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Scalp Bruise

Scalp Bruise: Introduction

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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Causes of Scalp Bruise:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Scalp Bruise. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Scalp Bruise

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Scalp Bruise: Symptom Checker

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Scalp Bruise Treatments

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Scalp Bruise: Animations

Scalp Bruise: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Scalp Bruise

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Scalp Bruise: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Scalp Bruise

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be correctly diagnosed. Women with the condition tend to have heavy periods, since more »

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed. The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not often seen by physicians more »

Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed as alopecia totalis. Researchers estimate that about 1 per 100 diagnoses of alopecia totalis more »

Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African Americans. Some of the overlooked hair/scalp conditions include more »

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Detailed list of causes of Scalp Bruise

The list below shows some of the causes of Scalp Bruise mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Scalp Bruise?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Scalp Bruise. Of the 12 causes of Scalp Bruise that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 8 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Scalp Bruise:

The following list of conditions have 'Scalp Bruise' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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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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