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Durham, NH
A 21-year-old male asked:

Sudden localized area right leg pain started two nights ago. no pain improvement and now redness over it. is this bad?

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Dr. Stuart Erner
Bariatrics 45 years experience
Leg pain/redness: You should see a doctor as soon as you can to make sure you don't have cellulitis which would require antibiotic treatment. It's also possible you had an insect bite with resultant redness. Regardless , get checked soon!

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Last updated May 10, 2014

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