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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reid Blackwelder
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Possible blood clot: My main worry with those symptoms would be a blood clot in the leg veins called a deep venous thrombosis (dvt). Causes can be long trips/immobility, r ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
A couple: You could be developing cellulitis or even a blood clot. It should be checked.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience in General Surgery
Error in measurement: You have to measure your leg exactly at the same spot otherwise you will find a discrepancy. Bottom line as long as there is no edema redness or swell ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dora Chizea
47 years experience in Anti-Aging Medicine
Bite with...: 34 y/o says, Looks like a bite mark only one hole on side of leg, very red and swollen redness is spreading andj also had terrible headache... headach ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrell Latva
41 years experience in Podiatry
SIMPLE TO SERIOUS: Does the child feel sick? Fever? Calf bigger than other side? It could be something as simple as a muscle strain/sprain, to an infection, leg fracture ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Please Go To ER: You are very ill. I would advise getting to the er now. Please do not wait, do not page you doctor, call 911 if you have to. You are describing a sit ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Hard to say: There are several possibilities. Having them seen when they are symptomatic would probably be a good idea to establish the diagnosis. The good thing ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alexander Barkan
23 years experience in General Surgery
Dvt: Depends if acute or chronic . Red leg with deep vein thrombosis seems serious. Would go to e.R asap. Redness should decrease as swelling decreases.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Martin
31 years experience in Family Medicine
No: neg d dimer, no dvt can repeat if things change
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Shahzad
Specializes in Internal Medicine
DVT: less likely. Your symptoms are due to musculoskeletal disorder.

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