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feeling of heat in lower leg

A female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
33 years experience Neurology
Examination by doc?: A sensation of heat without the leg actually being warm to the touch, reddened, swollen, painful, or otherwise altered could be what is called a neuro ... Read More
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Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Nerve issue: May have a nerve problem especially likely you have back pain. See doctor if present for more than a few days.

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Leg warmth: This sensation may be caused by impingement of a nerve root in your lower intervertebral spine from a disc or a spur in the lower spine. Another possi ... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Yes.: An ultrasound is an appropriate test if they suspect a blood clot in your leg.
Dr. Norman Chideckel
42 years experience Vascular Surgery
Blood clot: yes an ultrasound will reveal if this is a blood clot
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amir Khan
Dr. Amir Khan answered
27 years experience Sports Medicine
Possible a nerve: Extremity nerve compression problems, tendinits or knee problems could cause your symptoms. More likley the burning down the leg could be from sciatic ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Satish Bhadriraju
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Please get evaluated right away if you are suspecting blood clot
A 87-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Pyles
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: Go to the ER to be evaluated immediately.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Dantin
37 years experience Family Medicine
Probable not: Possible ners or back issue
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Soon: It's not normal to have leg swelling. I would start with your primary care. Best to be safe than sorry.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
32 years experience Podiatry
See a doctor: This might be pain due to a low back issue. Good luck to you!
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
20 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not likely: Unless you have had surgery recently, or had a prolonged hospitalization, long plane or car trip, or have some inherited cause of DVT (such as Factor ... Read More

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