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Leg Drainage Bag
Yes: Ther are different bags do not try to fit one on the foley is supposed to be as sterile as possible manipulating a new bag on may contaminate it. ...Read more
Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more
There are two round, red wounds on my leg that just won't heal with a white center. no drainage, just weeping slightly. Not itchy, getting bigger thou?
Exam needed: A physician would have to inspect these lesions for diagnosis and treatment. They could be insect bites which are now festering and you might try keeping them clean and applying an antibacterial ointment like bacitracin. See your physician if surrounding redness develops or if the lesions don't heal. ...Read more
Leg amputated due to osteosarcoma 2 yrs ago. Now in constant pain and have had infection at stump site. Should i try drainage?
Leg amputated due to osteosarcoma 2 years ago. Now in constant pain and have had infection at the stump site. Would drainage help?
89 diagnosis w/ lymphadenopathy. Somewhat active, slightly overweight. Noticed clear drainage from back of calf. Leg was wrapped for 2 weeks. No trauma?
Leg drainage: Sometimes when there is extensive swelling of an extremity, it can "weep" clear discharge. I'd be concerned, however, about an infection given the lymphadenopathy. Is there any pain in the area of the leg where the discharge is happening? Is the discharge from one particular spot? If this hasn't been checked by a doctor yet, i wouldn't let it go on much longer before getting it looked at. ...Read more
I don't have lymphedema but I have drainage issues legs to stomach swelling would "ckls" help my edema drainage issue?
Careful: Your symptoms could suggest a number of various diagnoses, some of which could be very serious. If you haven't received expert medical advice on the diagnosis responsible for your symptom, i would encourage you do so before embarking on a herbal remedy. ...Read more
When I was younger I needed drainage for my lymph nodes on my left groin area. I was around 2 years old. When I had my son at age 28 I had a blood clot in my left leg. This year I have back surgery (spinal fusion) and my right leg is constantly swollen.
Evaluate for blood c: Any time you have surgery you are at risk for a clot in the deep veins(deep venous thrombosis) you have already had one so you may be prone to another. Swelling in the leg would be a symptom. This should be evaluated with a vascular ultrasound asap. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not enough detail: I think it would be helpful to know where it was coming from. ...Read more
I had this big mosquito bite looking thing on my leg, but i squeezed it and discharge came out. Is that normal?
? infected cyst: If it does not feel better after you squeezed it and the contents came out you should definitely see your primary care physician or a dermatologist. ...Read more