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For the past year i am experiencing intense leg pain starting at hip and continuing down leg into foot. i run and walk and it hurts all the time now.

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Dr. Michael Finkelstein answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

2 areas: of concern vascular and orthopedic. it seems though that it probably is the hip with radiation of pain see an orthopedist first

Answered 6/2/2014

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Dr. Joe Lee answered

Specializes in Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine

Leg pain: It might be sciatica or musculoskeletal pain from some structure in the hip or knee region or something else. Since it has been persistent for over a year and it sounds like it has gotten worse, you should have it evaluated by a physician such as a physiatrist or an orthopedist. They may or may not need to run some additional tests depending on the exam findings.

Answered 6/17/2014

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