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What could happen from a crushed thigh leg injury

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My l leg was crushed from a 400lb metal steel cabinet every morning I wake up with a lot of pain with throbbing sharp pains then there's tingling going through my leg can't bend my kneen all the way and riding in car my thigh hurts all the time it's been going on since the injury of 3-12-14 should I be driving for 2hrs. To my job with these symptoms or do u think I should be doing light duty, I work construction and there. Is no such thing as light duty. 

asked Mar 26, 2014 in Personal Care by Rodney Lawson
   

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You should be getting treatment, if you haven't been already.  There is a possibility that blood clots can form from this type of injury, which can lead to the symptoms you describe and can be life-threatening.  Your doctor can help you determine what type of work duties you can safely perform.
answered Apr 5, 2014 by anonymous

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