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pain in front of thigh when I stand up and start to walk

A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
See a physican: Two more common conditions causing swelling in the anterior thigh would be a bruise(contusion) to the area or an infection(cellulitis) of the skin. As ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
Sounds serious: Impossible to diagnose in this way, but you may well have a disc problem that is causing both these pains. If you are having difficulty walking it is ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Get evaluated for: Arthritis, pinched nerve etc. Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/pain-management/guide/hip-pain-causes-and-treatment.
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A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Thigh discomfort: At this time the symptom appears mild and possibly positional and may be due to a slightly irritated/inflamed muscle or superficial nerve and since it ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Orthopedic exam: May be due to tendon or cartilage inflammation. I suggest an orthopedic evaluation, xrays and if needed an MRI. Use Advil or Aleve (naproxen) if not a ... Read More
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A 70-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amir Khan
Dr. Amir Khan answered
26 years experience Sports Medicine
Heel pain: Plantar fasciitis is a common cause of heel pain. Proper stretching, formal therapy, icing and anti inflammatory medication, well cushioned shoes, ort ... Read More
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
KNEE PAIN: You certainly have symptoms that suggest an examination either by your doctor or an orthopoedist. It is quite difficult to be certain as of the cause ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kornfeld
40 years experience Podiatry
Numbness and tinglin: This could be sciatica, saphenous or tibial nerve compression or something else. A neurologist should be consulted.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rowlin Lichter
71 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Medial Knee Pain: Could be a torn meniscus if the pain is at the knee joint. This requires an orthopedist to evaluate. However, if the pain is just below the knee, abo ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Otherwise called pinched nerve........Positional pain is seen.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
47 years experience neurology
See ortho or neuro: Symptoms suggest disease in low back or locally in right hip and left ankle. Orthopedician can diagnose or guide further.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph De Santi
28 years experience Family Medicine
Leg Ergonomics: Pain in the hip, knee, ankle and foot are frequently due to positional strain. In young individuals prolonged squatting can cause the familiar "stiff ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pradeep Parihar
30 years experience Family Medicine
CHECK: Get checked as it could be STD
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ali Saberi
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Pressure: the going down stairs movement puts pressure on the calves and if the nerves going down the sides are being pressed upon, usually by thick fascia or t ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ray Tidman
37 years experience Family Medicine
More info needed: This may be a simple back strain, but it could be as serious as loss of circulation to the hip socket resulting in avn, see your physician , many ques ... Read More
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A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Polisner
50 years experience Podiatry
Not enough info: If its always related to after walking it is probably cramping related to exercise. However, if it persists your physician needs to rule out circulat ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hip pain: "popping": There is a condition of partial dislocation of the hip which is genetic in origin. If detected early (first year or so of life) it can be treated wit ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Noahleen Betts
18 years experience Podiatry
Sciatica: The nerves in our lower extremity travel from our back where the divide and go down each limb. If your feet hurt your thighs may be symptomatic as wel ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fiala
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Back pain: you need to follow up with ortho doctor to rule out spondylolisthesis (slipped vertebra), etc. Likely all you'll need is some physical therapy and NS ... Read More
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Feig
17 years experience Family Medicine
Meniscus tear: it is painful to squat down on that knee? Do you notice any swelling behind the knee? It could be a torn meniscus. Ice and home exercises might be ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Cooperman
45 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Its not normal: knee caps can have a small amount of movement. Side toside. They should not slip out of the groove in which they rest. If there is pain. With motion, ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ahearn
48 years experience Family Medicine
Sciatica: pain that radiated down tour leg could be sciatica arising from your low back. alarm sign include loss of badder or stool control, progression of sym ... Read More
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A 84-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradly Shollenberger
35 years experience Podiatry
Disk Problems: Sounds like lumbar radiculopathy. If a disk is bulging or ruptured or if spurs are impinging on the nerves to the lower extremities, you can have pain ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
32 years experience Cardiology
Possible hernia: Other causes should be checked in to as well like enlarged lymph node etc.
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