How long does a bruise last?

Answer You know how a bruise changes color over time? That's your body fixing the bruise by breaking down and reabsorbing the blood, which causes the bruise to go through many colors of the rainbow before... Read More »

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How long does it take for a bruise to go away?

A bruise (also known as a contusion) usually last about 2 weeks. You can determine the age of a bruise by the color of it. It usually is:day 1-5 the bruise appears black or blueday 5-10 the bruise ... Read More »

How long does a bruise on an eye last for?

What does it mean when you have had a bruise for a very long time.?

Do you bruise easy or have bruises all over your body. You could be anemic or deficient in something else. I would get the bruise examined by a doctor to make sure that he doesnt suspect any intern... Read More »

I have a bruise on my head. How long does it take to go away?

Figure about 1 day per millimeter wide. Assuming you are not on blood thinners.