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What can cause painful bumps in calf of leg?

What can cause painful bumps in calf of leg?

Calf bumps: Swollen lymph node, varicose veins, a cyst, possibly a tumor(unlikely), a blood clot, among other things. Have you been immobilized or had an injury lately? If it persist, go get it checked out. ...Read more

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I bumped my calf really hard today, hours later the pain came back, it's bruised with a red circle in the middle. I had a pe 3yrs ago...

I bumped my calf really hard today, hours later the pain came back, it's bruised with a red  circle in the middle. I had a pe 3yrs ago...

Calf pain: Blunt trauma to the calf area can cause a contusion or a small hematoma due to some internal bleeding from breakage of small blood vessels. With a history of pe, please consult your internal medicine or vascular physician as soon as possible. ...Read more

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I just got a bruse and bump below my calf what could it be?

Usually trauma: Most of the time it would be from a minor bump to your leg that you did not notice, or could be small vein rupture. ...Read more

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I discovered a bump on my calf that was extended & full of clear fluid, no pain. I pushed on it and it burst, still no pain. What is this?

?????: Take a picture! I cannot think of any abnormality that would cause this> Was it in the skin??? muscle???? Ask question again with more details Dr Z ...Read more

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My boyfriend has had a ring shaped rash, no bumps in his calf about a week, yesterday a ring shape bruise appeared within and against the rash?

My boyfriend has had a ring shaped rash, no bumps in his calf about a week, yesterday a ring shape bruise appeared within and against the rash?

See Your Doctor: You described a few details about the rash however not enough information is given to deduce the cause. Annular shaped rashes are common; can range from fungal infections to contact dermatitis. Diagnosis of skin findings is challenging without visual inspection. Additionally, a detailed medical history is needed to assess all possible causes. See your doctor for the correct diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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Been taking gabapentin 100mg once daily for 2 yrs. Started having sudden allergy to it, itchy all over and random bumps on my calf. How do I wean off?

Been taking gabapentin 100mg once daily for 2 yrs. Started having sudden allergy to it, itchy all over and random bumps on my calf. How do I wean off?

Homeopathic Rx: If you are reasonably healthy at all at 41 years of age, gabapentin 100mg twice daily is almost of no benefit therapeutically and virtually not affecting you systemically. You could stop the gabapentin immediately and most likely suffer no side effects. If that concerns you, take one capsule daily for 3 days then stop completely. If there is no improvement in your rash--likely another allergen. ...Read more

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For twos days I've had slight numbness and tingling in the arch of my left foot, and slightly blurred vision. Now I have a small bump on my calf. bad?

For twos days I've had slight numbness and tingling in the arch of my left foot, and slightly blurred vision. Now I have a small bump on my calf. bad?

Be seen: It is really hard to say without the benefit if an exam and things, there are multiple causes from benign to more serious. I would be seen with particular attention to the complaint of blurring of your vision, which in general is not a normal complaint and can be seen in serious neurological conditions as it's first presentation; ms being one example. ...Read more

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I have a small red bump on my upper right calf just under my knee. About an inch around it is numbed when i mess with it my knee hurts. Please help!

I have a small red bump on my upper right calf just under my knee. About an inch around it is numbed when i mess with it my knee hurts. Please help!

Infection?: Sounds like it could be a local skin infection such as folliculitis. Don't manipulate it or shave over it. Use warm compresses, keep it clean and if not improved in a day or two go see your doctor. ...Read more

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