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I agree with the treatm
ent for DVT. Other potential causes can be infection, osteoarthritis, sprains or bursitis. Im
aging the joints can be considered with, first, a plain film
, and second, an m
RI can be considered.
If negative, m
ic causes can be considered, including evaluating the kidneys with blood tests, and the heart with an echocardiogram
These options can be discussed with your personal physician.