hey guys im worried

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hey guys im worried

Postby MPrivette » Fri Aug 25, 2017 6:40 pm

i dont know if this is the right part of the forum to post this but about a year and a half ago i had a melanoma removed from the inside part of my left calf.... ive been starting to walk around with a limp for the last month with an odd sensation behind my left knee.... how do i know if it is my lymph nodes???? i felt back there but i dont think any bumps are there... can you please help me figure this out? :o :o :o
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Re: hey guys im worried

Postby Catherine Poole » Sat Aug 26, 2017 7:28 am

I would NOT keep walking around with this worry. Get your GP to check this out and see what is going on. I don't think we can guess here what it is but he/she can palpate the back of your knee to see if there is a lymph node issue or if you strained the muscle somehow. Let us know how it goes.
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