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Leg Swelling (unilateral) and Skin Redness 13 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 13 conditions that can cause Leg Swelling (unilateral) and Skin Redness.

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There are 4 common conditions that can cause Leg Swelling (unilateral) and Skin Redness.
  1. Cellulitis
  2. Leg Cellulitis
  3. Skin Infections
  4. Wound Infection
There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Leg Swelling (unilateral) and Skin Redness.
  1. Leg Injury
  2. Staph Infections
  3. Stasis Dermatitis
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Leg Swelling (unilateral) and Skin Redness.
  1. Deep Venous Thrombosis
  2. Osteomyelitis
  3. Peripheral Vascular Disease
  4. Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
There are 2 rare conditions that can cause Leg Swelling (unilateral) and Skin Redness.
  1. Gangrene
  2. Septic Thrombophlebitis

Last Updated: Aug 19, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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