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Tenderness in upper outer right calf. Pain intensifies when getting up after sitting for a while. Pain from hip to knee when stretching opposite leg.

Tenderness in upper outer right calf. Pain intensifies when getting up after sitting for a while. Pain from hip to knee when stretching opposite leg.

Lumbar disk?: An s-1 nerve root irritation will cause this type of symptom pattern. Stretching the opposite side pulls the nerve root towards that side, also theother side also pulled 2 that side. If is trapped or irritated & not able 2 move it let's u kno. This is radicular pain & is referred to the area it innervates. This is what causes pain in the opposite leg. ...Read more

Calf Pain (Definition)

Means a pain in the calf. This can be from muscle strain, a clot in a vein, a torn tendon, infection or a host of several other problems, including referred pain from someplace higher up, like the lower back. The best starting place for calf pain is your primary medical doctor, who can then make an appropriate referral depending on what he or she ...Read more


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Can knee problems cause calf pain?

See below: Yes. If the knee swells this can cause swelling to the back of the knee which can cause an out pocketing which can cause pain from stretching of the tissue. Altered gait (walking)because of the associated knee pain and progressive limited range of motion causing further shortening of the calf muscles causing stiffness.. There are other reasons. Go seek medical attention good luck thank you. ...Read more

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What are the causes of calf pain when bending knee?

What are the causes of calf pain when bending knee?

See below:: Strain of the calf muscles which attach across the back of the knee, will cause pain. A pulled muscles, contusion (bruising) of the calf muscles will also be painful on bending the knee. Serious problem like a clot in the superficial or the deep veins can be a cause....... So do see your doctor urgently to exclude that diagnosis. ...Read more

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Severe pain in calf muscle and a lot of fluid in knee what could cause it?

Severe pain in calf muscle and a lot of fluid in knee what could cause it?

Many causes.: It can be arthritis, a torn ligament or tendon, a meniscal tear, or a loose body, just to name a few possibilities. See an orthopedic knee specialist for evaluation. ...Read more

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Sudden onset of pain on side/bend of knee in L leg w/calf pain, no swelling or discoloration. Worse when walking. Have May-Thurner. Cause 4 concern?

Sudden onset of pain on side/bend of knee in L leg w/calf pain, no swelling or discoloration. Worse when walking. Have May-Thurner. Cause 4 concern?

May-Thurner syndrome: Absolutely. Get a left lower extremity ultrasound ASAP. Your doc may elect to get a D-dimer blood test as well. Have you been stented? Although MTS is associated with a small percentage of deep venous blood clots in the left leg (very rarely right) there is a significant rate of recurrence of DVTs in folks that have this condition. Don't sit on this. Seek further care. Better safe than sorry. ...Read more

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Side of knee pain, sometimes it gets locked? Pain in calf, similar to when I got soleus tear. Normal MRI apart from G1 ACL sprain. Is it the cause?

Side of knee pain, sometimes it gets locked? Pain in calf, similar to when I got soleus tear. Normal MRI apart from G1 ACL sprain. Is it the cause?

Get it checked: A locking knee usually has a mechanical reason. Unfortunately, that will require a mechanical solution. Get it checked by an Orthopedist cuz exercising on a meniscal tear or unstable knee can have bad outcomes ...Read more

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Can calf pain, knee pain in both legs be caused by poor shoes? 2 negative d dimer

Can calf pain, knee pain in both legs be caused by poor shoes? 2 negative d dimer

Yes: If the question is can poor shoes cause those problems, the answer is yes and very common. Due to leg adjustment to walking and causing strain in those areas. Is it the actual cause in you is a bigger question as it is difficult to surmise that without proper examination. The treatment is change shoes and if you feel the difference, then you can come to a conclusion. ...Read more

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Whole right leg sore more than week, hip, knee mainly and calf feels like it could burst at times, pins and needles right foot often also, causes?

Whole right leg sore more than week, hip, knee mainly and calf feels like it could burst at times, pins and needles right foot often also, causes?

Pain in leg areas: Your pains seem to be possibly all related to a nerve impingement syndrome. that condition can cause all those symptoms. The sciatic nerve innervates your Leg as it exits out the spinal cord in your low back area and travels through the hip providing sensation all the way down to the Toes. Get an evaluation as this needs to be treated asap. ...Read more

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Sciatica is herting my left hip. Pain is down the hole leg lots of pain in calf with some swelling. I'm a large man 280pounds 6.3ft. I limp every where its killing me any thoughts?

Sciatica is herting my left hip. Pain is down the hole leg lots of pain in calf with some swelling. I'm a large man 280pounds 6.3ft. I limp every where its killing me any thoughts?

Make sure: First you need to be evaluated that this is not a blood clot as calf swelling typically is not associated with a sciatica and a DVT or deep vein thrombosis or blood clot can mimic sciatic like symptoms including the pain with walking and a limp. Get checked now. ...Read more

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Deep pain in L buttock. Tension L hip. Stiff lower back. Numbness/tingling L shin & sole of foot. Cramping sensation in foot. L calf pain. Weakness in leg. Worse w/exertion/sitting/standing/lying down. Scans hip/butt OK. Suggestions, possibilities?

