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28 year old having persisting numbness in the calf after exercise. Should I be worried?.

I m a 28 year old female, I have a slightly numb (sometimes a hot feeling in skin but when I touch it it s not hot) patch of skin in my left calf 3 inches below the knee in the outer-side, It happened after working out (I was in-active for a long period) it s been a week now & it didn t go away, no other symptoms, thanks.
Asked On : Sun, 9 Dec 2012
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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Joint Replacement 's  Response
Hi thanks for the query
From the complaints you had described it could be a minor stretch on the local nerves below the knee joint. But I advice you to get x ray of your leg after consulting your doctor to rule out any bony involvement.
Answered: Mon, 10 Dec 2012
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