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Are there any rheumatic diseases that cause a unilateral, cold and swollen posterior calf?

Are there any rheumatic diseases that cause a unilateral, cold and swollen posterior calf?

Get help: Rheumatic diseases usually do not cause unilateral symptoms, but they can. A swollen calf can be due to infection or due to blood clots. Only way to find out is to see your doctor or go to an urgent care or ER. ...Read more

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Can damage to nerve roots at L4-L5 cause the calf to become swollen/inflamed?

Can damage to nerve roots at L4-L5 cause the calf to become swollen/inflamed?

Unlikely: It is unlikely that nerve root damage would cause swelling in the calf. However, if you have a swollen calf you need to see your doctor immediately or go to an urgent care to make sure you do not have a blood clot in that leg. ...Read more

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What would cause sudden onset of noticeable swelling in left calf of leg and left forearm? No pain, just continuously swollen for 4-5 days. No injury

More information....: There are many potential problems that can trigger these symptoms, for example, blot clots, infection, inflammatory diseases. If this is new to you and just for a few days see your doctor as soon as possible, if severe go to the emergency department near you. ...Read more

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After sitting for a while with my right leg tucked under mg right knee i stood up and my calf was red swollen and felt heavy. What can cause this?

After sitting for a while with my right leg tucked under mg right knee i stood up and my calf was red swollen and felt heavy. What  can cause this?

Compressed veins: When you bend your leg underneath you can compress the veins behind your knee. This can cause the blood to back up into your calf. There is the chance that you may even form a blood clot. However, if the swelling resolved quickly then you are probably ok. If you have continued swelling and pain you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have splinter hemorrhages + swollen posterior calf from Achilles to gastrocnemius. Area also cold when palpated. Can endocarditis cause this?

I have splinter hemorrhages + swollen posterior calf from Achilles to gastrocnemius. Area also cold when palpated. Can endocarditis cause this?

Given the history: Presented I'd recommend you go to the ER ASAP for evaluation. Bacterial endocarditis can be seen with splinter hemorrhages, a DVT if that calf needs to be ruled out as well. ...Read more

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Burning stinging pain down right shin into top of right foot with a tight/burning feeling in both calfs top of right foot is swollen/discolored cause?

Cause is hard to: Determine. Any history of injury to back? Seek out a neurologist who will need to run some tests and likely try some medications. Will need nerve conduction study at very least. How long ago was knee surgery? If recent then see dr. That performed the procedure. ...Read more

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Have fever for 15 days with headache back pain calf pain and swollen glands what are the cause?

Have fever for 15 days with headache back pain calf pain and swollen glands what are the cause?

Probably virus: Myalgias are pains in your muscles that occur when you are fighting an infection. With a fever, swollen glands and myalgias, it sounds like you have a virus. This could be influenza, mononucleosis, or any number of viruses. But 15 days is a long time, so you need to see a doctor! there are other inflammatory diseases that can cause these symptoms. ...Read more