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Blue, black lump near leg. What can it be? Had varicose veins removed, related?

I was drying myself yesterday morning after my shower and down on front of my right foot near my leg I noticed a blue/black lump, naturally I was scared, so I went to the doctor who said I must have burst a blood vessel during my night sleep and that my foot would go black, which it is, but she recommended that I get my variose veins removed, any tips what to do now or where to go.
Asked On : Thu, 2 Aug 2012
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Thanks for query.
As your doctor has examined your leg and he might have found varicose veins .
It is also possible that you might have Deep vein thrombosis.
Consult Vascular surgeon and get examined.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Sat, 4 Aug 2012
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