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A 28-year-old female asked:

Back of leg hurts for 2 weeks doctors say definantly not a blood clot cause d dimer was normal no swelling and is worst when resting?

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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 calf pain like muscle strain, lumbar radiculopathy, or baker's cyst.

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Last updated Aug 14, 2014

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