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Slight cramp in calf

A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not normal: Pain and cramps are not normal. However, it is not feasible to say if it is serious or not, without examining you. It would be prudent to contact your ... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Vanderloop
12 years experience Podiatry
Overuse injury: is a possibility depending on your level of activity. With symptoms such as cramping, pulling and swelling that are not subsiding, I recommend gettin ... Read More
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Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Maybe: Always something to think about. If you are at risk and have pain and swelling, be seen and have a Doppler US when available. If your doctor is worrie ... Read More
Dr. Hratch Karamanoukian
30 years experience Phlebology
DVT ?: If there is concern about a DVT, a Duplex venous scan can exclude it. There is no way to exclude DVT with the presence or absence of a single symptom. ... Read More
Dr. John Landi
46 years experience Phlebology
Venous Insufficiency: Your symptoms do not appear to be DVT but the only sure way to prove this would be with a venous ultrasound. The diagnosis of venous insufficiency is ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Calf cramps: it appears that a DVT has been ruled out. Measure your both calves' circumference to document size difference before and after exercise. A difference ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Lumbar Radiculopathy: Is the term for the dermatomal pattern of the pain you've described and is your age most commonly caused by a protruded (slipped disc) pinching the ne ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Harvey
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Yes: Pregnant women often have sciatic pain, and in most cases it will improve. If the pain has lasted more than 2-3 weeks, discuss it with your OB. Some ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
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Calf bruise: Hi Johnny152, if you have swelling in that leg then seeing your doctor is a good idea. DVT usually is provoked: being sedentary for long periods, rece ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Subhasish Bose
16 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Calf cramps : apart from low potassium or magnesium, muscle sprain, blood clot, local injury, back pain and even bad shoes or posture can cause mild calf pain. Conc ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Common: Try some magnesium along with the V8
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Dr. Gregory Thompson
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Pinched nerve?: Read this as one potential cause of leg pain due to pressure on the nerve running from the waist to the leg: http://www.webmd.com/diabetes/guide/mera ... Read More
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