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Scalp Bruise: Bruise or bruises occurring on or around the scalp. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Scalp Bruise, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Scalp Bruise:
Bruising (348 causes), Scalp symptoms (639 causes), Bleeding symptoms (1783 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin color symptoms (2348 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Trauma-related symptoms (724 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Circulation symptoms (1579 causes)
Symptoms related to Scalp Bruise:
Scalp pain (22 causes), Scalp itch (16 causes), Bruised skin (348 causes), Head bruise (3 causes), Trauma, Head injury (3 causes), Physical abuse, Prolonged second stage of labour during delivery, Use of suction instruments on the baby during delivery, Leukaemia, Lymphoma (18 causes), Haemophilia, Von Willebrands disease, Thrombocytopaenia (161 causes)
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