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Doctor insights on: Fullness In Right And Left Calf

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I received a full body massage yesterday and today my left calf muscle has a sore spot. Should i be worried?

I received a full body massage yesterday and today my left calf muscle has a sore spot. Should i be worried?

Probably not: The masseuse probably bruised you. Watch the bruise over the next few days to make sure it begins to disappear. If you easily bruise, you may want to be evaluated by your doctor as this may be a sign of anemia or other illness. But no need to worry at this time as you have a reason for this bruise. ...Read more

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The back of my left leg (calf area)has been throbbing,painful and full feeling.Hands & feet seem to lose color and tonight, my toes felt numb. Why?

The back of my left leg (calf area)has been throbbing,painful and full feeling.Hands & feet seem to lose color and tonight, my toes felt numb. Why?

First and : Foremost, I think you should rule out a clot in the left calf. I would go see your doctor ASAP, if not available, I think it warrants a. Trip to the emergency room. ...Read more

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My left calf feels tight and both of them swell during the day, what could be causing this? its been a ongoing problem. i do exercise at the gym.

My left calf feels tight and both of them swell during the day, what could be causing this? its been a ongoing problem. i do exercise at the gym.

Calf issues: Could be edema making them tight and swell. Other possibilities are always a blood clot/ or phlebitis, etc. Get an eval since you appear health, and exercise regularly, yet you are still getting swelling and tightness. best wishes. ...Read more

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Pain on both sides of left ankle with pain going up into calf tryed ice and pain meds foot cold to touch what should I do?

Pain on both sides of left ankle with pain going up into calf  tryed ice and pain meds   foot cold to touch   what should I do?

See your doctor: There are many things this could be. Having a foot that is cold to the touch is always a red flag that should be evaluated by your doctor as soon as possible. Pain radiating into the calf can be anything from tendonitis to a blood clot. I recommend seeing your doctor soon. ...Read more

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I have pain on both sides of my left ankle.. Pain shoots up the leg into the calf..little to no swelling. Pain when on and off it..,tryed ice.

I have pain on both sides of my left ankle.. Pain shoots up the leg into the calf..little to no swelling. Pain when on and off it..,tryed ice.

Hard to say: I am not sure what type of work you do or type of shoes you wear. If you stand up for a long time, wearing high heeled shoes, this may be reason for suck pain. Please consider seeing a podiatrist or orthopod for evaluation. also what type of pain? Is id dull pain, sharp shooting pain? ...Read more

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Pain in left calf. Been to emergency twice. Both say sprained muscle. Done nothing to cause it. No swelling or clot signs. Dr won't scan. I'm worried.

Pain in left calf. Been to emergency twice. Both say sprained muscle. Done nothing to cause it. No swelling or clot signs. Dr won't scan. I'm worried.

2nd opinion: If you have not had a Doppler ultrasound to rule out a clot, you may want to go for second opinion. The exam for a blood clot is only 50 percent sensitive, meaning that exam findings can be misleading. You could very well not have one, but in a person with no injury and calf pain it should be done on almost all patients in my opinion. ...Read more

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I've been exercising by walking now for about 2 weeks, a week before i started both my ankles were swollen. Since i've been walking i've had no problems but hip pain on right side and yesterday i had pain in my left calf which was very swollen and still

I've been exercising by walking now for about 2 weeks, a week before i started both my ankles were swollen. Since i've been walking  i've had no problems but hip pain on right side and yesterday i had pain in my left calf which was very swollen and still

Be careful: Calf pain and swelling especially in female using contraceptives should checked to find if this duo to blood clot in the calf, that is the most important thing, beside that it could you tour your triceps muscle and that cause the swelling. ...Read more

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Have sore toes (big toes) both feet and pain on left calf.

Have sore toes (big toes) both feet and pain on left calf.

Anytime one : Is experiencing pain in the calf a blood clot should be ruled out. With regards to your toes this is a less important issue as the calf pain takes precedence and you should follow up with a foot doc. ...Read more

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I have severe pain in both my calf's but is worse in my left calf, also have painful lower back pain and ache all over ?

I have severe pain in both my calf's but is worse in my left calf, also have painful lower back pain and ache all over
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Had backache long?: Have you got any radiating pain from the back down into the calves or possibly on the left side all the way down to the foot into the big toe? Has your doctor considered ordering an imaging study of the back such as an MRI?you may have either a compression of one of your lower lumbar nerve roots ornarrowing of your spinal canal in the lumbar area which could also affect smaller nerve root fibers. ...Read more