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Thigh swelling

Thigh swelling: Introduction

Thigh swelling: Swelling occurring on the thigh. See detailed information below for a list of 23 causes of Thigh swelling, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Thigh swelling:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Thigh swelling. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Thigh swelling:

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Thigh swelling: Symptom Checker

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Thigh swelling: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Thigh swelling

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Thigh swelling: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Thigh swelling

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Detailed list of causes of Thigh swelling

The list below shows some of the causes of Thigh swelling mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Thigh swelling?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Thigh swelling. Of the 23 causes of Thigh swelling that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 18 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Thigh swelling:

The following list of conditions have 'Thigh swelling' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Thigh swelling Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Thigh swelling based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Thigh swelling:

    Subtypes of Thigh swelling:

    Inguinal swelling (21 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Thigh swelling:

    Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Thigh symptoms (32 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Upper leg symptoms (49 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)

    Symptoms related to Thigh swelling:

    Swollen legs (576 causes), Swollen foot (423 causes), Swollen knee (25 causes), Thigh symptoms (32 causes), Haematoma, Injury, Muscle strain/rupture, Trauma, Diabetic myonecrosis, Lipoma, Fibroma, Sarcoma, Deep vein thrombosis (42 causes), Superficial thrombophlebitis

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