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6 months post op and right calf and ankle is swollen
A 36-year-old female asked:
28 years experience Podiatry
Rule out clot: First and foremost.....ASAP.
A 35-year-old male asked:
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.
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:
51 years experience Cardiology
Go to ER now.: It could be something serious requiring immediate treatment.
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
38 years experience Podiatry
Trip to ER: Possible blood clot. Get it checked asap!
A 44-year-old female asked:
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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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
A 25-year-old female asked:
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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41 years experience Podiatry
See a doctor: Could be many things including gout.
See a doctor.
A 33-year-old female asked:
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
A 22-year-old female asked:
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:
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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