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FRONT OF MY LEFT LEG GETS NUMB FROM HIP TO KNEE

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
A couple of causes.: A number of possibilities, including a spinal lesion with a pinched nerve which supplies the area between the hip and knee; a superficial nerve gettin ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Visotsky
35 years experience Occupational Medicine
Numbness : This may represent a pinched nerve at our hip/ belt level or herniated disc on back. If not getting better with ice and anti inflammatory i would rec ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Kozminski
15 years experience Neurology
See doctor: This may be meralgia paresthestetica. A nerve that give sensation to the area that gets 'pinched' up outer groin region. Can also be iliotibial band ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammad Homsi
32 years experience Neurology
NERVE COMPRESSION: You have meralgia paresthetica, which is caused by compression of the lateral cutaneous femoral nerve at the level of the hip on the lateral side, mo ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience Neurology
How old R symptoms?: If the leg symptoms were present before the laminectomy, I would not expect them to go away. They are caused by nerve irritation. If you had the num ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Gaya
28 years experience Neurology
Neuropathy: You could have a piriformis syndrome, or a partial sciatic nerve mononeuropathy, where the sciatic nerve is not properly carrying the sensation signal ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Dukelow
30 years experience Podiatry
Nerve injury: This may have been due to injury to a nerve in your leg. In particular, a nerve on the outside of the knee that winds around the head of the fibula a ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Pinched nerve?: You may have a pinched nerve, or an irritation of such from local disease such as bursitis, or even early shingle (before the rash appears) etc....It ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Possible hip : It may be an arthritic hip based on the distribution of your pain. Does it hurt to get a shoe or sock on that side? Do you limp after walking awhile ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Peroneal: neurapathy, usually traumatic. See neueologist

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