bruisability

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bruisability

The degree to which a person bruises in response to trauma, which may indicate a defect in coagulation factors, thrombocytopaenia or platelet dysfunction.
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Cushing disease causes substantial muscle wasting, thinning of skin, immune suppression, and increased bruisability and bleeding, all associated with protein degradation to support gluconeogenesis.

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