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Back Pain Radiation To Arms Legs
I have consistent pain in my joins, arms, legs, neck, back. Pain varies through out the day. Idk what I can do?
Thorough evaluation: With the generalized nature of you pain, you should see your pcp. You may need further evaluation with blood testing and may need to see a specialist in bone and joint disorders such as a rheumatologist. All of this would depend on your history of lenght of pain, any acute causes of the pain, what you have done to treat the pain and underlying medical condition, med history and family history. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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I have sudden onset low back pain with radiation of pain down the leg, no injury. What's causing this?
Disk perhaps: A common cause would be a disk herniation (rupture, slip) in the low back. It can also be caused by nerve irritation by bone spurs in the low back. Less commonly, disk injury without herniation can also cause this type of symptoms. Often such problems will improve with time. Seek help if you have problems emptying your bladder or you have weakness in the leg muscles. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Felt cold yesterday, struggled to get warm, heavy legs and arms. Now very painful low back pain on left and right, what could it be?
Possible virus: These symptoms are consistent with the early stages of a flu like viral infection of the respiratory tract or intestines. If symptoms of a head cold, cough or diarrhea do not develop and fever and chills persist, see your physician as a more serious infection may be present. If urinary symptoms appear a urinary infection may be present. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I am a21 year old female and for the last year or so I have been having severe back pain which starts in my low back and goes to neck, arms and legs. ?
I have upper and lower back pain that seems to have affect also my legs and arms are weak and feeling tingly. I'm not sure what to do at this point.
You need a diagnosis: Just as Julie Andrews sang in The Sound of Music---- 'Let's Start at the Very Beginning- ' which in your case means we need to know when you never had these pains to begin with and find out what happened that they started and have persisted. A diagnosis then, gives us options to consider. I'd be happy to help you start the process : www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi ...Read more
What can cause skin on arms/ legs/ back/ butt to feel sunburned but isn't? Also have back pain from mid to lower back.
Vasodilation: One cause would be dilatation of skin capillaries by certain medications or vitamin(like niacin) or alcohol. Another less common cause would be release of hormones or substances like histamine or serotonin by the body. Carcinoid tumors would be one example. Overactive thyroid is another possibility. See an endocrinologist if you have further concern. ...Read more
I have radiating pain down my legs and arms with lower back pain and accompanied with headaches. Its a lot worse whenever I lay down...help!
What type of test would you do on a 22 yr old with symptoms of lower back pain, tingling arms and unsteady legs?
I have a sligh scoliosis. I have lower back pain , I have been having electic shocks in my arms and legs.. As well as numbness..Is it connected ?
Usually not: Developmental scoliosis is usually asymptomatic. So your discomfort may be due to something else. Acquired scoliosis may be associated with pain or radiculopathies. You're too young for the typical acquired form, unless you have a chronic debilitative disease. Check with your doctor to get to the bottom of your pains. ...Read more
I'm having pain L4 L5 but pain moving to the middle of my back .pain is really bad on left side that moves down both legs and arms and stomach?
L 4,5: You need to see an Orthopedic surgeon as soon as you can get in. At your "young" age you should not delay. ...Read more
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