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Hcg shots, no positive result, pain in legs and calf muscles, groin pain, Deep vein thrombosis ?

Has dvt been associated with hcg shots? I ve been on the shots for a while, little positive results, and now experiencing pain in my leg. Began in my calf and now in my groin.
Asked On : Thu, 22 Mar 2012
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Thank you for your question.

DVT is listed as a possible risk when receiving HCG injections. However, I could not find a study that specifically addresses this. But irregardless of what any study may show, if you are having pain in the calf and groin, you need to get to an Emergency Department and have an ultrasound of your leg today.

Carol Rogala D.O.
Answered: Thu, 22 Mar 2012
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