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Unexplainable Bruising on Spine

I recently have been waking up with unexplainable bruising up and down my spine.Every morning I have a new painful bruise. I have no had any trauma or injury to my back. Is this anything to be concerned about?
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If there is no cause, then yes, you should be concerned. If you are not on any medications like anticoagulants, blood thinners or birth control pills (if you are a female) then this could be due to clotting disorders, low platelet count, fragile spider veins, deep vein thrombus, deficiency of Vitamin B12, folic acid, or Vit K, a liver disease or certain cancers. It could also be due to pressure urticaria. If you are on medications then you need to discuss that with your doctor. Take care!
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So im 16 and have been having back and neck pains for 3 weeks and I don't know why but now I realized I have a 4-5 inch bruise in my back that doesn't hurt. It's on my lower spine, and I'm scared. But I'm on birthcontrol so is that it?
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