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I have a bruise on the right side of my torso. It is

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I have a bruise on the right side of my torso. It is sensitive to the touch. I also have a discomfort in the tip of my penis that feels like it is bruised.
JA: Is this your first time reaching out for information about this?
Customer: I visited my doctor for the sensitivity but the bruise is fairly new
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have MS
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 11 months ago.

This is Dr. David

how old are you ?

what medications are you taking?

are you taking any aspirin?

can you upload clear photos of these areas?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
I am 45. I am taking Gilenya for MS. A bunch of vitamins : D, B, Tumeric, Acetyl - L Caritene, Magnesium, Co-Q 10
I also take a low dose of Doxycycline for Rosacia
I take Gabapentin for pain as needed.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Here are pictures
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
I also have a low grade fever (99.1) and just don't feel myself
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Expert:  Dr. David replied 11 months ago.

thanks for the photos

that does look like a bruise on the side of your torso

you should put an ice pack on that area to help decrease pain and swelling.

do you remember hitting that area to cause the bruise?

you could be fighting off a viral infection.

MS can cause fatigue

when was the last time you had blood work to check your blood levels?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
I had blood work done last week. I don't remember banging into anything
Expert:  Dr. David replied 11 months ago.

you may have hit the area without knowing

or hit it at night time when you were sleeping.

have you tried an ice pack on the bruised area yet?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
No. Going to do that now.
Expert:  Dr. David replied 11 months ago.


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