Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Worsening Leg Tenderness and Severe Swelling 22 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 22 conditions that can cause Worsening Leg Tenderness and Severe Swelling.

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There are 5 common conditions that can cause Worsening Leg Tenderness and Severe Swelling.
  1. Animal Bites
  2. Cellulitis
  3. Leg Cellulitis
  4. Thrombophlebitis
  5. Venous Insufficiency
There are 4 somewhat common conditions that can cause Worsening Leg Tenderness and Severe Swelling.
  1. Femur Fracture
  2. Hamstring Strain
  3. Leg Injury
  4. Leg Sprain
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Worsening Leg Tenderness and Severe Swelling.
  1. Deep Venous Thrombosis
  2. Hamstring Rupture
  3. Osteomyelitis
There are 10 rare conditions that can cause Worsening Leg Tenderness and Severe Swelling.
  1. Bone Tumor
  2. Chondrosarcoma
  3. Compartment Syndrome
  4. Dermatomyositis
  5. Enchondroma
  6. Erysipelas
  7. Gangrene
  8. Osteosarcoma
  9. Pathologic Bone Fracture
  10. Postphlebitic Syndrome

Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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