A 44-year-old female asked:
i have been getting severe cramps back of thighs, leg falling asleep when sitting for a little while along with foot swelling ony left leg?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Francis Kempf answered
Specializes in Cardiology
Discuss with your MD: All of these symptoms may be local musculo-skeletal problems but you need to talk to your doctor. Cramps could be an electrolyte disorder. One sided swelling could be venous insufficiency but it could be phlebitis. The leg falling asleep is most likely a compression of a nerve while you are asleep. However, you have a number of leg questions that requires someone seeing you personally.
Answered on Dec 26, 2018
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