Petechia

About- Petechiae are tiny purple, red, or brown spots on the skin caused by bleeding under the skin usually appear on arms, legs, stomach, buttock, inside the mouth or on eyelids.

Causes-
Petechiae Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection
Petechiae Endocarditis
Petechiae Leukemia
Petechiae Meningococcemia
Petechiae Mononucleosis
Petechiae Prolonged straining
Petechiae Rocky Mountain spotted fever
Petechiae Scarlet fever
Petechiae Scurvy (vitamin C deficiency)
Petechiae Sepsis
Petechiae Side effects of certain medications
Petechiae Strep throat
Petechiae Thrombocytopenia
Petechiae Vasculitis
Petechiae Viral hemorrhagic fevers
Petechiae Vitamin K deficiency
 
Specialists to visit
Vascular surgeon Vascular surgeon

Vascular surgeon General Physician

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References
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.mayoclinic.org
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