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554 Possible Causes for Swelling of Thigh

  • Varicose Veins

    If you develop DVT, you may have no symptoms, or you may have sudden, painful swelling in your ankle, leg, and thigh.[babycenter.com] Thigh or calf cramps (often at night) Mild swelling of feet or ankles Itching If flow of blood through the veins becomes worse, symptoms may include: Leg swelling Leg or calf[mountsinai.org]

  • Hemophilia

    But you will have pain and may see swelling. Bleeding into a muscle usually follows trauma. Common sites are the thigh, calf, and forearm.[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Femoral Hernia

    Ten percent are femoral and will look like a swelling in the upper thigh. They occur just below Inguinal ones, at a weak point called the femoral canal.[sportsinjuryclinic.net] A small swelling very low down next to the groin skin crease; sometimes just below the crease so the swelling seems to be at the top of the thigh. What would I feel?[hernia.org] This causes a bulge or swelling called a hernia.[global.ihi.com]

  • Lipoma

    Lipoma is the most common soft-tissue tumor, with a wide spectrum of clinical presentations and imaging appearances. Several subtypes are described, ranging from lesions entirely composed of mature adipose tissue to tumors intimately associated with nonadipose tissue, to those composed of brown fat. The imaging[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lymph Node Hyperplasia

    Abstract Giant lymph node hyperplasia (GLNH) is a rare tumor. The authors have reviewed the literature and brought the reported total to 235 cases. There are two types of GLNH, a hyaline-vascular and plasma-cell type. The usual presentation is as an asymptomatic solitary mass, though multicentric lesions are[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ectopic Testis

    We report an unusual case of an ectopic testis identified in a 37-year-old man presenting with acute severe right iliac fossa pain and an irreducible mass. Initially diagnosed as a Spigelian hernia, computed tomography and ultrasonography identified the presence of an ectopic testis in the abdominal wall. Interparietal[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hemophilia A

    But you will have pain and may see swelling. Bleeding into a muscle usually follows trauma. Common sites are the thigh, calf, and forearm.[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Hereditary Angioedema

    The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved lanadelumab ( Takhzyro, Shire), the first monoclonal antibody to help prevent attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE) in patients aged 12 years and older with types I and II HAE. HAE is a rare and potentially life-threatening genetic disorder linked to a defect[…][medscape.com]

  • Hereditary Angioedema Type 1

    Hereditary angioedema type 1 is an autosomal dominant disease characterized by C1 esterase inhibitor deficiency and the onset of edema, abdominal pain and erythema marginatum. Clinical features of HAE are largely indistinguishable across all types, but type 1 is characterized by a prodromal period in which a[…][symptoma.com]

  • Psoas Abscess

    We report a case of 61-year-old male who presented with only lateral thigh swelling. A brief discussion regarding the case follows.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Physical examination revealed a thin male with bilateral leg swelling, extending to the thigh on his left side.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Owing to the proximal attachments of the iliopsoas, such an abscess may drain inferiorly into the upper medial thigh and present as a swelling in the region.[en.wikipedia.org]

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