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Charlie horse in calf, red, swollen calf, hurts to walk, have cellulitis, given antibiotic. Is it normal?

I had a chalrie horse in my right calf about 2 weeks ago that last about an hour and a half. I went to the hospital 2 days latter because the calf was swollen, red in color, and hurt to walk. I was told i have celluticus and given antibotics to take for a week. the redness is gone but the swelling is still there. is this normal?
Tue, 19 Jun 2012
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hi if the swelling remains for 2 weeks it is unusual in cellulitis once redness shoulkd go for physician consultation again.
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