Broken blood vessels in the hand are typically a result of an injury that jars the blood vessels, causing bleeding into the skin, according to Healthline. Infections of the blood, an allergic reaction, autoimmune disorde... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Wounds & Bruises

Broken blood vessels are most often caused by minor trauma, such as bruises and bumps, according to Nutra Legacy. However, Nutra Legacy also notes that broken vessels can occur as a result of the natural aging process. C... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Cardiac Health

Complications of a subconjunctival hemorrhage, or broken blood vessel in eye, are rare, according to Mayo Clinic. If the condition is due to eye trauma, a doctor may evaluate the eye to ensure the patient does not have o... More » Health Vision
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