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Sudden appearance of petechiae

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crumblebumblebee Thu 27-Nov-14 20:23:57

I've just recovered from a 4 day shitstorm of the norovirus. I woke up this morning with loads of petechiae on my legs. Is it one of those "should probably make a GP appt" thing or more of a "weird but normal" thing?

VanitasVanitatum Thu 27-Nov-14 20:25:54

Hmm. I got these from vomiting but only above the collarbone, don't know about legs. Call NHS direct?

FelixTitling Thu 27-Nov-14 20:28:29

Did you throw up quite violently? Kneeling down with head in the loo? It may be from that, I seem to remember that happening to me on my legs and face from severe morning sickness.

If you don't have a fever I think you shouldn't worry, but of course check it out if you're worried.

crumblebumblebee Thu 27-Nov-14 21:09:42

Nope, only one small puke and the rest was from the uhh other end. No fever or any other unusual symptoms.

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