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what does it mean when your thigh goes numb
A 46-year-old female asked:
27 years experience Vascular Surgery
Where on thigh?: Entire, lateral, medial, posterior? The thigh is innervated by multiple nerves: femoral, sciatic, lateral femoral cutaneous, genitofemoral... Did yo ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Inflammation: An inflammatory process such as tendonitis or an internal knee derangement such as cartilage disease or damage may cause this discomfort. Another poss ... Read More
A member asked:
40 years experience Podiatry
Leg Numbness: There are many causes of leg numbness.... For example.
Neuropathy, nerve entrapment, back problems...Etc.
Its important to find out what the cause is, ... Read More
24 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Herniated disk: A herniated disk is a common cause of numbness and pain. Other causes can be direct injury to a nerve, systemic illness that affects the nerves (ie di ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Need: evaluation for neuropathy and peripheral vascular intergrity
A 38-year-old female asked:
31 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Nerve irritation: It sounds like you're having nerve root irritation. Your arm symptoms would be originating from your neck. If you're having numbness down your leg and ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
52 years experience Internal Medicine
See a physician: Would need more history to get an idea of the cause. Numbness means the nerves that carry sensation from your leg to the brain(sensory nerves)are suff ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
13 years experience Pain Management
Psychological or: Physiological issue. See your doctor for evaluation, testing and imaging to determine the cause and discuss the course of treatment.
A 48-year-old member asked:
27 years experience Sports Medicine
See a doctor: Stroke, neurologic or muscular conditions or low back problems such as a herniated disk sounds like a plausible reason. See an orthopedist urgently or ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
33 years experience Neurology
Neuropathy: You may have a pinched nerve in the back or may be developing neuropathy, if you are not able to stand on it because you feel weak then you need to se ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
48 years experience neurology
Possible sciatica: If you have radiating pain then sciatica is probable but even without pain it is possible. See a neurologist.
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