Today I was not being careful and slammed my left thigh into a drawer. I have a horrid bruise resulting from it. My left leg is my DVT leg, and I am really worried that this bruise could cause a clot. Am I right to be worried? It's not the worst bruise ever but bad enough so that it is raised and painful and blue and purple-y. :( Let me know what you think! Thanks! :)
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