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Swollen Leg Calf
I've got a swollen leg with a painful calf from back off knee. Calf is starting too bulge. Am taking Naprosyn (naproxen) ec 500 mg with Furosemide 20 mg?
May be a big problem: There are different possible causes for this. A blood clot in the deep vein needs treatment right away. So does a problem with the blood supply to the lower leg and foot. An infection or injury to the muscles can also cause it and needs treatment also. Go to the nearest ER tonight to start the evaluation and begin appropriate treatment if necessary. ...Read more
I have swollen calfs legs and my ankle .. A lot of pain when I stand. In my hips and growing , also I have red circular patted bumps that look like bo?
Right leg swollen, painful. Calf hurts and spasms. 3 negative us and 2 neg ct. What else could this be? Test I should get? Scared its a blood clot
29 y/o female with swollen lower left leg, calf pain, tenderness to touch. Otherwise healthy. Could it be DVT? How do I know when to go to doctor?
See a doctor now!: Calf tenderness, swelling and pain in one leg can mean infection, inflammation, blocked lymph channels or DVT. You need to see a doctor to examine and get blood tests and ultrasound if needed. If there is a DVT it needs treatment. Use this assessment to find out your risk of developing one. http://www.nhs.uk/tools/documents/self_assessments_js/assessment.html?&ASid=71&mobile=true&nosplash=true ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Orthopedic or pcp: See an orthopedic doctor or your primary care physician. ...Read more
Mysterious lymph obstruction since I had my first daughter 6 1/2 yrs ago. Left leg swollen from mid-calf down. Prone to infections. No doctor has help?
Lymph edema: This is referred to as lymph edema. It happens when lymphatic drainage conduits are obstructed after infection, trauma, surgery etc. The bodies lymphatic system moves over 1 1/2 liters of lymph fluid back into circulation daily. compression stockings may help. There are also lymphedema clinics. ...Read more
Increased blood flow: Swollen leg can feel warm when cellulitis (infection of the soft tissues) is the cause. The inflammatory response to persistent swelling known as lipodermatosclerosis in venous disease is often painful and warm. Common denominator is vasodilation, relaxing of the vessel wall, resulting in increased blood flow, and hence the warmth. ...Read more
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