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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Burning Feeling In My Lower Legs

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What causes burning feelings in lower legs?

What causes burning feelings in lower legs?

See orthopedist: 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

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Could the quadratus lumborum cause burning/prickling pain in the upper and lower legs ?

Sciatica: You are describing sciatic nerve pain or sciatica, due to compression of the nerve somewhere as it runs from the spinal cord down the leg. Spasm or contraction of the piriformis muscle deep in the buttocks, can cause sciatica. Piriformis syndrome may be causing your symptoms. See your doctor for specific exercises that can help. ...Read more

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Can over supination cause burning symptoms in the feet and lower legs ?

Can over supination cause burning symptoms in the feet and lower legs ?

Yes: Both over supination or over pronation can cause fatigue and tendinitis. ...Read more

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Have been having intervals of numbness and burning in hands feet and lower legs. Seems progressive and more consistent. Ideas of causes?

Have been having intervals of numbness and burning in hands feet and lower legs. Seems progressive and more consistent. Ideas of causes?

Numbness: Hi, the distribution of your numbness is too wide and that makes me think if that could be part of your Fibromyalgia diagnosis, but arthritis in neck could be another possibility, anxiety is another possible cause, please talk to your PMD. Feel better soon. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of tingling/burning in lower legs that only sets in in the evening. MRI, emg, nerve conduction tests all normal. B12 normal.

What could be the cause of tingling/burning in lower legs that only sets in in the evening.  MRI, emg, nerve conduction tests all normal.  B12 normal.

? Diabetes Mellitus: which is one of the most common basis for paresthesias/neuropathy & sometimes becomes a problem well before DM is recognized. Look up neuropathy on Google, study: https://www.healthtap.com/#user_questions/130706 & https://www.healthtap.com/#user_questions/1510334 for background & get HbA1c; optimal HbA1c <5.0%. Go HFLC, study: DietDoctor.com, my answers, optimize NMR lipoproteins, get SBP <120mmHg ...Read more

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Would prednisone cause numbness and burning in feet and lower legs=also nubness in ring finger and pinkie?

Would prednisone cause numbness and burning in feet and lower legs=also nubness in ring finger and pinkie?

Not typically: If you are having an allergic reaction the the Prednisone you may have swelling, redness and possibly itching to the area. The Prednisone does not usually create numbness and burning in the feet or hands otherwise. Please see your doctor before this condition spreads. ...Read more

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What can burning and numbness in lower legs mean?

What can burning and numbness in lower legs mean?

?neuropathy: There are a number of possibilities if persistent you must see your md. ...Read more

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What does burning and numbness in lower legs mean?

What does burning and numbness in lower legs mean?

Nerve involvement: Could be involvement of the nerves at the level of the spine or out in the limb. ...Read more

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Severe burning and itching in lower legs. Very scared docs please help me.

Severe burning and itching in lower legs. Very scared docs please help me.

OK,....: The best way I can help you is to tell you to see a Dr. if you can. A Physical exam and some testing will produce needed answers and reasons for your condition, that can then be treated best. Good luck. ...Read more

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