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My calf muscle looks bruised and hurts when i walk on it and i have blood spots at my foot from it, is it bruised? or strained? or pulled?

2 doctor answers9 doctors weighed in
Dr. Steven Hill
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Sounds bruised: May be deep bruise or blood may ve from tear in muscle or ligament. Ice andelevate, if not quickly resolving see yourdoctor to rule iut blood clot.
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Dr. Alan Ettinger
Podiatry 50 years experience
Can be: Any the three. I would be more concerned with a blood clot. Get checked asap.
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Last updated Nov 23, 2017

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