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Blood Clot Pain
Would i have minor aches in leg with a blood clot? Pain off and on in leg. No severe. No swelling and no heat. Just pain on and off. Like jolts ofpain
My clitoris is irritated and itchy. left side of my clitoral hood is swollen and formed blood clot. pain extends to prepuce please help!!!
Needs exam: There are lots of things that could cause bumps, lumps and blisters on the genitals. I encourage you to schedule a visit for an exam and testing to determine the cause. Then the doc can tell you the treatment. What you are describing is concerning for an infection such as genital herpes, yeast or others. ...Read more
This morning I woke up with a pain near my inner thigh near the left knee. What's the chance of it being a blood clot? Pain when walking and knee bent
You need an exam: You need to visit your doctor in person to get an exam. A diagnosis of your pain is not something that doctors can guess at. A physician needs to know the location of the pain .Point at it with one finger and be able to discuss its onset, location, duration, radiation to other sties, alleviating and associated factors. Once your history is known, a physical is performed to diagnose. Good luck. ...Read more
Sore calf, pain in front of thigh or upper leg, and knee. Should I be concerned about a blood clot? Pain started today. Please advise.
Because : You mention it, I would be concerned. Have it looked at. ...Read more
Robotic laparoscopic hysterectomy 2 weeks ago for ovarian cancer staging. Left leg pain ever since. Neg for blood clot. Pain shoots down leg from hip.
Pancreatic cancer. Whipple. Chemo 7 months. Tumors in pancreas and liver. Recent blood clot. Pain. New intestinal blockage. Is my body shutting down?
Difficult disease: Some blockages are due to scar tissue inside the abdomen (called adhesions), and other blockages are due to cancer growth. A CT scan may be able to tell the difference between the 2. If the blockage is cancer-related, then it may be time to think about a different chemotherapy regimen. But if it's just adhensions, then sometimes an operation helps. Talk to your doctor to investigate further ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My period is 7days late. I woke up this morning with excruciating pain in my admomen. Noticed thick brown blood with blood clots.Pain in stomach&back?
Old blood and clots: could mean either pregnancy or infection. I would make sure to check a pregnancy test, then if negative check it again 1 week later. You do not want to have a miscarriage and not know it. If everything is negative, then you have irregular bleeding from cycle and may need to see a GYN to regulate it again, especially after 3-4 months of similar bleeding. ...Read more
Hormonal imbalance: To prevent iron deficiency anemia, you should take oral iron supplement with multivitamins. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD. Consult this site for more information on this topic. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx Practice safe sex. ...Read more
No : Pain in the calf is not a good indicator . If the set up us right for a clot , like recent surgery or prolonged inactivity and you have calf pain a SOB , the you need to consult a physician . You need an US and possibly a D Dimer . If positive , then there is a high index of suspicion for DVT . Hope this helps . If there is SOB , then Spriall CT to R/O clot to the lung . ...Read more
I have really bad pain in my right calf, i had an ultradound done last week to rule out blood clots but pain is.Still there? Any ideas?
Blood clot: Most blood clots in the legs are in one leg and cause pain and swelling in that leg only. ...Read more
Had thigh pain for weeks that suddenly stopped while stretching/massaging, now my heel is vibrating like a phone. Could it be a blood clot? No pain.
Not likely: Was this pain in the back or front of thigh?Detail is impt.If in front, could be totally unrelated.If in back, could be related to sciatic nerve.Sciatic nerve or one of it's branches can be trapped by muscle spasm or vertebral dysf.Sudden release via stretching may have let go the pinching, but the nerve to the heel is a branch of the nerve which may still be irritated.Eval by dr is still advised. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I havent had a normal period for months. i am over weight 5"3 (299 pounds i have been having bloody stoles and discharge of dry blood clot and pain?
See a MD ASAP: The colon/rectal bleeding represented by the "black stools" is disconcerting and may indicate a more serious problem then missing periods. Your obesity is wrecking havoc with your pituitary's ability to function normally to produce regular periods by hormonally suppressing its' function. See a MD, (FP or OB GYN) as soon as possible.(ASAP). ...Read more
2wks back hubby fingered me fast, started bleeding heavily with big blood clots no pain for 2-3 hrs & light blood spot for 2-3 days. Any complication?
May have a gyn probl: You need to be seen as this is not normal. Gyn exam will tell if yu have a problem. ...Read more
I got my nexplanon removed and now I feel like a lil knot in my left arm. Can it be blood clot? No pain n arm or redness or swelling
Nexplanon removal: The chances are the area you feel is just scar tissue. If there is no tenderness or redness it is likely not an issue. Of course to be sure you should always have the area checked. ...Read more