Blood blisters on tongue

BY: The News Voice

PINTEREST

A blister is a fluid filled sac that happens when upper layer of skin is injured.

ALAMY

The fluid is generally clear unless a blood vessel gets ruptured creating a blood blister.

SKINANSWER

The injury on the skin could be just a bite gone wrong. These blister act as barrier for the damaged part preventing further harm.

PRACTO

They can occur anywhere in your mouth, they are often seen on soft surfaces like, inside of cheek, tongue or underside of lips etc

BUOYHEALTH

Causes:-

- trauma - allergies to acidic foods - low platelet count - angina bullosa hemorrhagica

INSTAGRAM

Chemotherapy  drugs and radiation can also cause blood blisters in mouth

PINTEREST

Thrombocytopenia also causes blood blisters in mouth

MEDICALNEWS

Angina bullosa hemorrhagica is a rare disorder that causes painful blood blisters to suddenly erupt and then rupture spontaneously

PINTEREST

Most blood blisters are benign and can be resolved without any medical intervention. Be mindful of what you eat to keep them away!

TRIPBOBA