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what would cause my knee to hurt and cause pain up and down my leg i injured it this summer a tight muscle in the hip was the cause then

A 61-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Miller
50 years experience Rheumatology
Hip: Probably bursitis, most common hip problem, but if there is sensory change or pins and needles feelings could be minor nerve injury from injury to a s ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Madonna
20 years experience Family Medicine
Connected body parts: Good question! Yes, the various parts of your body certainly can and often do cause strains on other parts. The root of your problem may be in your hi ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Smith
40 years experience Family Medicine
Back pain: plain film XRays are not enough to determine persistent Los back pain. You need and MRI. Talk with your doctor it sounds like a disc problem. But wo ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Mary Engrav
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
You : You are most likely having a severe muscle spasm. You can try ice, advil, (ibuprofen) and very gentle stretching. A physical therapist may be helpfu ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Herring
16 years experience Anesthesiology
Spasm: Absolutely, spasm can reduce blood flow and cause pain/aching in the leg. Not sure why you had the steroid IM shot though. Consider getting your low b ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neha Agrawal
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Physician: Get evaluated by a physician.Sounds like a rheumatologic disorder but diagnosis can't be made without evaluation
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Leg pain: Sounds like sciatica/referred pain. May be hip arthritis or synovitis. Check with your orthopedic surgeon. Get imaging.
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A female asked:
Dr. Charles Glueck
56 years experience Clinical Lipidology
Sciatica: This could be sciatica, or could be a problem with the hip joint (much less likely). Check with your MD to get an emg on the leg, which will show wher ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jean Wagner
22 years experience Pediatrics
See a doctor: This sounds like you should see a doctor. It is hard to tell what is happening without an exam so I would recommend that you see your primary doctor o ... Read More
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