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I had precancerous BCC removed from my shin ~ 3 or 4 " below my knee on 9/15. Today, my calf, ankle and foot are swollen & painful is this normal?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine
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In brief: No

Removing a BCC should not cause that extensive swelling and pain.
Need evaluation for possible infection or DVT

In brief: No

Removing a BCC should not cause that extensive swelling and pain.
Need evaluation for possible infection or DVT
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
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Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
Internal Medicine

In brief: Not normal

See a doctor today.
Cellulitis or phlebitis should be ruled out

In brief: Not normal

See a doctor today.
Cellulitis or phlebitis should be ruled out
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
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