Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
179 Doctors are Online

Huge bruise on calf below knee, yellow lump in middle, pain. Could it be serious?

Hi I have a huge bruise on my calf just below te knee on the back of my lecture it is yellow in the middle with a lump them red and purple and then normal bruise coulor on the outside with like lines of bruise coming off of it, I also get a shooting pain in my thigh if I have been say down for a while and then get up to walk. It s all on the right leg. Could it be serious?
Asked On : Sun, 3 Mar 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  308
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General Surgeon 's  Response

First a question from my side and i want to know how did you end up having this bruise and since how long has it been there?
How you have described it seems you have a localised infection in a post traumatic hematoma which is just a collection of blood which got infected.
If possible you may answer my query and than i would be able to help you in a better way. Meanwhile you may start taking painkiller as voveranSR 75mg twice a day after meals and start an antibiotic as well.
Also check if you have fever.
Wishing you a speedy recovery
Dr . Gaurav
Answered: Fri, 30 Aug 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor