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I fell on my knee and now it hurts and now it feels like I have water sensation running down my leg? I have bad sciatic problems and can barely walk.

I fell on my knee and now it hurts and now it feels like I have water sensation running down my leg? I have bad sciatic problems and can barely walk.

Have to see doctor: You may have sustained internal injury to knee joint (ligaments, meniscus etc), you have to see orthopedic surgeon for tests and treatment, delay may cause severe damage. ...Read more

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What causes your legs to feel like water is running down your legs?

What causes your legs to feel like water is running down your legs?

Paresthesias or neur: This coudl be paresthesias or a neuropathy or another process. You can discuss this with your physicians and get this clarified. ...Read more

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I was told have cyst but no scan yet now im having feeling of water running down right leg. What could this be? Thank you

I was told have cyst but no scan yet now im having feeling of water running down right leg. What could this be? Thank you

Lets review your que: Where were you told the location you have a "cyst". In the vaginal wall, a Bartholin's cyst can form, it is usually painful but will resolve with warm compresses and compression of its material. A cyst of the leg can bust at anytime and possible could feel like water flowing down your thigh ...Read more

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I have recently started getting a hot sensation running down the outside of my left leg from knee to ankle, like warm water being poured down my leg.

I have recently started getting a hot sensation running down the outside of my left leg from knee to ankle, like warm water being poured down my leg.

Paresthesia: Paresthesia is a funny feeling usually due to a neurological problem, either peripherally (with the nerve itself) or centrally (in the brain). See a neuroloist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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While at lake yestrdy & out of water saw sm pin mark w blood running down leg. Today site is red, slt swollen, warm and itches around site. Concerns?

While at lake yestrdy & out of water saw sm pin mark w blood running down leg. Today site is red, slt swollen, warm and itches around site. Concerns?

Yes: You were probably bitten by some organism while in the water. Might be serious or not depending on what bit you. Your best bet now is to see your family physician or a dermatologist ASAP ...Read more

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I keep getting the sensation of water running down calf and ankle?

I keep getting the sensation of water running down calf and ankle?

Doctor can evaluate: A primary care doctor and a neurologist can evaluate to see what might be going on. Some patients with a condition called arachnoiditis have sensations that may feel like insects crawling on the skin or water trickling down the leg. Arachnoiditis is an inflammation of one of the linings of the spinal cord. ...Read more

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Getting random warm feeling on outside of left thigh, like warm water running down for a few secs. No change in appearance, pain or swelling. Concern?

Getting random warm feeling on outside of left thigh, like warm water running down for a few secs. No change in appearance, pain or swelling. Concern?

Referral feeling: This is kind of referral feeling from the nerves that are responsible for feeling hot or cold, dry or wet, like sympathetic and anti sympathetic system. Nothing to worry about. ...Read more

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I am having a running warm water sensation in the back of my right leg, also pain in my back for 2 weeks now what can be the cause?

I am having a running warm water sensation in the back of my right leg, also pain in my back for 2 weeks now what can be the cause?

See a physician: You need to see a doctor. He needs to ask your detail histroy and will examine and then let you know if you have a herniated disc? ...Read more

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Hi I've had pain in the right knee with a feeling of water running through any ideas thanks?

Hard to say: Difficult to guess the cause without more history and exam. Is the knee swollen? Any injury? Following is a link to information about diagnosis and treatment of knee problems. Hopefully it will suggest the cause in your case. If the pain is recent a trial of Tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen (if no contraindications) may be helpful. See your physician if it persists. Http://bit. Ly/1CVReWB ...Read more

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After standing for more than 2 hours I get the feeling of ice cold running water on the front of my upper left thigh. What could this be? Sciatic?

After standing for more than 2 hours I get the feeling of ice cold running water on the front of my upper left thigh. What could this be? Sciatic?

Not Sciatica: The sciatic nerve runs down the back of the leg. The sensation your are describing could be due to a disk problem in the upper part of the lumbar spine, a hernia causing a nerve in the area to be irritated it a hip joint problem. This may require physical therapy to prevent worsening. You should discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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How long will my knee be swollen if I stop running completely? Its not infected or painful just water filled. It was swollen after running.

Source of fluid: The question is why fluid is in joint or around joint. Not normal. Obviously running doesn't agree with your knee. Sometimes cartilage or ligament ligament injuries can cause fluid in knee joint. Swollen knee is common problem. Cause of knee swelling can be a challenge. Water on the knee may be result of trauma, overuse injuries, or an underlying disease. To determine cause may tap knee, imaging. ...Read more

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I have pain that does not hurt but feels like electric shock running down my leg. It is in the shin area started narrow down the leg now it is widenin?

I have pain that does not hurt but feels like electric shock running down my leg. It is in the shin area started narrow down the leg now it is widenin?

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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Is an ache in my back and running down my leg cause for concern?

Is an ache in my back and running down my leg cause for concern?

Yes: Yes, the referral of the pain down the back of the leg could be sciatic nerve pain, which needs the attention of a doctor. ...Read more

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What do I do for sciatica pain that is running down my leg?

It depends: Sciatica without numbness, weakness, or bowel or bladder symptoms is often treated with anti-inflammatory medicine like ibuprofen. It is best to avoid activities which can irritate the back like bending, lifting, pushing, pulling, twisting. Walking is usually ok if it doesn't make the pain worse. If the pain is severe, or persists for several weeks, or has other symptoms, it should be evaluated. ...Read more

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Hi, I'm 35 and have pain in my lower left side of abdomen and running down my leg what can it be?

Hi, I'm 35 and have pain in my lower left side of abdomen and running down my leg what can it be?

Many things: Including kidney stone, hernia, diverticular disease, colitis, ovarian. Need more information to be of any helkp, but I would suggest making an appointment with your pcp or ob-gyn. ...Read more

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I had sex yesterday and it wasn't my first time but it hurt me the whole time when I woke up this morning blood was running down my leg is this normal?

I had sex yesterday and it wasn't my first time but it hurt me the whole time when I woke up this morning blood was running down my leg is this normal?

NO NOT NORMAL!!!!: Most likely u have a tear of the opening or a laceration of the vagina or cervix or something else not normal, u should see your gyn right away or go to the er. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have a shooting pain starting in my hip and running down my leg?

What does it mean if I have a shooting pain starting in my hip and running down my leg?

Sciatica: A common cause for the type of "shooting pain" described is an injury to the sciatic nerve. Anti-inflammatory medication and physical therapy are common treatments for nerve injuries, but the best treatment is to start off with a trip to a neurologist's office for an evaluation. ...Read more

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