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6 months post op and right calf and ankle is swollen

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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Monib Zirvi
21 years experience Dermatology
Go to resort doctor: Most larger resorts have some medical care available and you should seek medical attention to get appropriate oral antibiotics treatment if needed.
Dr. David Hettinger
36 years experience Podiatry
Get to a doctor: It sounds as though the cut may have become infected. See a doctor for an evaluation and see if antibiotics are indicated. Infections can get worse ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerome Zacks
51 years experience Cardiology
Go to ER now.: It could be something serious requiring immediate treatment.
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Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
If getting worse: I would first contact your physician and ask advice. If no, intervention is advised you may want to seek a second opinion via an er or acute care clin ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
38 years experience Podiatry
Trip to ER: Possible blood clot. Get it checked asap!
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryoush Zafar
24 years experience Podiatry
Sural nerve: Sural nerve runs on the outside of the lower leg to base of 5th metatarsal. It not commonly injured unless you had a lateral ankle injury, such as, an ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Creighton
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Could be, but...: You should have this looked at asap. You need to make sure this is not a developing infection. If it is not an infection, it could be any number of ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Not blood clot: Uncertain why you're having this discomfort. It possibly could be related to your level of conditioning. In order to clarify the reason for the achin ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
See a doctor: Could be many things including gout. See a doctor.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Sheppeck
36 years experience Vascular Surgery
Need t rule out clot: Morbid obesity is associated with an increased risk of venous thrombosis..clot, which could result in swelling, pain, discoloration. If the clot is ii ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aruna Adaikkalam
38 years experience Internal Medicine
See ur orthopedicia : After a surgery swelling in and around the area of surgery is common. But if there is discolouration and warmth is present, need to r/o infection at o ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Troy Ross
Dr. Troy Ross answered
24 years experience Occupational Medicine
Check with surgeon: Even 6 months out there can be issues connected to the surgery. More importantly, though, you should take a look at your nutritional status. B vitamin ... Read More

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