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 ...
Bleeding into the skin can occur from broken blood vessels that form tiny red dots
... Ecchymoses; Skin spots - red; Pinpoint red spots on the skin; Petechiae ...
Aug 16, 2013 ... The sudden appearance of red pinpoint bumps on the surface of the skin can be
alarming and disturbing. They may crop up anywhere on the ...
People who have ITP also may have bleeding that causes tiny red or purple dots
on the skin. These pinpoint-sized dots are called petechiae (peh-TEE-kee-ay).
Sep 6, 2013 ... Tiny pinpoint red dots called petechiae are due to broken blood vessels just
underneath the skin and may indicate a life-threatening condition, ...
Petechiae is blood leaking into your skin from little capillaries just under your skin
. This blood leakage causes tiny red skin dots, little red skin spots or a pinpoint ...
Other causes of red dots or spots on the skin, says Dr. Lauring: "Pinpoint red dots:
causes include leukocyclastic vasculitis (usually benign inflammation of the ...
Feb 27, 2006 ... I have noticed small, red dots appearing on skin lately. They are not raised and
the do not itch or anything. They are painless. There are some ...
Nov 13, 2014 ... Bleeding under the skin can occur from broken blood vessels that form tiny
pinpoint red dots (called petechiae). Blood also can collect under ...