Red Cross – Purple Arm

I donated blood on Thursday, and apparently the lady tweaked a nerve and punctured the vein straight through. My elbow has completely filled with blood/bruise. As of Saturday afternoon my elbow as Barney Purple. It’s starting to dissipate but it’s also spreading. It looks worse now.

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~ by chrismcdevitt on June 29, 2009.

One Response to “Red Cross – Purple Arm”

  1. Guh, makes me happy that the talkative tech at the hospital the other night was quick and painless. The only sign that a needle entered my arm is the evil tape marks I cannot scrub off of the inside of my elbow.

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