A 30-year-old female asked:
Have a bruise on next to shin bone. little swollen. dont remember hitting. and same side of thigh is sore. is the a blood clot? im worried
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General Surgery 46 years experience
Deep vein: thrombophlebitis usually causes unilateral calf swelling and pain. Only way to know for sure is with blood test and venous duplex. If you have other risk factors, your doctor might recommend them.
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