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Causes Of Pain In Thighs
Can sciatica cause cramp pain in thigh, butt and leg when standing up or sitting and straighten my back up goes away after few seconds?
Yes: Herniated disks that are cause of sciatica pain typically get worse with sitting, bending at the waist, and definitely worse with bending/twisting and raising a heavy object. Try avoiding these positions/activities initially. Typically most herniated disk pain improves on its own by 3-6 weeks. If still bothering you then i recommend seeing your doctor for further imaging. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Fractured my l3-l5 in my lower back a few years ago. Still not healed and still have back pain. Can that cause aching pain in thigh, knees and ankle?
What can be the cause of pain in your thigh? The muscle area in the front to the point of limping.
Can ovarian cysts cause pain down thighs? I have one on the left side and feel pain/discomfort down my thigh.
Referred pain: Any ovarian follicle that is larger than about two centimeters is termed an ovarian cysts. Some cysts can be as large as orange.Dull aching, or severe, sudden, and sharp pain or discomfort in the lower abdomen (one or both sides), pelvis, vagina, lower back, or thighs; pain may be constant or intermittent the most common symptom thigh pain is referred from cyst resting on nerve in the pelvic area. ...Read more
Neurosurgeon told me that I have a hot spot on MRI of my back after car accident. Can that cause pain in my thighs?
Walked 8-10 miles 6 days a week for 9 yrs. Injured 10 months ago & have not been very active since. Could this cause muscle pain n my thighs?
Experiencing dull discomfort on calf, shin, inner thigh that comes and goes. Sitting too long also causes pain on mid-thigh muscle. All on R leg only.
Swelling on R leg?: Hi. Have you had any injury to the right leg, surgery, or prolonged travel recently? Is there edema on the right leg? Is it better with elevation? Your symptoms are not specific, but could be explained by a blood clot. You should talk with your doc about this. With a better history and exam, she/he can best assess what might be the cause and what further to do. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What might cause pain in the thigh that seems to move around in buttocks and groin if the doctor suggested an ultrasound and venogram?
Hip, back, etc.: Several things cause pain in those areas: low back problems with irritation of nerve (radiculopathy), groin, obturator hernia, hip degeneration, pelvic disease with irritation of nerves. Evaluation with ultrasound may help identify the problem, but best to start with physical examination. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How can genital herpes 1 be spread?(mouth herpes on genitals) through oral?sex? And does it cause pain in thighs at all? Or give prickly sensations?
Genital or oral sex: Genital herpes due to HSV1 is not commonly spread at all, a lot less than HSV2. Outbreaks and asymptomatic viral shedding are infrequent. But transmission is possible by intercourse (genital to genital) or oral sex (genital to mouth). GH doesn't cause leg pain or give "prickly sensations" -- maybe rarely just before an outbreak, but never the only symptom and never lasting more than 1-2 days. ...Read more
Can a lumbar puncture that caused explosive pain in the thigh cause nerve damage and muscle weakness in the same area? Is that damage permanent?
Could : Whether there is damage (let alone whether it is permanent) can be best determined by a good neurologic exam and may require an emg. ...Read more
What tests can be done to find out what causes muscle pain in my thighs, hips, low back and sometimes top part of my breast/chest kinda in the middle?
What causes burning pain in both thighs, shoulders, legs, toes, feet? Peripheral neuropathy, and fibromyalgia, trig neuralgia.
Too many options: Without an exam, or more information, a diagnosis is impossible. I suggest seeing your pcp. ...Read more
Is it possible for knee pain/swelling to now start also causing pain up thighs and painful lower back - or are they 2 totally different things?
My hips sway too much while walking (like females)
I drag my legs while walking causing pain
my thighs rub each other while walking causing rashes?
Many causes: This can be caused by a variety of syndromes, including muscle weakness, muscular dystrophy, myopathy, neuropathy, spinal cord injury, brain injury and similar. A neurologist or physiatrist can usually diagnose the problem after a thorough history and physical exam. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am getting pain in right thigh ; a nerve at right leg junction causing pain in thigh; right testical and back pain.Pls suggest whom i need to visit?
- Talk to a doctor online
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