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Burning Feeling On Leg
Possible a nerve: Extremity nerve compression problems, tendinits or knee problems could cause your symptoms. More likley the burning down the leg could be from sciatica. Sciatica is due to low back issues such as arthritis or disc herniation compressing the sciatic nerve/branches. If symptoms persist or you develop any weakness/paralysis in your lower extremities then seek attention immediately in an er. ...Read more
Burning feeling on right leg, 3 days increasing in frequency. Sometimes all or part of leg; burn comes and goes. No pain. When should I be concerned?
Neuropathy: Hi, You might have Peripheral neuropathy, an inflamed nerve, there are too many reasons for that but in you case it could be due to repetitive physical stress, such as repeating the same movement for long periods of time, other risk factors are Diabetes, Alcohol, Vitamin b12 deficiency, Infection, exposure to toxins, disk problem, Kidney, Liver or Thyroid disease. See your MD if not better soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Muscular?: Depending upon your medical history, the burning feeling in your leg may be due to either muscle ache or pinched nerve in back. I would suggest stretching exercises 2-3 times daiky and walking. If no improvement in a week, you should get checked by your primary physician for further evaluation. Feel better! ...Read more
If warm/burning prickly feeling in legs stop when pressure is applied(kneehighsocks)but continues where theresnopressure, not seriousjustpinched nerve?
Neuropathy symptoms: Tingling and sense of heat are common symptoms of neuropathy. Often, when there are other stimuli, like the pressure of stockings, the symptoms are less noticeable. Think of when you have a small cut, it hurts, and you apply pressure and it feels better. A "pinched nerve" per se should not necessarily feel better with applied pressure. ...Read more
Neuropathy: Iron deficiency can cause symptoms such as general fatigue,weakness,shortness of breath,pale skin,dizziness, strange cravings for non-food items, such as dirt, ice, and clay.swelling or soreness of the tongue and also tingling or a crawling feeling in the legs.Deficiency of B vitamins can cause neuropathy as well. Let your doctor know about this symptom . ...Read more
Crawling feeling in legs once in lower leg now warm painless burning feeling in both legs up to thighs, stops w/pressure(tight socks), pinched nerve?
Neuropathy: Crawling and warm feelings are not always from a pinched nerve. Pinched nerves are more commonly associated with pain. Neuropathy, which can be injury to a nerve down to the cellular level can be associated with burning and crawling as well as numbness. A nerve conduction study would be a good way to answer this question of nerve compression vs. Primary neuropathy. ...Read more
I have burning feeling in my upper leg which only last few minutes come and goes all the time, only started about three days ago. I.M in good health?
Leg: There is condition called meralgia paresthetica which involves femoral nerve which is above sciatic nerve from upper lumbar region. Nerves can be impinged or crowded as they exit spinal cord or in this case upper thigh as it exits groin area. May be related to excess use upper front thigh muscles. Nerve irritation can be burning, " numbness" evan itch or other discomforts but nerves follow pattern. ...Read more
Is the rash caused by Meloxicam visible? I have a strange burning feeling all over my legs? Should I be concerned?
Slightly numb tense feeling left hand (wrist) and burning tight feeling left lower leg, on and off. Can it be from shallow breathing when anxious?
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