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What causes swelling and pain in leg?

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Dr. Lilit Baghdasaryan

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Practicing since :2007

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Posted on Tue, 7 Jun 2016 in Hypertension and Heart Disease
Question: considerable swelling and pain in left leg just below the knee. I am in A-FIB and take blood thinner
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Answered by Dr. Lilit Baghdasaryan 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Need duplex ultrasound

Detailed Answer:
Dear Sir,

You need duplex ultrasound of the vessels of your leg to find out if there is any vascular problem.

Wishing you good health

In case of further questions don't hesitate to ask

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