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Leg pain

My leg is a little swollen and it hurts. It hurts more when I move it a certain way. Also the veins are more noticable in that leg. What can it be?
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1415174 tn?1453243103
Could you have sprained it? Is the leg red and hot? If so possible cellulitis or an infection.
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3091997 tn?1341623960
Do you have varicose veins by chance? If so and your leg is hot to touch and the pain is real bad, I would ask a doctor about it, could be what I get. Phlebitis, warm compresses usually help me
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it could be plaque in your arteries cause that is what i have when i walk for a period of time my legs gat swollen and feel so much pain please get that check
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