4 and 10 mm (millimeters) in diameter. When purpura spots
They look red because of broken blood vessels inside them. While the ...
Petechiae. If you notice pinpoint, round, tiny red dots on skin, they could be
Mar 26, 2015 ... Dear Alice,. In reviewing your health comments under skin problems, I noticed
there was nothing about blood blisters or blood spots, whichever ...
Jul 24, 2005 ... Petechiae are pinpoint, round spots that appear on the skin as a result of
bleeding. The bleeding causes the petechiae to appear red, brown or ...
Aug 3, 2009 ... As I age, I notice little red spots, rather like blood blisters on my trunk, ... These
small red dots on skin are usually smooth, about the size of a ...
Known as petechiae, these tiny red or purple spots often appear in clusters --
typically on the chest, back, face, or arms -- and are a side effect of the blood's ...
Today I noticed a number of small isolated blood red coloured spots, averaging
about the size of a pin head, on my skin. One on my chest, another near the ...