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What can be the cause of bone pain especially leg before periods begin? Help please

What can be the cause of bone pain especially leg before periods begin? Help please

This may be muscle: Although you feel like it is in your bone and maybe in your muscles. Your physician will help evaluate this ...Read more

Dr. Sarkis Banipalsin
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Bone Pain (Definition)

Depending on who is using the term, bone pain can be used to describe a pain that seems very deep, as opposed to something more superficial, or the term can be limited to pain that arises from the bone itself. There are other potential causes of deep pain other than pain from the bone including pain from a pinched nerve ...Read more


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What specialist would i see for bone pain in legs?

What specialist would i see for bone pain in legs?

Ortho: Orthopedic surgeon or a sports medicine specialist- that is, assuming that the pain is really coming from the bone and not from adjacent soft tissue structures. ...Read more

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What causes joint/bone pain in legs that has spread to other limbs?

What causes joint/bone pain in legs that has spread to other limbs?

ARTHRITIS: They are many possible causes, the pricipal one is some form of arthritis, some form of bone disease(metabolic)or intrinsic bone pathology.Obviosly need to be investigated to determine the exact cause. ...Read more

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Would worsening lower spine damage cause bone on bone pain and leg weakness? Prev MRI diagnosis annular tear, ddd, scoliosis...

Would worsening lower spine damage cause bone on bone pain and leg weakness?  Prev MRI diagnosis annular tear, ddd, scoliosis...

Possibly: Your brief description of MRI findings demonstrate degenerative disease which would get slowly worse with time. If the leg weakness is new, i would see your doctor and get evaluated as soon as possible. ...Read more

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2 yrs of swelling/pain on right ankle bone & pain runs leg to butt only after hours sitting. Neuro dr says not L4/5 disc. Podiatrist disagrees. Help?

 2 yrs of swelling/pain on right ankle bone & pain runs  leg to butt only after hours sitting. Neuro dr says not L4/5 disc. Podiatrist disagrees. Help?

Ankle pain: Swelling and pain >2 yrs is not normal. You describe pain as starting in the ankle and going up the leg to butt. If it was a L4-5 disc it would start in back/butt and shots down into the leg also swelling is not usually associated with a disc at L4-5. You have CRPS go and see a Pain doctor for a full evaluation. ...Read more

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Have anemia, and low calcium.consistently experience excruciating bone pain in legs and ribcage. Have had clear lung scans and spine mris.

Have anemia, and low calcium.consistently experience excruciating bone pain in legs and ribcage. Have had clear lung scans and spine mris.

You need a workup: Hi. Low calcium is not normal. Bone pain isn't either in absence of a fracture. What is your PTH? Your 25-hydroxyvitamin D? Your alkaline phosphatase? Your 24-hour urine calcium? You need a good work up! Go see my ol' buddy, Dr. Gyan Brard, an endocrinologist in Mesa, or any other good endocrinologist. Good luck! ...Read more

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Having severe pain below right side rib cage and lower back tail bone pain, both leg socket joint pain, can't able walk now, did all type of scan mri, ct?

Having severe pain below right side rib cage and lower back tail bone pain, both leg socket joint pain, can't able walk now, did all type of scan mri, ct?

Inflammatory?: You need to know if is inflammatory and a sedimentary rate, RA factor, and nuclear scan can rule this out. If not inflammatory, the pain pattern suggests sacroiliac joint (sij) dysfunction, which cannot be seen on ct and MRI scans nor any other imaging study, as reported in the medical literature. Diagnosis of sij disorder is done by means of a fluroscopic guided diagnostic block of the sij. ...Read more

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What could cause bone pain in the legs of an 18 year old female?

What could cause bone pain in the legs of an 18 year old female?

Deep leg pain: Could be caused by numerous problems such as deep vein thrombophlebitis (blood clot ), injury, shin splints, or masses within the bone. ...Read more

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What are tail bone pain, vertigo and leg numbness symptoms of?

What are tail bone pain, vertigo and leg numbness symptoms of?

See below: This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will your doctor be in a position to tell you what's wrong and what needs to be done to help you. ...Read more

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Can anyone tell me what could be a reason/reasons for having deep bone pain in my legs, arms and ribs?

Needs Evaluation: The distribution of your pain points to a generalized origin such as a metabolic or hematologic problem . This requires a comprehensive search for a cause which requires a History and Physical Exam as well as laboratory and imaging(X-Ray) investigation. See a doctor and provide this background info to get started. ...Read more

Bone (Definition)

Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more


Dr. Thomas Kennedy
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Pain In One Leg (Definition)

Sciatica refers to pain, weakness, numbness, or tingling in the leg. It is caused by injury to or compression of the sciatic nerve. Sciatica is a symptom of another medical problem, not a medical ...Read more