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 petechiae, or in ...
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
Bleeding into the skin can occur from broken blood vessels that form tiny red dots
(called petechiae). Blood also can collect under the tissue in larger flat areas ...
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
Aug 3, 2009 ... These small red dots on skin are usually smooth, about the size of a pinhead and
are overgrowths of blood vessels. They typically appear on ...
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 ...
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 ...
If you notice a rash of red spots, your child may be bleeding under the skin
because of an allergic reaction.
Jul 17, 2008 ... 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, ...