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What Causes Pain And Swelling In The Calf Muscle?

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Posted on Fri, 10 Nov 2017
Question: My 75 yr old wife has a swollen,rock hard calf muscle in her left leg-she walks a lot and is generally quite active Thanks for your help!
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Answered by Dr. Ornela Ademovi (38 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
More information needed

Detailed Answer:
Hello,

I understand your concern, however I need more information in order to give a more accurate answer.
When did this happen? Is the area hot and/or painful? Is there a rash? Is your wife on any kind of medication? If yes, please provide the names.

I will be waiting for your answer.
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Dr. Ornela Ademovi

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Practicing since :2004

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What Causes Pain And Swelling In The Calf Muscle?

Brief Answer: More information needed Detailed Answer: Hello, I understand your concern, however I need more information in order to give a more accurate answer. When did this happen? Is the area hot and/or painful? Is there a rash? Is your wife on any kind of medication? If yes, please provide the names. I will be waiting for your answer.