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Red hard painful knot on shin

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Dr. Rovena Murati MD

i have a knot on my shin its red down my leg and warm to touch its got alot bett er but still have mild pain when i walk or touch it also this happened once before about 6 mths ago i am scared... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rovena Murati ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Mukesh Chugh MD

Hi - this query is a followup to my earlier question. My bruise is warm to touch, has a knot in the center on the shin bone, my temp is 99.7, and there is now redness around the bruise and sore ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukesh Chugh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.     Shruti Rijhwani MD

I have a marble size hard knot on my shin, no pain at all should I be concerned.... 49yo male ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr. Ornela Ademovi MD

I fall 10 days ago and devloped a large knot on my knee, now a little larger than a ping pong ball. My calf now has a large red rash on the shin and my calf is wollen down to my toes. Do I need to have... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ornela Ademovi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

I injured my shin 2 wks ago. There is a knot on the bone & also swelling & pain in ankle where leg was not hit. Worried about red area on ankle. See pics. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)

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Dr.    Sudhir Kumar MD

foot over my shin where the knots are and there was a very sharp burning pain and the bump is not moving. It is not red or swollen, just hard and very painful. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Sudha Shree.V MD

cold packs on it and even used Bio Freeze. Last week I noticed a hard knot on his shin. I took him ...My 13 year old son has been complaining of his shin hurting for months. His pain is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudha Shree.V ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

I fell in the shower and banged my shin hard it has a big knot on it but a big soft knot came up ... it is touched. It is soft where the knot on the shin is hard what could... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

Hi I wanted to ask a question. My husband hit his shin really hard while moving a wooden dresser and now he had a huge knot on his shin and the surrounding area and wrapping around his leg is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Shailja Puri MD

Hard knot on front of ankle right above foot below shin. It is painful at times, I did have ... the front of my leg to top of shin about 3 months ago. What could this be? Should I see a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Diptanshu Das MD

Hard to comment without examining. Probably not a cause of concern. Please reply with thanks.

Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

posting a picture might help.

Dr.   Praveen Tayal MD

The pain on the inner shin bone could be related to shin splints or achilles tendonitis. This is mostly a stress related injury. Rest, hot fomentation and mild pain killers should provide the...