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Doctor insights on: Swollen Upper Thigh

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Yes, I do feel swollen in left groin&on lt hip.Constant dull ache in lt hip with swollen upper left thigh below leg crease not sure if this is nodes!:(?

Yes, I do feel swollen in left groin&on lt hip.Constant dull ache in lt hip with swollen upper left thigh below leg crease not sure if this is nodes!:(?

Get checked: Unexplained leg swelling should be evaluated by a healthcare professional, to rule out deep vein thrombosis. Impaired lymph node drainage, and possibly even a hernia, are other possibilities. ...Read more

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16 month old with swollen lymph nodes in upper thigh , she also has often mucous bowel motions?

16 month old with swollen lymph nodes in upper thigh , she also has often mucous bowel motions?

Inguinal node: The two symptoms are most likely unrelated. The swollen groin node can be from a diaper rash or a systemic viral infection. The mucousy stool is either from a cold, where she swallows her mucous or perhaps a food that didnt agree too well. Have her pediatrician look at the node at the next visit. :) ...Read more

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Was kneed in the upper thigh. It is painful and swollen. What should be done to ease the pain and should I seek medical attention?

Was kneed in the upper thigh. It is painful and swollen. What should be done to ease the pain and should I seek medical attention?

see details: Apply ice to the area. An ace bandage wrap may also help. The pain should over a few days. If it persists, have a doctor take a look. ...Read more

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I've had a (what I think is a lymph node) swollen in my upper, inner thigh for nearly 2 weeks now. Please put my mind at ease.

I've had a (what I think is a lymph node) swollen in my upper, inner thigh for nearly 2 weeks now. Please put my mind at ease.

Enlarged nodes: The nodes in your groin function to protect both your lower abdomen and your leg. Think back a few weeks and try to recall if you had any injuries to either that large part of your body, any breaks in your skin. Most of the time your bod can heal itself. If not, see your local doc and hopefully he can help and if not and your groin continues to swell, there is always the option of a biopsy. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of fleabitis my mothers ankles is red and swollen and hot to the touch...She also has some redness on her upper thigh

What are the symptoms of fleabitis my mothers ankles is red and swollen and hot to the touch...She also has some redness on her upper thigh

Symptoms : Symptoms from flea bites include small red bumps with a red halo around a small hole. This leads to significant itching. Thrombophlebitis symptoms can include pain in the body area where a blood clot has developed in a vein. The vein is tender and warm. There can also be redness and swelling of the part of the body effected. Wasn't exactly sure what you were dealing with, so included info on both. ...Read more

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I just had laser assisted lipo on my hips. They are not swollen much. However my upper thighs are pretty swollen!! Is that a normal thing to happen?

I just had laser assisted lipo on my hips. They are not swollen much. However my upper thighs are pretty swollen!! Is that a normal thing to happen?

Gravity: Your thighs are swollen because soft tissue fluid moves downwards due to gravity. Elevation or compression may help, if you aren't already doing this. Follow your doctor's postop directions. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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I have swollen veins on the right upper thigh could you tell me what could cause this?

I have swollen veins on the right upper thigh could you tell me what could cause this?

Swollen veins: can be due to decreased circulation most commonly. It can happen incidentally after pregnancy, weight gain or even decreased activity. Some patients are more susceptible to getting them genetically than others. If you are concerned or in pain you should have an exam done! ...Read more