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Tattoo On Calf Now Ankle Is Swollen
I have a strained the muscle in my calf a few days ago and now my ankle is bad swollen and black looking is that normal?
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Tattoos on your breasts, or elsewhere, will not have any effect on your pregnancy or on breastfeeding your new baby. It may not be a good idea to get a new tattoo during pregnancy or while breastfeeding, because of the small risk of infection from the small breaks in the skin that ...Read more
I've been exercising by walking now for about 2 weeks, a week before I started both my ankles were swollen. Since I've been walking I've had no problems but hip pain on right side and yesterday I had pain in my left calf which was very swollen and still
Hi ya i'd like some help please yesterday my left ankle started to swell now both my ankles and feet and my left calf are swollen?
I have severe calf pain when walking. My leg and ankle are swollen. I have hbp, high cholestoral. Pain started in rt. Calf, has now moved to the lt.
As a precaution I: Would recommend a duplex ultrasound to rule out a clot. I would consider the possibility of a side effect of possible cholesterol lowering medication you may be taking. ...Read more
I heard and felt my left calf muscle pop a few days ago and it was painful to walk. Now my leg, ankle and foot are swollen?
Muscle pop: This could be a muscle tear and needs evaluation for proper healing. See your orthopedist for assistance ...Read more
Ankle is swollen between ankle and heel. Calf muscle pain. Was first caused by shoes pushing ankle out of place for 3-4 months. Now hurts all the time
See foot doctor: Sounds somewhat serious, don't wait and see a foot specialist. ...Read more
I hurt my knee a week ago playing sports and I think it is just tendonitis and my ACL and MCL were already ruled out now my calf and ankle are swollen?
It might just be: Tendonitis, but since you mention a swollen calf a clot must be ruled out. That would be considered a medical emergency and this should be evaluated immediately. Hopefully, it is just tendonitis, but you must err on the side of caution. ...Read more
Got a tattoo on ankle last Friday. Ankle swelled n started going down. I walked yesterday and now my ankle & foot are very swollen & burning. Been 24hrs?
Don't Tat-Too long.: The differences between an impending infection and an allergic reaction are sometimes hard to distinguish, especially in the early symptoms. It is probably best not to wait too long to have your foot examined. Early treatment could prove to be best for both you, your foot, your tattoo and your tattoo artist. ...Read more
For what reasons has my calf muscle and knee been hurting for 2 weeks, and now my leg is swollen?
I twisted my ankle and now my ankle is really painful and swollen, but also all my leg below my knee is swollen as well and it's been over a day.
My leg got hit ball a softball above ankle & now my whole foot is swollen for 2 days now. Is there any worry or concern or something I can do for it?
Yes: If there is continued pain and swelling after an injury there could be a fracture. Treatment is based on the exact injury... getting seen in person or virtually is recommended! ...Read more
I had a bad fall and grazed my leg last week, the graze is still weeping (yellow clear), it is hot and hurts to walk. My ankle is now swollen. Help! ?
I broke my fiibula on the right leg. During the recovery my ankle was swollen and now after the bone is fine I still have swollen ankle. What to do?
Ankle smankle: You need to describe the location of the ankle tendonitis. Is it front, back, inside, outside painful to stand or move? What was done to confirm the diagnosis of tendonitis. If you are continuing to use the ankle is that motion now causing compensatory swelling? Or is something else really going on? A lot to think about but it will make your problem easier to solve. ...Read more
I hurt my left foot a few days ago and it's still hurting but now my left calf is all swollen and sore too. What could be wrong?
Get it evaluated.: This is a difficult issue to precisely diagnose over the internet. See an orthopedist as soon as possible. ...Read more
1.5 months ago I had an ultrasound on my left leg due to a swollen ankle my lymph node was a little swollen now it's the size of a marble. Why?
Lymph gland: It's recommended that your physician examine you to make sure of the diagnosis and he/she will make note of the gland and arrange for a follow-up exam of it to ensure that it recedes and doesn't require a biopsy. ...Read more
Pain in right leg 5 days started in thigh now calf and left calf hurts too now. Not red, if swollen just a little ultrasound was negative what is it?
Need more Info: I saw that you are on methadone. Is this for pain or for addiction? Secondly, have you been pregnant recently? Recent or remote back injury history? If you have weakness in that leg associate with pain? Have you had recent physical therapy. When you say ultrasound was negative, I'm assuming that they were checking for DVT? ...Read more
My 10 year old brother was bitten on his ankle and now his entire lower leg is swollen. There is a depression with twobite marks from the same bug. What should I do?
Sounds serious....: You should get him to a doctor for evaluation and treatment as soon as possible... Maybe even the er. Don't delay. ...Read more
My age is 52, I've no medical history as such. Now my left leg ankle is swollen for past 2 months and its paining, the swollen part is slightly red?
Sprain or celulitis: Ankle pain and swelling can be from a sprain or trauma that you don't remember or can be an early infection called cellulitis. An xray and evaluation of the joint is needed to have a clearer picture of what's going on. Swelling, redness and pain for two months is never normal. I would seek immediate medical help. Cellulir. ...Read more
I sprained my ankle a week tomorrow ankle still swollen but now I have bruises on the back of leg?
Bruised ankle: Sounds like a significant injury. If you continue to have pain with swelling and difficulty bearing weight bearing, please see foot specialist for evaluation and xrays and proper treatment. For now at least elevate your foot and ice the area to reduce swelling and discomfort. ...Read more
Right leg thigh-calf hurt 6 days now left calf too. Not red if swollen not a lot ultrasound neg bloodclots feel better raised haven't exercised?
If negative for dvt: Possible bakers cyst can cause this pain. Also vascular issues can cause pain like this but you're fairly young for this issue. ...Read more
Two weeks after torn knee cartlidge. Now swelling of leg from knee down to foot. Ankle is really swollen. Can this injury cause generalized swelling?
Blood clot?: Swelling of one lower leg, especially after an injury, can be a sign of a blood clot (deep vein thrombosis). This is serious, because if you have a DVT, parts of the clot can break off and spread through your circulation to your lungs, causing a pulmonary embolus, which is very dangerous! Please go to an ER now. ...Read more
I've been injecting oxicodone and duladid into my leg viens. My legs have been swollen and the water pocketssurronding my knees and ankles are full of water. My legs getcramps in them now?
SERIOUS CONCERNS: Phlebitis could be a serious consequence of IV drug use. The veins can inflame and clots can form causing pain and swelling. Infection can be another serious complication. From your description the exact nature of your problem is unknown but you should see a physician ASAP because of the possibilities. Also, IV opiate use is inherently potentially fatal, seek CD treatment for your dangerous habit ...Read more
I'm online now. Type your question here large knot on side of calf but has the whole leg swollen from knee down?
My right thigh has been swollen for over an week and now I been getting these sharp pains on and off in my right calf. What is wrong with my leg?
Painful rash after getting tattooed. Now also have foot swelling. Got tattooed on calf? What to do?
You may be developing an infection.
See doctor asap. ...Read more
I was playing football afterwardsmy knee started to swell bad now my leg has swollen then my ankle. Cause and treatment?
Sciatica in my hip runs down the back of leg. It stops at my calf witch is now getting swollen. Very very painfull the hole leg I can't walk anywhere it killing me. What can I do?
As usual, c PCP.: Pain down a leg, swelling and pain in the calf, pain so severe that it impairs gait and can barely walk--something serious is going on. Could be severe lumbar spine, hip or knee disorder, clot in a leg vein (thrombophlebitis), a dissecting popliteal cyst in back of knee, or a dissecting artey in your leg. Get to the doc, now. ...Read more
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