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Pain in left calf, small nodule under skin. Normal venous doppler, x ray. Cause?

I have been having sharp burning pain in in my left calf on the right side for years and pain has worsen. There is a small nodule there now under the skin. Recently had a venous doppler, nothing found,/a previous xray,/nothing either. Been on lyrica, no help, neurotin seem to work and motrin. Notice symptoms in cold and hot environments. Pain shoots through entire body. What may be my illness, I do sit for long periods at work.
Asked On : Fri, 19 Apr 2013
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Hello Donella
you are facing lot of pain in left calf along with nodule. your investigations till now are normal.I suggest that you should get done FNAC /Biopsy.But at the same time I think it may be inflammatory swelling eg. infected sebaceous gland. you may try antibiotics,anti inflammatory drugs, nothing to worry. get well soon.
Answered: Tue, 25 Jun 2013
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