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bruise and lump on back of leg

A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Sounds like: ruptured tendon, but you need to see a doctor to make sure that it is not thrombophlebitis, especially if you have risk factors such as birth control ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience Podiatry
Have it looked at: A sprain injury can result in redness, bruising, swelling, pain, and possibly instability of the involved area. An x-ray will be able to assist in di ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
23 years experience Family Medicine
Possible Baker's...: Cysts behind the cysts(Baker'r cysts) are common and can cause sudden pain and discomfort. IF you palpate it you may start using warm compresses three ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Leszkowitz
34 years experience Family Medicine
Get exam: Sounds more then a benign lipoma or cyst because of pain must get biopsy/removal
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
All spasms feel like: lumps. It's great that massage relieves your muscle spasms. Do stretching to stretch your muscles between massages to reduce 'lumps' of muscle spasms.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Exam needed: This may be a Baker's cyst that ruptured. Superficial phlebitis is another possibility. Your physician or an orthopedic surgeon should examine this lu ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Any trauma?: Need more info to be able to make any suggestions. Best to be seen by a doctor.
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Dr. James Burns
36 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not worried, but: it could be a hematoma or a subcutaneous nodule previously there and coincidentally traumatized causing you to now focus on the area. To be safe don' ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
You really can't: Bruises take time to heal. You cannot rush the healing.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Hematoma?: This could be a hematoma, which is essentially a black-and-blue mark that's a bit deeper under the skin. Whereas black-and-blue marks spread in two d ... Read More

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