A 28-year-old female asked:
When doing straight leg raise get lots of muscles twitches in foot, no pain in legs bum or back, is this a disc problem of muscle tension? anyone?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Neurology 33 years experience
Deinnervation: this means that there is an interruption somewhere between the spine and were the nerve attaches to the muscle. can be in the back (disc) or a problem with the nerve itself. I would see a neurologistst.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
2.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated May 16, 2016
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.