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Aching Legs Menopause Symptom
The absence of menstrual periods for 12 months. During menopause, the ovaries stop producing estrogen and progesterone. After the complete transition into menopause, women can no longer get pregnant. The average age for menopause is 51 years old. Symptoms include dry vaginal tissue, irregular periods, hot flashes, mood ...Read more
34 female I have fever once every 2 months with very sharp leg ache in calf and front. Happening since june 2014. no other symptom. What it can be?
Maybe muscle cramps:
I sorry to hear about this. Regarding the fever, what do you call a fever? Doctor's classify fever as a temp over 101.3F or 38.5C. Do you have a temp this high every 2 months. Is there any redness around the skin of the calf?
But this could be just muscle cramps. You could try eating more bananas for potassium which can help for cramps. Water also helps for cramps. ...Read more
What could be causing my legs to ache almost all the time but especially when I lay down. My feet have been cold if that could also be a symptom?
Have your back check: If you are have radiating or aching pain in your legs and temperature changes in feet have you lower back examined. ...Read more
My legs are sore and achey when I get up in the mornings. Could this be a symptom of withdrawal from meth?
Possibly: Withdrawal symptoms from methamphetamine use include excessive fatigue, increase in appetite, depression, anxiety, paranoia, restlessness and aches and pains in joints and muscles. To answer your question, the soreness could be related to withdrawal. Check in with your primary care physician to rule out any other causes and for support in kicking this dangerous addiction. Good luck. ...Read more
I have aches in my lower ribs legs and I feel a little sick my temp is 37.1 degrees and when I stand up I feel dizzy or faint I have no other symptom?
Feeling ill...: What you're describing can go along with a viral illness, especially if you start getting a cough or runny nose or congestion. Are you having any other symptoms or do you have anything that makes you susceptible to illness like diabetes? Most viral illnesses improve in 3-5 days, so if you're getting worse or it's lasting longer than that, make sure you see your doc! Hope this helps. ...Read more
Can lower back and legs aching be a symptom of early pregnancy? Legs feel like they are throbbing when laying down at night
Dull pain in left arm and left leg for months, getting worse. New symptom is upper vertebrae in back extremely sore to touch. Worried about heart. 24.
Doubt heart: Cardiac pain would be very unlikely. Probably musculoskeletal-skeletal/spinal. Should check with your doctor. ...Read more
Yes: There is the possibility that if there is a renal or kidney cancer or carcinoma present that it may spread and this type of cancer has a high likelihood of spread or metastasis to bone which can present as pain in the back and/ or leg as wrll as anywhere else with underlying bone that can be detected by imaging studies including: x-rays, mri, ct, bone scans and pet scans. ...Read more
Been having sudden dizzy spells. More nervous about things now. Brain fog, memory problems, legs ache, problems sleeping, and fatigue are most symptom?
What are the syphils symptoms...And syphils is danger or not? Coz m seen some time one or two painless round sore on leg. I received oral sex dats y?
No: It is a neurologic symptoms needs to be evaluated as quickly as possible. If it were me I would go to the emergency room just in case I have had a stroke. Always best 2 play on the safe side. Chances are just coming from your lower back. In spite of that please get evaluated as soon as possible and play it safe. Best wishes. ...Read more
Common: It can be both from the increase in weight as well as the change in the way you move related to the change in the center of gravity with the weight gain. The weight gain happens faster than you can develop muscles to adjust to the change in the way you use your body. In addition later in the pregnancy you will develop a hormone called relaxin which loosens the ligaments that allow the birth. ...Read more
I have terrible aches in my legs and arms to the point where I can barely grasp hard enough to turn a doorknob. I have no other symptoms. Problem?
See below: I think the only way you'll be able to get a proper answer is to see your family doctor. ...Read more
Dull pain in left hip for 2 days no other symptoms, what could it be. 31yrs old whole left leg feels slightly sore on and off does not hurt to walk?