Deep pain in L buttock. Tension L hip. Stiff lower back. Numbness/tingling L shin & sole of foot. Cramping sensation in foot. L calf pain. Weakness in leg. Worse w/exertion/sitting/standing/lying down. Scans hip/butt OK. Suggestions, possibilities?

Please repost: And explain what you mean by a "butt" scan. Medically there's no such thing as a "butt" scan. Abandon your unfortunate tendency to use vague colloquial words like "butt" and and state EXACTLY what the scan was called. What you need is a scan of your lumbosacral spine, not your "butt." ...Read more

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I have calf pain, pain shooting down both legs, hip/bottom/lower back pain. Have varicose veins on left leg & pain mostly that side. Sciatic?

I have calf pain, pain shooting down both legs, hip/bottom/lower back pain. Have varicose veins on left leg & pain mostly that side. Sciatic?

>yes: Yes it's the most logical reason. You should consult with your family physician and have an x-ray or MRI to confirm any pathology in the lower back usually L5 S1 ...Read more

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What could cause of leg pain from hip to knee be?

Radiculopathy: Can be referred pain from the spine (like a pinched nerve), can be pain from the hip. Can be local problem in the muscle or bone in the area. ...Read more

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What causes chronic leg pain from right below the knee stretching up to the hip, only in left leg and in a 15 year old female?

What causes chronic leg pain from right below the knee stretching up to the hip, only in left leg and in a 15 year old female?

Chronic leg pain: There are many reasons for chronic leg pain. A comprehensive examination of the knees and hips with a good neurological examination to check for the strength of upper and lower extremities might help. You also want to make sure that her urine and stools are normal, check for spinal problems ...Read more

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What might cause numbness along the side of my right leg, from hip knee. Sometimes ther it feels as if there is ni circulation.

What might cause numbness along the side of my right leg, from hip knee. Sometimes ther it feels as if there is ni circulation.

Could be: Meralgia paresthetica, a nerve compression at the lateral hip affecting the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve. Might be caused by tight belt or clothing. Once called "gunfighter's neuropathy". ...Read more

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What causes restless leg syndrome? And when the shoulder, hip & knee hurts on the same side?

What causes restless leg syndrome? And when the shoulder, hip & knee hurts on the same side?

RLS: It is a syndrome w/ symptoms of an urge to move the legs especially near bedtime, that improves w/ movement ; is worse @ rest. It typically has uneasy sensations. Besides its relation to low peripheral Dopamine levels ; some to genes, it is unclear why it occurs. Sometimes it may be secondary to other medical issues. It's recommended that you see a sleep medicine specialist to diagnose it. ...Read more

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Lying on back bringing bent knee 2chest causes a big popping sensation every time in area where leg meets body. And hips feel very tight. Why?

Lying on back bringing bent knee 2chest causes a big popping sensation every time in area where leg meets body. And hips feel very tight. Why?

Loose ligaments: Twenties female who experiences popping sensation with hip flexion experiences subluxation of sacroiliac joint (SIJ). This might be common in someone who has chronic SIJ ligament injury and laxity, or in someone with Joint Hypermobility Syndrome, in which case the Brighton Criteria might be referenced. ...Read more

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Hip 2 foot leg pain, sometimes foot turns ice cold. Broke knee cap years ago, not diabetic, not over weight. Cause for concern?

Go see a doctor: Pain that radiates from hip 2 toes is usually caused by a pathology above the hip. Your patella (knee cap) fracture, most likely, has nothing to do with this pain. Your back is a likely candidate, but your history of heart disease and the fact that your foot turns cold, makes me think of a vascular (arterial) cause for your pain. I would definitely recommend you see a doctor to begin a workup. ...Read more

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Hip pain when lifting it or moving it while laying down. Hurts to lift with leg extended and when bent at knee. Cause? 17 yrs old f 208 lbs htn & pcos

Hip pain when lifting it or moving it while laying down. Hurts to lift with leg extended and when bent at knee. Cause? 17 yrs old f 208 lbs htn & pcos

Hard to say: There are several possibilities and an exam could probably determine the cause. Probably the three most common causes in a 17 year old would be a soft tissue condition around the hip such as a tendinitis, or an inflammatory condition of the hip itself such as a synovitis, or that it is a non musculoskeletal condition involving the abdomen or pelvis. Consider being seen. ...Read more

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My right leg from hip to little toe hurts only when laying down. That knee has been stiff and popping and my lower back is sore too. Causes of leg pai?

Could be back: Considering hurts when laying down. Emg/NCV studies should be helpful as would an MRI of the lower back... ...Read more

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Yesterday I had severe inner knee pain I couldn't bend it or straiten it I elevated it last night today little knee pain and calf pain?

See below: It could be arthritis or injury. We would need detail such whether or not your knee was swollen which would help us better determine what is going on. ...Read more

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What do you do for a twisted knee lateral calf pain?

What do you do for a twisted knee lateral calf pain?

RICE: Ice, rest, go get a sleeve for your knee and elevate ...Read more