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I have develped sudden deep hip pain shoots from butt down my leg, no injury, no medication. Hurts to walk, bend, lift. Resting has a burning pain too?

I have develped sudden deep hip pain shoots from butt down my leg, no injury, no medication. Hurts to walk, bend, lift. Resting has a burning pain too?

Sciatica?: Could be sciatica, but please reread the HealthTap policy on public questions: Doctors' answers to public questions are not intended for diagnosis, treatment or prescription. You're asking for a diagnosis. My reply to your post is not a diagnosis, just a suggestion of a possibility. For a real diagnosis, HealthTap is not a substitute for a live doctor in a brick-and-mortar office. ...Read more

Dr. Ejiro Isiorho
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Burning Sensation (Definition)

A burning sensation can be descriptive of nerve pain, some variations of migraine, and even central brain problems after a stroke. Have heard this said associated with phantom limb syndrome, reflex sympatheric dystrophy, and trigeminal neuralgia. Other patients might say ...Read more


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L hip pain that goes down into my leg to ankle, leg feel sore. Lower back hurts on L side. Hip feels like burning pain at times.

L hip pain that goes down into my leg to ankle, leg feel sore. Lower back hurts on L side. Hip feels like burning pain at times.

Possibly a sciatica: A sciatica is caused by an irritation of a nerve in the back that then can cause pain that runs down the leg like you are describing. There are also potentially other causes as well. Usually a detailed history and exam can determine the cause. Thank you for your question. ...Read more

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I am haveing leg pain and hip pain and a burning sensation in my vagina and also back pain. Been treated for kidney infection already.

I am haveing leg pain and hip pain and a burning sensation in my vagina and also back pain. Been treated for kidney infection already.

Leg pain etc.: You did not ask a question. My guess is that the problem is not due to a kidney infection. The only way to tell is to do a more careful history and physical exam to see what is causing the pain hand to teat the cause. ...Read more

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I am experiencing hip pain. Also when I pee, I experience burning sensation.?

I am experiencing hip pain. Also when I pee, I experience burning sensation.?

Need more info...: The specifics, relevance, & sequence of events among all symptoms are not clear enough to deduce right diagnosis for right care. But, something can be done correctly for good care by following instruction/suggestion in articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html & http://www. Formefirst. Com/TroublingVoiding-Men. Html. Thereby you gain insight on how to work well with doc for... ...Read more

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What causes bilateral hip pain night and day with no known trauma? Pain with burning sensation. Sudden. Muscle relaxer and pain meds relieve briefly.

What causes bilateral hip pain night and day with no known trauma? Pain with burning sensation. Sudden. Muscle relaxer and pain meds relieve briefly.

Probably your back: It may be hip but the origin is more likely to be back from your description. The pain is likely related to osteoarthritis and chronic strain. ...Read more

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Hip pain radiated up right abdomen. Also does the same on left abdomen. Activity worsens it. More of sore/burning pain. Been present for 6 months?

Hip pain radiated up right abdomen. Also does the same on left abdomen. Activity worsens it. More of sore/burning pain. Been present for 6 months?

May not be hip.: This can happen but is unusual. Hip pain usually is most pronounced in the groin and radiates down towards the knee. It is rare to have it radiate up to the abdomen. You should see a doctor with experience in this type of problem and be certain of the cause of the pain. Once the diagnosis is certain it will be much easier to decide on a treatment. With hip pain, at 26, see a Rheumatologist. ...Read more

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Pain under bellybutton also burning sensation in wrist joints and flatulence and neck clicking and cracking also pain in hip and burning sensation i.

Many things to coord: These are many things to coordinate and needs to be evalauted by your physician. I am not certain these are all related. One would need to know your total medical health to help and your physician woudl be the one to do that. I would look at your intestine, but also joints like hip, neck, wrists, etc ...Read more

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Can pfiriformis syndrome cause burning in the whole leg? Along with a strange coldness feeling. Along with hip pain?

Can pfiriformis syndrome cause burning in the whole leg? Along with a strange coldness feeling. Along with hip pain?

Piriformis Pain: The sciatic nerve runs underneath the piriformis muscle and typically does not irritate the nerve. However if the muscle is irritated or the nerve runs through the belly of the muscle (5-10% of people) it can press on the sciatic nerve and cause the sciatica type pain in the buttock region but also radiate into the leg as well. Typically stretching and nsaids are mainstay for treatment. ...Read more

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For 6+ months I can't sleep through aching, burning, deep leg and hip pain and awaken stiff in the AM. Strangely the pain is helped only by exercise?

For 6+ months I can't sleep through aching, burning, deep leg and hip pain and awaken stiff in the AM. Strangely the pain is helped only by exercise?

Not surprising: You may be experiencing some inflammatory arthritis. Unlike osteoarthritis, that sometimes gets worse with use, inflammatory arthritis may get better with use. You become more aware of it at night because you have nothing else to think about.

Talk to your doctor about your symptoms. He/she may want to run some other tests. ...Read more

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Sudden left hip pain sharp and radiating when I walk. Burning ache when at rest. Seems worse when straightening leg. No injury. I am only 20?

See details: Pain and tenderness on the outside of the hip area is often related to bursitis. This can ce easily treated in most cases. If you truly how back issues as the cause, there are several possible reasons. See a rheumatologist or orthopedist and have the issue evaluated. ...Read more

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After stretching, I could not stand from serious hip pain and burning. I have leg weakness and muscle spasms. Want to get back to the gym, but pain?

After stretching, I could not stand from serious hip pain and burning. I have leg weakness and muscle spasms. Want to get back to the gym, but pain?

