What causes bruised left leg slightly below knee cap?
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Red spots from ankle to knee. Pain in knees and legs
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What are the treatments for knee pain and swelling in legs?
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What can be done for painless lump below knee cap and leg stiffness?
Hello, I m 14, around 5 8, and maybe 150-160 pounds. After I got out of the shower earlier I noticed a relatively painless, soft lump just below my knee cap. It s about the size of a golf ball but more oval-shaped. I m pretty sure it wasn t there before because I also noticed that my leg is kind...
Hit leg below knee. Have hard lump and swelling. Suggestion?
Hi I fell into a fallen tree 2 weeks ago and hit my leg just below the knee on the front. It bruised straight away and hurt to touch but now the bruising has gone away except a reddish section on the skin. I have a very hard lump under the skin which hurts to push on and my leg is swelling up all...
I fell on my my knees both ard bruised and swollen. My left leg below the knee is extremely tender. I cant put any pressure on it without severe pain see a dr?
Yes, presence of swelling and tenderness following an injury needs medical attention. See your doctor...
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Left knee pain. Swallon knee making it difficult to walk. Never did fell or damaged my knee or leg in any way.
In your age group destructive bone disease like arthritis or gout is more common. For swelling and pain in your knee you can take NSAIDs and hot water bag. Consult your local orthopedic doctor for x-ray and necessary blood tests.
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