Doctor insights on:
Swelling Near Right Calf Symptoms
I have had intermittent swelling in my right calf as well as mild pain in one specific spot in my calf. Can symptoms of a blood clot be intermittent?
It is: Possible. Especially if it doesn't cross the popliteal space (behind the knee). ...Read more
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
I've been having mild pain and some numbness on my left leg for about a week now. Mostly around the knee and calf area. No swelling or other symptoms?
Sciatica: Pain in the distribution as you suggested describes the pattern of the nerve that travels in the leg called the sciatic nerve. The sciatic nerve is not the cause of the pain source, it is the result of an irritated nerve typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Have a calf tear from a week ago. using a KneeRover. Can't walk and calf is still incredibly tender. Swelling has mostly subsided. I noticed ankle is now swelling since I been on feet all day. No other addt'l symptoms. Go to doc or stay off feet?
Achilles tear?: With a calf injury as you describe, worry about exact location. Higher up on leg suggests likely muscle injury and resulting hematoma. Mid-leg or distal pain in lower third of leg may suggest muscle-tendon or Achille's tendon injury that would warrant thorough evaluation by health care provider experienced in evaluating calf injuries. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
All the clots are gone, but i feel swelling in leg.Those symptoms would last for lifetime?What level of compression should I choose?Valve can be cured?
See vascular doctor: The best answer to this can be given to you by a vascular specialist. ...Read more
If someone with CHF has swelling of leg(also cold to touch and bluish color) s that a normal symptom of having congestive heart failure ?
58 y male being treated for hf stage 3 post mi 2013. Have all usual symptoms except no leg swelling. Is it poss to have hf but no fluid retention?
Here are some ...: Known to most, every life event including illness is always a process of lifelong making and, as well, displays itself as a process of full spectrum; so, does hf and yours is expected as you have been experiencing. Besides, it would be helpful to realize life is a process of constant struggle to cope with reality, certainty, & uncertainty of daily living for survival, growth, and continuation. ...Read more
My stepson is going through a severe Hepes outbreak, he now, is experiencing swelling in his leg and foot. Is that a symptom from the Hepes outbreak?
R/O CELLULITIS: Cellulitis is a superficial skin infection that can be caused after an abrasion . Or after a heroes flare. Keep the area clean and apply topical antibiotics. Seek prompt evaluation for potential need of oral antibiotics/X-ray /labs. F/U with the doctor who diagnosed the herpes. Continue anti viral Meds ie Valtrex (valacyclovir) or famvir. ...Read more
I have intetmittent bouts of redness, swelling, and pitting edema to ankle. Discomfort to entire leg. Why would symptoms come and go?
If one leg or both: If one likly recurrent infection. If both. Should see your physician for complete medical workup. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Swelling near right hip
- Causes of right calf swelling
- Swelling near bicep symptoms
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Swelling near ankle symptoms
- Swelling near temple symptoms
- Swelling near my right hip
- Causes of swelling near right clavicle
- Left and right calf swelling symptoms