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I Fell On My Knee And Now My Calf Is Swollen
While running I hurt my knee and calf. Calf is swollen and very sore on back of calf. What could be causing this?
Is it one leg or both? Has there been recent trauma? The definition is enlargement of the lower leg. Could be superficial fluid accumulation or it could edema (swelling) of one or both of the muscles of the lower leg: the gastrecnemious and the soleous muscles. Internet consult not enough, see ...Read more
My right leg just below knee to end of calf is swollen to size of tree stump.Doc said it was accumulation of fat cells, called?
Hurt knee, calf is swollen and sore to touch. Had ultra sound but there's no blood clot. What could be wrong?
Swollen knee/calf: You could have a ruptured baker's cyst (a common cyst that can occur in the back of the knee). Swelling moves downward pulled by gravity, so any swelling in and around your knee can cause this as fluid tracks downward. See if your doctor agrees. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I fell out of bed weeks ago and hit my left knee on the hard floor.Now weeks later the area is tender and the lowr leg is swollen tender and itches?
I fell and twisted my knee, which has been hurting since. Now my lower leg and foot are swollen. What could be causing this, and how do I treat it?
Consult an : Orthopedist. A clot may need to be ruled out. ...Read more
Stepped into a hole yesterday, knee gave out, fell into a fence. Knee swollen/painful/ hard to get it to bend/straighten. Calf is also swollen?
I'm online now. Type your question here large knot on side of calf but has the whole leg swollen from knee down
How long: Any trauma to area, excessive exercise, or recent air travel? Symptoms could be a result from a blood clot to decreased blood flow from a large hematoma. Also spider bite. Please get examined if it persists or if you become short of breath, have fever, or further enlargement ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Fell Monday pretty hard on R Knee. Back of knee, calf, and ankle all swollen to double size of other leg. ER said no breaks, no clots. Suggestions?
Maybe Sprained: If you had X-rays, and they were reviewed by a radiologist, you most likely don't have any fractures. However, badly sprained ligaments can be worse than a fracture, in terms of disability and healing time. Bones have a blood supply--ligaments do not, and take longer to heal. Elevate your leg, apply ice, and a compression wrap. Topical DMSO may also help alleviate swelling and speed recovery. ...Read more
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