A 35-year-old female asked:

Pain/numb from my back ,down my leg, & up to my neck. pain in side. hard to walk & my leg tries to buckle. neck, back & hip feel out of place. ?

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Dr. Laurence Badgley
General Practice 53 years experience
Fibromyalgia: 35 yo female with "diabetes insipidus", chronic widespread pain, heart murmur, generalized weakness, & neck, back & "hip" pain might have fibromyalgia (FM); highly associated with Joint Hypermobility Syndrome, which is associated with mitral valve prolapse, pelvic pain, low back pain & interstitial cystitis. FM includes chronic spasm/weakness of major muscles that maintain upright posture.
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