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Swelling In Right Leg Only
Use cane-lost balance-twisted knee 2 days ago-swelling from knee to toes-right leg only. Swelling goes away when elevated but returns when standing.?
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
For a 10 yr old boy with infection in right groin and severe swelling in only right leg what could it be?
Needs ER visit: He may have an infection in his right leg which is causing his swollen leg. As a result of the infection his lymph nodes in his groin may also be affected. His condition rates a visit to the er now. ...Read more
Heart flopping and racing, I have been taking Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) 20mg BID fit about 3 years. Other symptoms include swelling along shin bone on right leg only?
Stop Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is harmful to your brain cells and very addictive, there are many ways to treat the lack of focus and energy that are not harmful, you will have a much happier and healthful life by seeking out an addiction specialist, stay clear of any one who wishes to continue this medication! Also you need to see a physician about your leg which may be a serious unrelated problem, please take care! ...Read more
For the past 8 months I have been experiencing weird swelling and pain on my right leg and my back, the swelling comes and goes a lot please help thanks?
More info needed: To determine the cause for that swelling ...Read more
Lower bk pain right side gets very hot pain in right leg aswel with little swelling down right side?
Was trauma involved?: Old, or new? Get orthopedic wk up! - are there any urinary tract problems history is meager- see pcp. ...Read more
I have pain & unable to use my right leg. I have swelling for now 4 wks what could be the cause? Will I need surgery?
Unexplained swelling: In legs or arms requires immediate medical evaluation- call for an appointment or go to your local UC clinic. ...Read more
I am 25 year old lady. I am suffering from faleriya from 12 June 2014. There is a swelling in my right leg. I am from Bihar (India).suggest medicine.
Likely filariasis: You probably have the wrong spelling. You must see a physician to be properly treated. The disease causes swelling in different parts of the body typical reffered to as "Elephantiasis" from destruction of the lymph glands. Ivermectim/ Diethycarbazine are the treatments of choice. Pls see a doctor in your country. ...Read more
Right leg is swollen and hurts. Hurt it years ago running and it keeps swelling and then goes down and swells again. What could cause this?
Swelling of leg: If the leg swelling is recurrent and subsides overnight but reoccurs later in the day, I would be suspicious of chronic vein damage which might be an aftermath of the old leg injury which may have caused phlebitis. If the leg swelling is not in the leg or ankle, but in the knee, it suggests cartilage damage. If it's not a knee problem, consult a vascular surgeon for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
I have acute lymphadema in my right leg, what can I do other than wrapping to bring the swelling down some days the discomfort is unbearable?
Options for treatmen: First and foremost, make sure it is lymphedema. If you do not have sharp cutoffs and lobulations but simple pitting swelling that affects the entire foot and leg, it is not lymphedema. The wrong treatment will hurt. Get to a wound care specialist that knows the disease. Treatments can include different types of wraps, pumps, lymphatic massage, etc. No diuretics or antibiotics. ...Read more
I noticed swelling in my 6 month olds right leg. I have no idea what could've caused it. I checked for bites and none that I could see. Any advice??
Have it checked!: Difficult to diagnose without looking at it. If it does not clear up in few days or if the baby has other symptoms see the doctor. ...Read more
I got bites on both my legs, with so much pain, redness, swelling& I cant always stand to long on my right leg. Please help, I'm suffering?
Cellulitis?: You may have developed an infection of the skin in the area from the bites. Have a doctor examine it as you may need antibiotics ...Read more
Have herniatef disc L4 L5 waiting to have fusion done slso have pain down right leg now developed swelling of right leg can this be related to my back?
Swelling of right leg, started in calf now spreading up in to upper leg, is about two inches bigger than left leg?
Daniel has had swelling o lower Ares of his right leg, feels like his heel is detaching from the back part of his foot. Its everyday?
I woke up with leg pain there is no swelling no redness and its the right leg only also it hurts when I'm walking and when I'm sitting?
Interesting.: The problem may be from a couple of things. Dehydration can cause leg pain. Taking supplements such as creatine can cause leg pain. Overweight can cause leg cramping. Drinking alcohol causes pain. If its not red and swollen, then its not infected. It has to be with something in your lifestyle that you are doing too much of, or not enough of something else. ...Read more
I have tiny black specks on my skin that itch. When I scratch them it bubbles up. My right leg keeps swelling and is itchy with red blotches.?
See your family doc: I recommend seeing your family physician or healthcare professional to be able to help diagnose the cause of your ailment. Wishing you the very best. ...Read more
What is causing my right leg and my lower and mid back to have constant soft tissue swelling for no reason. I've been having this problem for 8 months?
Odd: Chronic swelling lower right back/leg of twenties female most odd. I assume "swelling" means discomfort. A loose and subluxing sacroiliac joint can often cause pelvic obliquity in lean females and also be related to unilateral sciatica and low back discomfort. Joint hypermobility syndrome (see brighton criteria), benign form mostly in females, can potentiate this type musculoskeletal disorder. ...Read more
Having some problems with leg swelling from knee down. Now right leg seems to be more tight. Should I be concerned?
I have swelling above my knee and up my thigh about 8 inches. My left leg is 2 1/2 inches bigger than my right leg. I had surgery on 8/1?
Venous stasis: Of lower limbs after a major surgery should Not be ignored. See your surgeon ASAP. Keep your legs elevated. Ultra sound of the lower limbs and a blood test is the minimum you should have gotten for this condition. Accompanying pain and coldness of the distal legs is not a good sign. Deep vein thrombosis can be treated with anticoagulant therapy. CONSULT YOUR MD ASAP ...Read more
While playing foot ball I got bad hert in of right leg first figure and it's swelling and also painting very much so what should I do to get relief?
My mom has hypothyroid for 5 yrs and taking thyronom tab with freq checkups. She has very worst right leg swelling, no dr could solve this- need solut?
See below: These are symtoms that need to be evaluated thoroughly your physician. He/she will be able to discuss his/her findings and suggest a plan. ...Read more
My friend had fallen of stairs 10 years ago and now she suffers from a swelling in her right leg that comes and goes how can she cure her leg and lung?
Uncertain: I am unsure of the relation of the leg to the lungs. Your evaluation will help clarify vascular issues that may be related to the symptoms. ...Read more
I have been experiencing sensitivity on my right leg, close to my groin. It's like a pinching sensation, it hurts to the touch, no redness not swelling so far. The pain/sensitivity is extending to the back of the leg.
Strain?: You may have strained the muscle. What is the history of the pain? See how it does but if no improvement see your doctor ...Read more
Yesterday, both feet & ankles swollen, this mng, only the entire right leg swollen, left leg normal, no pain, just swelling.
I have swelling on my right leg from insect bite, feels hot to the touch and is itching. I'm a diabetic. The area is also red with burning feeling.
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