at age 10 had head injury. bruise they said we it was bruised to the skull. anyway, 22 yrs later the bruise is still here.
on my forhead over right eye . it goes from eyebrow to my hair line. anybody have any idea whats going on? docs said it would go away as i get older. still not gone away. very strange.
This occurrence may not be a bruise after all, since bruises usually resolve in a matter of days, the longest is two weeks. This long and lasting bruise may actually be skin discolorations brought about by post-inflammatory changes. If this were a real bruise (or hematoma), this can be a permanent soft tissue injury from the previous trauma. Uncommonly, problems with coagulation (blood to thin) may present this way, especially those who are receiving medications such as coumadin or heparin.
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