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Is there a way to reduce calf size?

Is there a way to reduce calf size?

Calf slimming: There are exercises that can slim your calves. Walking is a great exercise. If you are overweight, it can help with weight loss and strengthen and slim calf muscles. You must be consistent with exercises. You could seek the assistance of a personal trainer that can help. ...Read more

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What can I do to reduce muscular leg size?

What can I do to reduce muscular leg size?

Inactivity/light wts: Inactivity will shrink down a muscular leg (but this will also make it more flaccid), while working it out with light weights and more repetitions will tone the muslces without bulking up. ...Read more

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How do I reduce the edma in my leg? My right leg is huge, from the ankle to the knee. How can I reduce the size of this leg?

How do I reduce the edma in my leg? My right leg is huge, from the ankle to the knee.  How can I reduce the size of this leg?

See a doctor: Marked swelling in one leg could indicate deep venous thrombophlebitis (dvt). This is especially true if the calf is tender and/or warm. This "blood clot" can be dangerous and should be treated promptly. See a podiatrist or other physician who can order the proper diagnostic testing and treatment. ...Read more

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Lump like a bug bite on upper leg doesn't itch. already applied citronella oil and size reduced but not really dissapear. now it turn blackish color.

Lump like a bug bite on upper leg doesn't itch. already applied citronella oil and size reduced but not really dissapear. now it turn blackish color.

Maybe spider: It does sound like an insect bite. These sometimes become infected and end up as abscesses which require drainage. A brown recluse spider can cause a bite that often causes tissue damage and may appear black. Have the lesion reviewed by your doctor for further care. ...Read more

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I'm 4'11, 32ddd boobs, big butt, thick legs, yet skinny waist. I don't care if my boobs shrink, but how to reduce leg/butt size? No clothes flatter me

I'm 4'11, 32ddd boobs, big butt, thick legs, yet skinny waist. I don't care if my boobs shrink, but how to reduce leg/butt size? No clothes flatter me

Diet & Exercise: Proper exercise and diet are very important. If you have been dieting and exercising the way you should, then possibly medical intervention is needed so you may need to go to a plastic surgeon to see what else can be done. ...Read more

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What can I do to reduce my calf muscle? Or just make it look less bulky?

What can I do to reduce my calf muscle? Or just make it look less bulky?

WHY?: It is muscle. Are you an athlete? Calf muscle gives you legs shape. Not exercising will reduce the size. But, why would you want to do that? ...Read more

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I banged my knee couple days ago. It swelled & hurt. yesterday& today calf has blown up 2x in size to the ankle. knee does not hurt as much.

Swelling: you may have a hematoma developing in the musculature after trauma. given the size and rate of expansion see your provider, or go to the ER to be checked properly. if there is redness, and the skin is warm, you may have cellulitus and need antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have a small lump on my calf. It is about the size of the head of a pin. It is very painful to the touch and hurts for several minutes after.

I have a small lump on my calf. It is about the size of the head of a pin. It is very painful to the touch and hurts for several minutes after.

Skin lesion: a swelling of this size in the skin can be from a big array of causes depend on the duration and presence of pain and the way it looks and coulour/ consistency causes can includi infections with different kinds of bugs, warts, molluscum or skin lesion. It can also be a nevus, sun damaged skin or other skin conditions medical review is required to differentiate the so many potentials ...Read more

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