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Pain Leg Calf Ankle
Been on prednisone 60mg for 4 days and I have awful leg/calf pain and ankle pain like i need to massage it. Is this a normal side effect that will go?
I've had a pain in my right calf for two weeks and that ankle and leg are beginning to swell. Is this something to be concerned about.
Why does the outside of my leg hurt, especially when i stand on my tiptoes? Haven't done anything out of the ordinary. I have had this pain more than once, never lasts more than a few days. It's not my calf and not my ankle. Definitely on the outer part o
You : You seem to be referring to the peroneal muscles, which help with the motion of standing on your tip-toes. I can't give you an official diagnosis over the internet, but it almost sounds like you're straining your peroneal muscles. You might be best to see a podiatrist who can perform a biomechanical examination on you to determine if there is some sort of structural thing in your feet or legs that is causing your peroneals to be overused. Some specific stretching exercises might help, and if this becomes a chronic thing, some kind of orthotic worn in the shoes may also help. Hope this helps. Good luck! ...Read more
Go to ER: Once u make the complaint a clot needs to be ruled out. Better safe than sorry. ...Read more
I rolled up my pants up to my calf and that night my ankle was swollen and leg had indentation and swollen. Today leg still has indentation. ?
I would rule out : A clot ASAP. Then take it from there. If you must go to an ER then do so. ...Read more
Leg mildy hurts near lower ankle right side of leg not in the calf. Doesnt hurt to touch. Hurts sometimes to walk but not always. Possible causes?
Get checked: There could be a number of reasons; possibilities include a musculoskeletal problem such as a sprain, ligament or tendon or a bone problem particularly if you had injury recently to that foot. Other possibilities include issues such as inflammatory or less likely infectious. Should get it evaluated. ...Read more