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What does it mean when you have several knots in your calf area? TAGW

What does it mean when you have several knots in your calf area? TAGW

Varicose veins?: When you mention "several", multiple masses under the skin or within the muscle are uncommon. Varicose veins (and the related phleboliths) are very common. ...Read more

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What could be a knot on the ankle mean ?

What could be a knot on the ankle mean ?

Many Possibilities : First need some history, what type of trauma caused it. It could be so many things to fracture to soft tissue injury and everything in between. Please provide details like did yo get an x-ray or MRI etc... ...Read more

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What does it mean if i feel a knot on the back of my ankle bone?

What does it mean if i feel a knot on the back of my ankle bone?

Knot: It is impossible to know from the information provided. I would recommend that you see your podiatrist and look into this. If it is nothing at least you will know. If it is something that needs to be addressed you will have it covered. ...Read more

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What does it means when my leg feels like its on fire?

What does it means when my leg feels like its on fire?

Chronic or acute?: If chronic problem might be a neuropathy. If more acute - did you make contact with a substance with allergic reaction (contact dermatitis)? If one dermatome - Shingles? ...Read more

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What does it mean if my childs leg is hot to touch after a bite?

What does it mean if my childs leg is hot to touch after a bite?

Allergic or infected: If it's kind of red and warm to touch with itchiness--local allergic relation. If it's red, hard, hot and tender to touch-- infection. ...Read more

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Is a knot on the leg after a injury anything to be concerned about?

Possibly: Is the knot painful? Where on the leg is it located? Have it evaluated by a doctor and then you will know. ...Read more

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Why is there still a large knot on leg after being bit by dog 3 weeks ago?

Why is there still a large knot on leg after being bit by dog 3 weeks ago?

Many things : Could be a resolving hematoma, foreign body or residual infection. I would have it evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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I have a med size knot between my leg and lady part it hurts comes and goes what could it be ?

I have a med size knot between my leg and lady part it hurts comes and goes  what could it be ?

? Bartholin cyst: Where you describe is likely a bartholin gland or duct cyst. If it goes away - don't worry. If it persists you should see you gynecologist. A bartholin cyst is not uncommon, but is easy to treat by a procedure called marsupialization, which minimizes recurrance. Simply opening and draining these has about a 50% recurrance. If these cysts become infected, they are very painful and require surgey. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have sharpe pains on the top of your butt and it goes all the way down your leg ?

What does it mean when you have sharpe pains on the top of your butt and it goes all the way down your leg ?

Sciatica: It is possible to have irritation or inflammation of the sciatic nerve due to herniated disc from your back. Usually gives a sharp/ electric type of pain that can start on one side of your buttock area and radiate down to the same side all the way down even to your foot. It can be acute and most of the time resolves with conservative treatment in 6 weeks but if persist seek professional advice ...Read more

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What do they mean about loose body's and verdabra poped.out would that causes problems with loss of use and sever pain going down leg?

What  do  they  mean about  loose body's and verdabra  poped.out would  that  causes  problems with  loss of  use and  sever pain going  down leg?

Sciatica: What kind of study did you have. The term Vertebra popped is very atypical. It sounds like what you are describing is an MRI or possibly CT showing a vertebral disc buldging and possibly pressing on a nerve, which can cause pain radiating down the leg. This would be classic sciatica. Usually treatment is conservative and gets more intense if it does not resolve by itself. ...Read more

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