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A 33-year-old female asked:

Pain in center of right calf hurts worse when standing walking, pain getting worse, ultrasound shows no clot, his of dvt. can ultrasound miss a clot?

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Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Possible: thrombophlebitis= inflammation of a deep vein in your leg. A venous doppler ( ultrasound ) is very diagnostic of dvt. I suggest a repeat exam and a second opinion bases on your current symptoms.
Last updated Sep 16, 2016


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