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Anyone Experience Faint Joint Bruising/discoloration?

Anyone Experience Faint Joint Bruising/discoloration?

I noticed my hand started REALLY hurting today, and when I looked at it, I noticed it was sort of discolored. Like a light blue and pink. Can’t really tell if it’s a faint bruise or what? Then I noticed over the course of a few hours, there’s a spot in the same area that looks like a small little shadow. Never had this before, and it’s accompanied by some pretty intense pain. I have osteo &autoimmune arthritis in this hand so the pain is nothing new. Anyone ever have something like this before… read more

A MyLupusTeam Member said:

Yes, my arms and legs bruise during a flare up along with numbness.

posted about 1 year ago
A MyLupusTeam Member said:

Yes, my arms are my most frequent area of bruising

posted over 1 year ago
A MyLupusTeam Member said:

Yes I have experienced that as well. After 30+ years of lupus and also other autoimmune disorders not much quirky things haven’t. That joint in particular gets sore and red or bluish. Feel better soon. Osteoarthritis might be the cause as well.

posted over 1 year ago
A MyLupusTeam Member said:

Could be Raynauds or circulation issues

posted about 1 year ago
A MyLupusTeam Member said:

Yes I get random bruises on my palms and feet but my knees get swollen an dark sometimes too. Lupus is so weird! Hang in there.

posted about 1 year ago
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