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My right fibulas muscle at bottom is slightly bigger than

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JA: Hi. What is your issue regarding?
Customer: My right fibulas muscle at bottom is slightly bigger than the left. Now when I push all the way down the muscle I cannot feel any lumps or bumps. Could this just be it is more developed than the left one? I do a lot of jogging and boxing training. There isn't any pain
JA: How long have you had the lump? Is it hard or soft?
Customer: its not really a lump, but looks more like its more developed. its soft to touch that area, but when i flex then muscle it is solid as should be
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 month ago.

The difference of about one inch leg muscles girth between both the sides is not indicative or any medical issue. This can be normal and is found in almost 10% or people.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 month ago.
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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
The fibulas muscle seems more prominent on right leg. So this can be normal if that leg has had more use?
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 month ago.

Yes this can be normal due to muscle hypertrophy due to more use.

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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 month ago.

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