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Swelling And Leg Soreness After Flying
Possible infection: From bites: see your physician asap.Get a more detailed answer ›
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
A bruise or worse...: Purple color may mean a bruise or bleeding under the skin. A sore muscle can be some bleeding from broken muscle fibers inside the muscle (called a muscle strain). If a person bleeds easily, there can be a hematoma in the muscle. If there are risk factors for a blood clot in the leg, such as recent surgery, injury, taking ocp's, sitting for several hours, etc..., the E.R. Or a doctor should check. ...Read more
For short peroid: Of time, six month after the healing of the fracture. There is period call the remodeling stage which could go on for several month, this may be cause what you are discribing. ...Read more
Went through a rotted deck with my left leg. Leg is swollen and sore with some scrapes. How do I reduce the swelling?
A 64 year old man has swelling in the feet and leg with a sore that won't go away also his foot is starting to turn black. What are possible diagnoises?
Hit my lower leg on metal drawer three days ago. The swelling has gone down a lot, but still bruised & sore. Can I run or exercise or best to wait?
You may exercise as you can tolerate. It is good that you exercise.
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My ankles suddenly swelled after a day of yard work. I noticed that my calves on the back of my legs were sore. The swelling is like a fluid filled sa?
Time for evaluation.: I can understand why your calves might be sore, especially after working in the yard all day. It might even be possible that some of your ankle swelling may also be caused by the extended yard work. Having said that, there could be something else going on that would best be determined by seeing your family doctor. Perhaps it's time for a physical exam and updated clinical evaluation. ...Read more
Open sore on leg. Crater. No more swelling just small knot underneath skin. Skin in "creater" slimy and hard and yellow and holes. Clear drainage 3day?
Front lower leg just above the ankle was sore this morning and now 10 hours later it hurts to touch, walk on and is swelling. Could it be a clot?
I just did cardio for only 20 minutes and my legs are now really bloated but not sore. Why does this happen and how can I get rid of the swelling?
Needs to be checked:
We do not know your age and if you have any medical problem and if you are taking any medicine or supplement.
You are saying that you have swelling and your legs are sore. It needs to be be checked by your doctor to find the cause of your complaint and treat appropriately ...Read more
Sitting in my a&p class a week from this past tuesday and felt some discomfort in my left lower leg. I pulled the pant leg up there was a huge bruise, swelling and soreness. Was it acapillary that rupt?
Yes: Sounds like a broken blood vessel. Think back if you got hit in that area. Ap classes do strange things to people. Sorry for the humor! ...Read more
In the last few days, my toes have been getting black, my thighs sore when sitting. My legs are swelling also. What could it be?
Had a motorcycle accident 6 weeks ago. Nothing broken but leg very sore and swollen. How long for swelling to go down? As still swollen little numb
See a doctor: I would see a doctor to make sure nothing happened and to make sure that your leg will heal. ...Read more
Why would someone have reoccurring swelling in one ankle? Golf ball size swelling, stiff and sore from very little time on feet, very warm to the touch, causing pain in left leg also.
Please consult an ankle specialist
there are many differential diagnoses which include soft tissue mass to ankle ligament damage. ...Read more
Back& hip pain for weeks, pain mostly on left side even in buttocks and thigh. Swelling on side and in leg, now have sore knots near hip, thigh, back?
I'm having instability "swelling soreness "tenderness "in my knees with burning outside of knees can't bare weight on my legs what is this from?
Pain inner foot & ankle. No injury. Very sore to touch. Swelling. Pain worse at rest & radiate to whole foot & leg. Difficult to weight bear from rest?
Lower leg swelling knee and below. Injured knee 3 days ago. Have been wraping it. Took off wraps to find swelling. E.R. Or wait female 54 working out caused sore knee thus now swelling after wrapping
The swelling may be due to the wrap preventing appropriate circulation and fluid return in the lower leg. We call this edema. I would recommend that you see your primary care doctor for evaluation of your knee injury to rule out a sprain or tear in the supporting structures.
It is unlikley that you have a clot in your leg but this can also be assessed. ...Read more
About a month or 2 ago my legs and ankles started swelling, red bumps, very sore and a week ago started oozing clear fluid?
Bruise-like soreness in upper right arm. No visible bruise, no redness, no swelling. Felt similar sensation in right leg a couple weeks ago. Ideas?
Impingement syndrome: Likely this: http://orthoinfo. Aaos. Org/PDFs/A00032.pdfGet a more detailed answer ›
Cramp: Leg cramp not likely DVT but not enough information about you here to know your likely cause. See a doc who can get more history and try to work through probability ...Read more
I am experiencing leg swelling and eye pain (quality: sore or burning) (side: left). The following also describes me: Obesity. What should I do?
Ice cold painful stiff numb feet swelling, also in legs very sore. What tests do I need? Could this be from reoccurring utis? What do I need to do?
I fell 3days ago on gravel on my knee. Minimal swelling sore to touch below knee. Now have dull pain And pain shooting down leg/foot. Shin/foot tingle
What is causing my pain? I have severe pain and swelling in both feet, so much so that I can't walk. Soreness travels up my legs and gets bad in my low back where it is beginning to swell. The swelling is not soft, like edema, but hard, like bone. I al
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many things ought to be cosidered. The first is, if you have swelling, why? Swelling in the feet, could be due to many many causes that not necesarilly are due to arthritis or joints and this swelling might be the cause of the pain. If one determines the cause of pain so then diferent test could help to determine whether that swelling could be resolved and how. On the other hand m bone does not cause swelling, if the consistency is that of bone, so again imaging studies ought to be done to define why this is so. ...Read more
Warm sensation & pain down leg from butt to foot (calf worst). Jogged last 2 days in a row, no swelling, warmth to touch, or redness. Dvt or just sore?
Pain: Most likely muscular or lower back irritation ...Read more
Woke up with really sore knee yesterday can bearly put weight on it no swelling but pain down leg to ankle and tingling in foot should I see my gp?
Woke up and stretched, cramp in toe that then went to my foot - painful. Then, I could feel the cramp go across my foot and then up the side of my leg. A bit sore today. No swelling or discoloration, not warm to touch. Could this be a clot?
Not very likely.: Sounds like a garden variety cramp.Get a more detailed answer ›
For 1yr I have felt tired, short of breath, pain in chest/back on mid/right, migraines, sore joints, leg swelling/left leg. Every test in the world done but no answers. What should I do? No quality of life.
Symptoms: I am sorry to hear about your struggle. Unfortunately, you're not alone. In that case, psychological issues should be ruled out (stress, depression, etc.). Also, strange as it is, I believe that there may be some toxic substances you are exposed to in the food you eat especially if it is full of preservatives, additives, gmos, etc. It may be worthwhile to go more organic. ...Read more
Foot sore on top at "bend" between leg. Deep, dull pain close to ankle bone. No bruising/swelling. X-ray show no fractures. Able to walk, hop, etc?
Possibly impingement: The anterior ankle joint may become painful when the foot is excessively dorsiflexed during activity. The soft tissue or joint capsule becomes "pinched" between the tibia (leg) and the talus (foot) causing pain. X-rays will show no fracture due to only soft tissue involvement. Typically minimal swelling or bruising. ...Read more