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Is there any need for concern leg extremely swollen and painful to touch(not warm)2 weeks post op comucated femur fracture-long rod screws.

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes

This needs immediate evaluation.
The major possible causes are blood clots or infection. If you cannot see your orthopedist or family doctor now, go to the er.

In brief: Yes

This needs immediate evaluation.
The major possible causes are blood clots or infection. If you cannot see your orthopedist or family doctor now, go to the er.
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