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Good evening. I had a pain in one leg about a week ago and 3 days later I experieced dizziness and chest pain and shortness of breath. What can be the cause?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine

In brief: Leg pain

Tops on the list would be a blood clot.
You should probably be seen.

In brief: Leg pain

Tops on the list would be a blood clot.
You should probably be seen.
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
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Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine

In brief: ER NOW

You have have a pulmonsry embolus from a dvt in your leg.
You need doppler studues of both legs and a Vq scan of your lungs with d-dier and cadiac blood testing, EKG and echocardiogram.

In brief: ER NOW

You have have a pulmonsry embolus from a dvt in your leg.
You need doppler studues of both legs and a Vq scan of your lungs with d-dier and cadiac blood testing, EKG and echocardiogram.
Dr. Philip Miller
Dr. Philip Miller
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