RICE: Rest, ice to affected area, elevation if able and anti-inflammatory (if no reason not to take one) are initial treatments. Your complaints of weakness of leg are concern. If no better in next 3-5 days, please see your doctor for evaluation. Best of luck with this. Dr R ...Read more

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Severe hip pain that travels down my leg and into my feet. I had a hemilaminectomy in my L5 S1 15 years ago and my scar is burning...

Severe hip pain that travels down my leg and into my feet. I had a hemilaminectomy in my L5 S1 15 years ago and my scar is burning...

See your doctor: Given the past surgery, seeing your doctor is strongly suggested to determine if additional evaluation needs to be performed. You may need imaging studies to evaluate the area, depending on any findings on physical exam. ...Read more

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A burning sensation on my hip radiating down my left outer thigh?

A burning sensation on my hip radiating down my left outer thigh?

Hip arthritis or: sciatica, low back lumbar disc problem, but if pain located over hip probably hip but if radiates form low back to outer thigh could be pressure on sciatic nerve, if persist for weeks need to get xray and mri of hip and lumbar, if worse or loose bowel and bladder control, emergency called quada iquana syndrome[severe pressure on nerve] ...Read more

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I've been having burning sensation plus pain and rashes on my left hip through inner thigh. What can it be?

I've been having burning sensation plus pain and rashes on my left hip through inner thigh. What can it be?

Many things: Your description is somewhat vague and without seeing the rash in person it would be difficult. Depending on how long the symptoms have been going on shingles would be a possibility. I would have it looked at by a physician. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of burning pain - lower left side of spine, over to left hip and down left thigh?

What could be the cause of burning pain - lower left side of spine, over to left hip and down left thigh?

Disc herniation: This could be an upper lumbar disc herniation. It could also be referred pain. If the pain persists see year orthopedic spinal specialist. ...Read more

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Does a herniation cause you not to be able to sit at all or lay on your back. Burning pain and pain in other parts like hips, groin, sensitive thighs?

Possibly: It does sound like you might be very sensitive and/or that it might be a major tear. Seek advice from your Dr re possible corrective surgery and perhaps a good PT program once the healing can tolerate strengthening. Try to be patient. Try to find cold/heat/support solutions to pain to avoid opioid risks - but some safe pain meds might help. ...Read more

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I have lower back tightness; however a nagging, slight burning pain the causes extreme discomfort in my hip, to the front of my leg (thigh). Not the?

Both back and: Hip problems could be giving you these symptoms. You will need to be evaluated, examined and probably x-rayed to determine the cause and recommend a treatment plan. Make an appointment with your primary health care provider as a start. ...Read more

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I have a painful hip when relaxing, needle-like stabbing pain in the outer thigh, and a mild burning sensation in foot. All on the same side?

Sciatica variety: A good physical therapist or massage therapist or chiropractor might have ways to both Dx an Tx you and provide exercises to heal damage and strengthen other muscles to offset the imbalance. It can be simple or complex and needs an eval by an expert. ...Read more

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Have burning pain in groin and inner and front of thighs. Pain on right side of low back, pelvis. What could this be? Pulled muscle pressing a nerve?

Nerve Pain: Burning-like pain is neuropathic in nature. There is a compressed nerve present, don't know the cause. A muscle spasm can compress nerves. Need to see your doctor for a definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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3 weeks ago I woke up to a stabbing, burning pain to my R hip, I can't lift my leg from a seated position my body just doesn't respond to the command?

Right hip: If I read you correctly you must see a Rheumatologist as soon as possible.
Please have someone drive you for the appointment.

Let me know what develops. ...Read more

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I've been having a burning pain sensation from my. Hip going down my right leg what could it be?

Hip flexors - psoas?: There are a few major muscles that might be involved as well as ligaments and nerves including the sciatic. A good massage therapist or chiropractor or PT is a good place to start. They can refer to a Dr if needed. There are exercises and yoga poses that might help too. Being in good general condition will also help. Be patient, bt not about getting started! Best! ...Read more

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Feeling burning sensation (pins/needles) on left side of face, arm, leg and hip.

Feeling burning sensation (pins/needles) on left side of face, arm, leg and hip.

For how long?: Need more info: When did it start? What were you doing? Did it happen suddenly or slowly? Has it happened before? Do you have any underlying medical problems? Consider possibly seeing urgent/emergency care for an in-person examination. ...Read more

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Burning pain in ny right leg only fron hip to knees?

Burning pain in ny right leg only fron hip to knees?

Pinched nerve: This sounds like a pinched nerve in your spine. Without a neurology exam, I can't tell you which nerve root, but almost certainly it is in the lumbar spine. A visit to the neurologist and an l-spine MRI would likely be indicated. There are often good medications available for this type of pain. ...Read more

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Burning sensation and pain in lower right leg, numbing sensation in foot, pinching sensation in hip?

Pinched nerve?: You could have a pinched nerve in the back. Herniated disk. Do you have back pain? An evaluation by a Dr. Could help you determine this. ...Read more

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Lower back pain. In the right butt check and down the leg. Also burning pain in right hip.?

Pain in the back: The set of symptoms described most likely relates to nerve compression as they exit the spine. This is most commonly due to spinal stenosis or possibly a prolapsed disc. Further evaluation may be required. ...Read more

Dr. Jimmy Bowen
695 Doctors shared insights

Hip Pain (Definition)

Depending upon who is using the term, hip pain may be limited to pain coming from the hip joint itself, or it can describe pain from a number of different causes in the ...Read more


Dr. Oscar Novick
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Burning Pain (Definition)

Burning pain is one of the hallmarks of pain due to nerve damage. Any skin condition may also cause burning pain. It is different than sharp stabbing pain ...Read more