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My wife is 81 and last saturday she noticed a slight lump

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My wife is 81 and last saturday she noticed a slight lump on the back of her right thigh, when she checked she found a big bruise forming and it was getting very painful, I took her to A&E and they kept her in hospital for 5 days, she had an Ultra scan and it was normal but over the five daysthe leg swole up and still stayed badly bruised.
Can you please diagnose ?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
No we can not diagnose on the site.

In fact she needs blood tests

Was there any injury
What other tests did they do in the hospital
What medications is she on?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

she had blood tests nearly every day and they were normal, there was no injury.

asprin, cardicor, lansoprazole, Ramipril, rosuvastatin, Cocodamol.


Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
What are they saying to explain the swelling?