Sciatica?: 37 yo women w. 2 days "hip" & ipsilateral leg "soreness". Not incited by walking, which tends to rule out acute joint problem. Sciatica might be explanatory, & is a pain pattern that can be aroused by various conditions. Trochanteric bursitis also a consideration. If fever or leg weakness then urgency for evaluation. Pyriformis & Hypermobility Syndromes come to mind. See Osteopath for diagnosis. ...Read more
Hypocalcemia: Weakness, cramping, numbness around lips and tongue. ...Read more
Husband hit his lower leg about a week ago. Now there is a bump, soft to the touch & red spot/sore next to it. No other symptoms. Should he be seen?
Wait for a few days: He has a hematoma. If skin is not broken, he will be ok. ...Read more
Other symptoms?: Pain can be a presenting symptom of cancer, but there are many, more common causes. Details about the pain (constant?, location?, migratory?, how long going on for?) can be helpful. Symptoms with pain that are more concerning for cancer include: new bruising, extreme fatigue, unexplained fevers, appearing very pale, new mass, persistent lymph nodes, headaches+vomiting. See doc if having these. ...Read more
When is a dull ache in your legs (mostly calves) while resting a sign that you need to discuss it with the doctor? When is it pad? I'm 32 yo female.
I have a question about some sudden symptoms... It feels like my legs are sore in spots and it feels like my arm has ben punched and sore in places...
Sore spots: If this lasts more than a day or two darts spreading, or you start having bruising I would seek evaluation from your physician. ...Read more
Flu symptoms: Sounds like flu like symptoms. If these don't get better in 3-5 days I would see your physician to evaluate if this is a flu or something more serious. ...Read more
Hypotension like symptoms an bad headache with standin up an balance trouble an leg ache ect. Like when had pos. Tilt test.?
Perhaps your blood pressure is not regulating well between sitting and standing. If you had this finding before, you may need some medical assistance.
If you previously had a positive tilt table test, it may be your symptoms correlate with orthostatic hypotension again. It is a good idea to ask to visit the clinic to have this examined to help. Good luck! ...Read more
I get hot/warm then cold with goose bumps, lower half of legs very ache, these symptoms have greatly increased to daily, problem sleeping.
Concerning: Your symptoms are rather concerning. A list of what this could be is rather long. You need to see your doctor for examination and testing sooner rather than later. Sorry this was not more helpful. Best of luck ...Read more
Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Top of left thigh feels extremely sore. Hurts a bit from walking but resting does not ease pain. No other symptoms. I have not put any strain on leg.
I have 15 splinter hemorrhages. No other symptoms. However, last week, I had extreme aching in my left lower leg that I've had a previous dvt. Clue?
Caution: Splinter hemorrhages does not come from dvt. They come from clots being thrown to the periphery and going through the small arteries that can happen in infection of heart valves or in vasculitis. It is better to see your doctor to give the proper names, and diagnosis and work up if necessary. ...Read more
Pulling back on the needle to check for air bubbles a white discharge fills the syringe. Could this be a sterial abscess? No symptoms, just sore leg.
More info: What are you using a needle on your leg (or whatever you're pulling back on) for? Although I definitely need more information to give you the best advice, I would advise that any time you pull back on a needle from somewhere on/in your body and you get a white return, I can't help but think it's a sign of infection. You may want to give your doctor a call. ...Read more
Sore on leg. Tender to touch. Similar to ingrown hair. Blood/clear discharge when cleaned. Cleaned with rubbing alcohol. Feels warm. No other symptoms.
Infection: Could be infection such as a folliculitis or early staph infection. clean with soap and water and apply topical antibiotic ointment 2-3 times per day. Apply heat to it for 10-15 minutes at a time once or twice an hour (more if you can) to help it drain. If it is red and hot and bulging it could be an early access. If it enlarges see a doctor to have it drained. ...Read more
I had a total hysterectomy a few years ago. I'm not on hormones b/c they made my menopause symptoms worse. But I'm suffering with extremely sore breast?
Breast exam: Anytime one notices a new pain, mass, lump, bump or skin change in the breast it is very important to have this evaluated by a doctor who can help determine if any work up or testing is needed. Breast pain can be from hormonal changes, weight changes, dietary changes, cysts, changes in exercise patterns, ill fitting bras and others. ...Read more