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pain down front of thigh to knee

A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Nerve: Sounds like you have a nerve entrapment in the leg. Something could be pressing on the nerve. Need to see a doctor for exam, possible imaging or vascu ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends on your His-: Tory, if any injury or past hx of it. One of the diseases (with type of symptoms like the one you have), is called meralgia paresthetica. With pain/ ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Sciatic: This might be sciatic pain. I would suggest you bring it up at your next visit with your PCP. Also check Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Sciatica and see if the l ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Pain knee and above: If it eases with massage it is more likely to be muscular pain. If you have risk factors and it is not resolving ask your doctor for a Doppler ultraso ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Meralgia paresthetic: This is the latter continues from Injury to the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve, but since you had the surgery other causes could do this tomorrow. Yo ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
You ARE a worrier: Your symptoms are absolutely, totally, completely not typical of either MS or a brain tumor. Stop making these seven-league jumps to conclusions. It s ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Check spine: May be from L3 level of the lumbar spine from herniated disc, bulging disc, osteoarthritis and spinal stenosis. Symptoms include localized pain or pai ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
Depends: Could be arthritis in joints or pinched in nerve from lumbar spine or other etiologies. You want to see your doctor to evaluate further.
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
Unusual: It would be unusual for a disk to create a sciatic nerve neuropathy, but more of a root problem, which seems to correlate to your symptoms more. Howe ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Back/neck pain: If you have arthritis in the low back, then you likely have arthritis in the neck too. The nerve pain can be relieved with neuropathic pain medicatio ... Read More
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