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Susanville, CA
A 24-year-old female asked:

Swelling in one foot/ankle significantly more than the other during pregnancy. also some tightness in the calf on that side. is this normal?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michelle Jones singer
Gynecology 39 years experience
Call your doctor: I suggest you let your doctor be aware of the swelling and discomfort in your foot and ankle. You should be evaluated for a blood clot.
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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
No: Particularly with you being pregnant your risk for blood clot increases markedly. Get checked!
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Last updated Aug 5, 2016

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