Doctor insights on:
Is It Normal For My Hip To Feel Tight After A Thigh Injury
My stomach feels very tight and unrelaxed, and i noticed a bunch of bruises on my thighs and hips. What could this be?
Bruises: Unexplained bruising should be reported to your doctor, and you should be seen for an evaluation. Most bruising comes from trauma to the skin but there are many other reasons for bruising. You need to be evaluated to be sure it is not serious. ...Read more
What should I do to it and approximately how long should I rest it? I have kicked a soccer ball not stretching properly and i feel my inner thigh muscle so tight from my knee to my hip. I feel lil contraction lifting my knee toward my chest
You : You are most likely having a severe muscle spasm. You can try ice, advil, and very gentle stretching. A physical therapist may be helpful. The other thing we always worry about with leg pain however i will mention, and that is a blood clot. If you have any history of clots, or have swelling, severe pain, increased pain when the leg is down, chest pain, or shortness of breath, then you must go to the er to evaluate it. ...Read more
Could a tight hip flexor cause burning/prickling sensations in the inner thigh ? I do quite a bit of driving during the day.
Stretching needed: If there is pain and tightness to outer side (lateral) knee as well as the thigh, this may be a tight iliotibial band (ITB); when it affects function at the knee its called ITB syndrome. Stretching of the lateral thigh and knee, and the use of a foam roller or massage here can help. Tightness of the hamstrings can also cause some lower back pain. If popping is painful get check by your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
For a week I've had moderate-severe lower back, hip & upper thigh pain with no known cause or injury. It feels muscular, but not 100% sure - thoughts?
Lumbar disc injury: We need a bit more info: do you have any numbness or tingling going down your hip/thigh? Does the pain get better with rest and/or worse with activity? Most likely though, this is due to some injury to one of your lumbar discs whereby nerves get pinch and inflamed. This could be treated with anti-inflammatory medications, heat/ice, gentle stretching, and also pain meds. See doc if not better. ...Read more
Hip pain from injury that won't go away after 5 weeks. Now causing low back pain, inner thigh pain by groin, and buttocks pain. What can I do?
Sacroiliac ligament: Sounds like you are having referred pain from sacroiliac (SI) dysfunction. Would be good to be evaluated for this by your family doctor. Best treatment is a small injection of anesthesia and steroid into the specific area of the SI ligament. Depending on injury, could also be a hop labral tear that can give same symptoms. You need to be evaluated in person. ...Read more
I have a 6" length on my outer thigh half way between my hip & my knee that is extremely tender to the touch. No injuries. No swelling that I can tell?
Tenderness: The problem could be from bone, muscle or nerve in that area. If there was numbness and/ or tingling, a pinched nerve occurring at the entrance of your leg/groin region would be suspected. See an orthopedic surgeon for evaluation if this symptom persists and appropriate tests or xrays will be ordered. A referral to a neurologist can be made if deemed advisable. ...Read more
Experiencing periodic pain in one or both legs from hip through thigh. No injury just regular exercise. Pain comes and goes. 48 yo female. ?
Severe pain 24 hours in lateral thigh, deep, abt 1 hand below the hip, goes to low leg. No injury. Severe when weight bearing or twisting. rcnt cipro?
Not related to: Ciprofloxacin , and unlikely related to mastoiditis . Unusual without injury try gentle stretching aNd since it is fresh apply ice 15 minutes three times a day for 3 days( frozen corn or peas works great) then switch to heat , take Ibuprofen too. If not improving get an evaluation ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Is it normal for severe bruising to occur 4 days after a groin injury?
- Is it normal for my hip to pop and fot my hip to hurt when i take a step?
- Boyfriend ties me up is it normal for my arms to feel bad after being restrained
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Is it normal for my baby to have a bowel movement after each feeding?
- Is it normal to not feel my baby move for a day?
- Is it normal to bleed for 4 days after a pap smear?
- Is it normal for my vagina to burn after my boyfriend ejaculates in me?
- Is it normal for my fingers to feel numb after carpal tunnel surgery?