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i have a small knot in my right thigh that sometimes feels like its burning

A 65-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
See doctor: It is impossible to tell what this is frombdescription. It could be cyst, lipoma, or could represent a lesion deeper below the skin surface. A proper ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Be seen: There are many things that could cause that. It might be a muscle strain or other problem, but your doctor can tell for sure.
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Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
Neuralgia: It sounds like you have a nerve innervation. That can be quite painful. Get to see your family physician now to make a diagnosis and get you something ... Read More
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Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Nerve pain: You may have a nerve entrapment . See a doctor and if your belt is tight or you carry things in your front right pants pocket- adjust.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: The sensation of "tingling" as you describe it can suggest a neurological component to your condition. The is a condition known as meralgia parastetic ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Wendell Goins
41 years experience General Surgery
Posture?: The burning that you describe is consistent with a neuropathy ( or nerve related discomfort) . It causes numbness, tingling, pins&needles sensat ... Read More
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mena Mesiha
14 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See a doctor: It sounds like you may have meralgia paresthetica which is a burning and numbness of the thigh caused by pressure on a nerve called the "lateral femor ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
NERVE ISSUE: Your description suggests problem with lateral femoral nerve of thigh, causing a problem called meralgia paresthetica, which may be caused by tight ob ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
47 years experience neurology
Possible meralgia: See a neurologist. Medications can help symptoms.
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
32 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Radiculopathy: This is most likely the result of a pinched nerve to this region (l1, L2 or l3). While it is coming and going currently, it could get worse and sympto ... Read More
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