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Inexplicable clotting
My mother had internal clotting in leg(around tibia) in a longitudinal section without any injury 2 days ago. She also had fever( perhaps due to this only) & too much pain in that area. The affected part is red & extremely hot( much more than rest body).She is obese & has a history of high B.P. Plz provide some insight
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Dr. Chethan R S
General Physician 3 yrs exp Bangalore
Hi, the symptoms are suggestive of deep vein thrombosis of legs. Most common presentation is pain, swelling & low grade fever, dilated surface veins, stiff calf.. Kindly consult surgeon for further evaluation...
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