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Clot leg cause swelling

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Brown
Specializes in Pulmonology
DVT: Yes, blood clots in the veins of the lower extremities could commonly cause swelling in the leg. I become very suspicious for blood clots when i see o... Read More
Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine 30 years experience
Yes: And extreme pain.

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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No: It is much more likely that clot would remain in the leg. Without symptoms such as swelling and pain a clot is highly unlikely. If it did travel it wo... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
Orthopedic Surgery 25 years experience
Unlikely: Leg swelling attributed to sunburn would not be expected to cause blood clots. Common causes of blood clots include prolonged immobility (i.e. Long p... Read More
Dr. Tariq Niazi
Orthopedic Surgery 43 years experience
Might do. Indirectly: By resting the legs to reduce the swelling. That, with some dehydration, or an injury to the legs might damage the veins to result in a blood clot. N... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Kormylo
Podiatry 14 years experience
It's possible: Usually clots are more likely to appear in one leg or the other, appearing in both legs simultaneously is less common. However, it is possible to hav... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phillip Goebel
Emergency Medicine 16 years experience
Clot not likely: Since your doctor has evaluated you for a blood clot and found it to be unlikely by exam and testing, you are likely dealing with some other cause of ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randee Lipman
Cardiology 38 years experience
Blood clots: Depending on how bad your clot was the leg could be larger forever. Though some of the swelling will go down. I don't know how long you have had this... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alec Hochstein
Podiatry 24 years experience
Blood clot maybe?: Can it be a blot clot ? The answer is almost always yes. The reason? Because we don't want to miss that in a diagnosis. A blood clot affects one limb ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Andrews
Interventional Radiology 36 years experience
A : A swollen leg with a history of blood clots is a worrisome combination. You could very well have another clot, and blood clots in the legs can lead t... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Improbable: The description of your symptoms does not sound to me like something that would be commonly found to be due to anxiety. First of all the duration of t... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Calf pain: Phlebitis is always a concern when calf pain occurs, especially when the calf is impinged. Trauma to the vein at the site of calf compression can trau... Read More

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