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A 40-year-old female asked:

My rt leg and foot is swollen..it feels like every muscle in my leg has been pulled from bottom of my foot to my thigh. hurts when i walk. i have ms?

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Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 31 years experience
Blood clot?: Swelling of one leg only could represent a blood clot, which in some instances can break off, and clog the blood flow from the heart to the lung. Small clots are ok, but large clots can cause instant death. If this is new, seek medical attention right away. May need an ultrasound of the leg to make this determination. Hope this helps!

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Last updated Jun 7, 2015

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