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Knee Swelling At Top End Of Thigh
In absence of injury: This could be ganglion, or a swelling from underlying bone, nerve, muscle, or vascular tissue. If its getting bigger or causing pain, etc. Then need for investigating it further with xrays, mri/ct scans, blood work. Surgical removal with biopsy would most likely be necessary to get definite diagnosis. ...Read more
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
Knee and top of ankle pain, swelling, right leg. No injury. Began at end of strep. Pain flares when walking and in morning unexplained bruising/bumps?
What could cause deep stabbing and throbbing pain at the base of left calf muscle (inner leg), burning and radiating pain at base of Achilles extending around inside of left ankle and numbness in outer three toes on left foot?
Tarsal tunnel : Description sounds somewhat like tarsal tunnel syndrome which is an entrapped nerve in the ankle but could also be referred lumbar radiculopathy (pinched nerve in back) or just really bad tendinitis compressing the nerves of the lower leg. Sounds like an exam and some nerve conduction velocities would be helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
On my right knee at the bottom of knee cap running along the outside of my knee are a series of bruises, ranging in size from pea to dime what happend?
Purpura: Assuming you didn't have an injury that would have caused this unusual pattern of bruising, you may have a condition known as Henoch Schonlein Purpura (HSP), an inflammation of the blood vessels. We don't know what triggers HSP and don't have a specific treatment for it. It usually goes away on its own without ill effects, but, to be safe, you should see a doctor. Best wishes. ...Read more
Left leg is swelling for no obvious reason. Started around the top of my knee and now extends six inches above the knee down to the calf area?
Sudden big lump on knee (size of pingpong ball) with redness at top of lump and slight swelling of foot on same leg.
Fell hit knee cap on wooden stair. Not bruised at sight but on left side of knee and hurts down front of leg and throbs at top of foot. Serious?
Tough to say: It is difficult to tell on the internet. Are you on blood thinners? It is possible you have developed a hematoma or pinched a nerve. Most likely, the pain is referred to your foot and will resolve. If you can't bear weight, can't move your foot or have a loss of sensation see a doctor tonight. ...Read more
Pain in front of knee,top of tibia to bottom of knee cap and towards inner side of knee. Hurt it running..cant put much weigh on it. Full range motion?
Arch of foot sore, outside of the calf hurts from knee to ankle with pinching / tingling sensation in middle of calf. Ultrasound normal. Cause be?
2-3inch lump in back of thigh 2inches above knee, pain radiating down calf and up thigh with slight swelling of knee?
Outside of left knee hurts after about 1 mile. The pain goes from outside of my knee down outside of my calf. I also noted what feels like tendon pop?
Pain spreading from below my knee at the back to the front and the rest of the back of my calf feels like a stinging sensation ?
Recently I have pain above the left knee with pain around the disc of the hip at the top of the leg.Also with pain at the back of leg below the knee.?
Need More Info: Need to know other things. Have you had an injury? Is this first time? Have you been ill? Is there family history of issues like this? Any abnormality in appearance ( like swelling, redness, etc) get me a litle more information and i can give you a list of possibilities or concerns. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have excruciating pain along top of my left thigh, starts from top of hip and is worse above my knee. Also sore around outer side of the knee. ?
Pain: The pain is likely related to irritaition to your tensor fascia latae and illioitbial band. This is the muscle and fascia that keep your glutes and quads together. The band can get strained. ...Read more
I fell 3 days ago and bruised knees and shins but the top of my right foot is painful and at the end of the day my ankle near bone swells?
Ankle.swells: You most.likely hyper extended (bent forward) the ankle and or foot when falling. Usually the will be sore with the soft tissue damage. You should have an x-ray to rule out fractures. Ice and elevation for the welling and an over the counter anti-inflammatory drug See a.doctor if it persists ...Read more
Athletic trainer diagnosed swelling around the sesamoid bones in my foot. Now feeling pain/stiffness near top of the big toe also. Different injury?
Get examined by md: Sesamoid injuries to the big toe are relatively uncommon. Fractures to the sesamoid bones are most commonly seen in ( American) football. More likely your symptoms in your age etc. could be related to sprains of the 1st toe metatarsalphalangeal joint(turf toe). See an experienced ORS for examination and treatment options. Best of Luck! ...Read more
Right leg just below the knee, I have pain after exercise. Its in the middle, right at the top of my shin bone. Pain2touch the exact location 2cmx1cm ?
Pain: Likely pull/strain. Probable it or intertrichanteric band problem. ...Read more
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