A 18-year-old female asked:
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i wore tight knee high boots for 3-5 hrs. they cut off circulation. feet went numb.now i have pain behind my leg.could this be dvt? i'm young&healthy.

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Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Unlikely: in ' young & healthy ' active person to develop DVT by wearing right boots , but see your doctor if suspicious will do a doppler study and and clears your mind.
Answered on Jun 19, 2015

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