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Charlotte, NC
A 25-year-old female asked:

Pitting edema in right lower leg only. no redness, or pain. been this way for a week. elevated it and no change. what could it be?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Edema: The two most concerning possibilities are a blood clot or lymphedema. In both instances a doctor needs to evaluate these asap.
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