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23yo/m mechanic has lots of red hard painful knots on inside bottom legs, had them for mth not getting better but worse.?

23yo/m mechanic has lots of red hard painful knots  on inside bottom legs, had them for mth not getting better but worse.?

Hard to say: But only because your description is not very specific. When physicians see hard, tender red or reddish-brown spots on the lower legs we think about a diagnosis or erythema nodosum, a condition associated with recent use of some antibiotics & a number of systemic problems including mononucleosis, ulceratice colitis, crohn's disease & sarcoidosis. Your best bet is to let your doctor take a look. ...Read more

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23yo/m mechanic has lots of red hard painful knots on inside bottom legs, had them for mth not getting better but worse.?

23yo/m mechanic has lots of red hard painful knots  on inside bottom legs, had them for mth not getting better but worse.?

More info needed: With this short description, we can't know for sure what is happening to you. You may need to go to your physician and have him take a look at the lesion. Infections and other skin conditions are the most likely diagnosis. ...Read more

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23yo/m mechanic has lots of red hard painful knots on inside bottom legs, had them for mth not getting better but worse.?

23yo/m mechanic has lots of red hard painful knots  on inside bottom legs, had them for mth not getting better but worse.?

Need to see a doctor: It could be infection or other problems. You need to see a doctor to find out the true cause. ...Read more

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23yo/m mechanic has lots of red hard painful knots on inside bottom legs, had them for mth not getting better but worse.?

23yo/m mechanic has lots of red hard painful knots  on inside bottom legs, had them for mth not getting better but worse.?

Hard to say: Without a picture, but based on listed history, i'd say erythema nodosum is a possibility... Google it and see if that matches your symptoms. ...Read more

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23yo/m mechanic has lots of red hard painful knots on inside bottom legs, had them for mth not getting better but worse.?

23yo/m mechanic has lots of red hard painful knots  on inside bottom legs, had them for mth not getting better but worse.?

Need a consultation: It's hard to say by this short description. We need more information before considering the different diagnosis and causes. You will need to see your physician. ...Read more

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My rt leg's bruised w/ knot.I just got back from a trip of long flights and car rides, ending in a swollen painful rt leg, still swollen 5 days later?

My rt leg's bruised w/ knot.I just got back from a trip of long flights and car rides, ending in a swollen painful rt leg, still swollen 5 days later?

? DVT: The condition you have described may suggest that there is a blood clot formed in the leg veins. I would suggest, first not to put any weight on the effected leg, and second, visit your doctor immediately to check 'venous color doppler' of leg. Good luck ! ...Read more

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Both my legs r swollen n painful but my right is worst and has a knot on it. what could cause this? it hurts to walk, move it and everything.

Both my legs r swollen n painful but my right is worst and has a knot on it. what could cause this? it hurts to walk, move it and everything.

See details: You need to see a doctor and have this issue evaluated soon. It may be an early inflammatory arthritis although one cannot be certain without examining the areas involved. ...Read more