Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Worsening Pain in My Leg and Swollen Leg (one leg) 39 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 39 conditions that can cause Worsening Pain in My Leg and Swollen Leg (one leg).

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There are 7 common conditions that can cause Worsening Pain in My Leg and Swollen Leg (one leg).
  1. Calf Strain
  2. Cellulitis
  3. Leg Cellulitis
  4. Leg Contusion
  5. Quadriceps Muscle Strain
  6. Quadriceps Tendon Rupture
  7. Wound Infection
There are 6 somewhat common conditions that can cause Worsening Pain in My Leg and Swollen Leg (one leg).
  1. Femur Fracture
  2. Hamstring Strain
  3. Leg Injury
  4. Leg Strain
  5. Staph Infections
  6. Stasis Dermatitis
There are 11 uncommon conditions that can cause Worsening Pain in My Leg and Swollen Leg (one leg).
  1. Baker's Cyst
  2. Deep Venous Thrombosis
  3. Hamstring Rupture
  4. Leg Fracture
  5. Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  6. Osteomyelitis
  7. Peripheral Vascular Disease
  8. Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  9. Tibia Fracture
  10. Tibial Stress Fracture
  11. Vascular Injuries
There are 15 rare conditions that can cause Worsening Pain in My Leg and Swollen Leg (one leg).
  1. Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome
  2. Bone Cancer
  3. Bone Tumor
  4. Compartment Syndrome
  5. Congenital Antithrombin III Deficiency
  6. Ewing's Sarcoma
  7. Gangrene
  8. Glucagonoma
  9. Multiple Myeloma
  10. Osteoid Osteoma
  11. Patellar Tendon Rupture
  12. Pathologic Bone Fracture
  13. Pulmonary Embolism
  14. Quadriceps Muscle Rupture
  15. Septic Thrombophlebitis

Last Updated: Aug 27, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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