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Fluttering In Leg
Sciatica in right leg since last year Sept. Seems to be getting worse. Severe hip pain and leg cramps any side I turn. Also flutters in leg?
Isolated muscle: Twitches or fasciculations are common and usually not serious. It could be from drinking too much coffee, stress, anxiety, electrolyte imbalance etc. However, seek medical help if it's accompanied by increasing pain, weakness, numbness, fatigue, fever, weight loss etc. Http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/86285-causes-muscle-twitch/. ...Read more
It depends: If you have no unusual pain when you exercise as you describe there is no reason to worry if you continue. ...Read more
Very active person, for a few weeks, been having what feels like muscle flutters in stomach, legs + arms. Also a bit constipated and gassy. What is it?
I have fluttering feeling lower right leg with aching on and off for 3 days now. What could cause this. I am over weight, & been in bed a lot lately.?
Lower right leg:
You must go to the nearest Emergency facility as soon as possible. Have someone take you there. You will be examined and xrays of your leg will be taken. Once that is done the doctors will know what needs care.
Hope all goes well - please keep me posted. ...Read more
I'm a 37 year old women and im experiencing left side sweating and left side face numb and a fluttering in left lower leg been going on all day today?
Stroke?: Possible early signs of stroke. Recommend er evaluation. ...Read more
My left leg swells a little from time to time. Today, when I was testing, the sode of my lower leg fluttered a little. I massaged my leg and it stop?
Symptoms related?: A bit of clarification could help. What is your biggest worry? How and why are you testing your feet. What brings on the swelling and flutter? Do they occur together? How long and how often have you had these symptoms? What sensations do you have during these episodes? What happens to your ability to function? Swelling could be valves in your veins not working well. Flutter may be muscle fatigue. ...Read more
Been battling with sciatica in right leg since las yr sept. Getting progressively worse. Constant hip pain and when I lie down feels like flutters?
Sciatica: Is one of the least well diagnosed syndromes in that a GREAT MANY conditions can cause what seems like the same thing. You really need to see a qualified specialist (physiatrist, pain specialist or orthopedist) to find out what is causing this syndrome in you to get a specific treatment recommendation. Meanwhile, this resource might help: https://www. Emedicinehealth. Com/sciatica/article_em. Htm ...Read more
I was yelling at someone & getting really worked up & then all of a sudden my heart started fluttering, I started feeling weak & shaking. Legs wobbly?
Arrhythmia: You probably triggered an abnormal heart rhythm. See your doctor to be checked. ...Read more
Recently been told I have ibs & have health anxiety I've been noticing flutters in my stomach & back and also the odd one in my leg and it's worrying?
Twitching: It appears that you're experiencing muscle twitching and this muscle irritability can be caused by deficiencies of calcium, magnesium and potassium. Apparently you haven't been having muscle cramps, however it might be advisable to see your physician who can order the appropriate tests for these deficiencies just to be sure. ...Read more
I randomly get short of breath and I have swelling in my legs an I can feel it in my fingertips and the flutter of my heart hurts, any recomendations?
Consult with: Your PCP without delay. Proper diagnosis and therapy is critical. ...Read more
Sudden onset sweating, lightheaded and shaky legs followed by incessant pvcs. Do not feel like a flutter. Only 2x in 3 weeks. Lasted +_ 50 min. Have app with EP in 4 months.?
Your symptoms are: Too nonspecific to be certain of an arrhythmia diagnosis without further investigation. Ask the EP if your appointment could be moved up and you could be seen sooner. ...Read more
I have a old ligament injury to right knee and now on top it I have a bakers cyst. And very swollen hole right leg and can hardly walk and flutters
Joint problems: It sounds to me like there are multiple issues surrounding your knee/leg. It is time to get to a board-certified orthopedic surgeon for an in depth evaluation of all the problems. ...Read more
Hey there. I often get a fluttering/bubbling sensation in my body- legs, butt, arm, neck, stomach. It lasts for a few seconds, then stops and starts again. I am worried it is a blood clot or the start of a nerve disease. Thanks?
Hey there back!: Can't tell from your question if you're describing fasiculations, muscle spasms, a neuropathic process, atypical seizure activity, etc? Your concern however is certainly appropriate & deserves evaluation. Ask your primary care doctor for his/her opinion & referral. ...Read more
BP 147/107 heart rate of 90 heart fluttering a bit light headed skin on arms & legs red & warm to the touch?
ER/UC: Get checked because your BP is elevated and needs regulation and the heart fluttering must be addressed. ...Read more
Told iron defic anemia but sudden increased constant symptoms: pain in legs, fatigue, twitching/shaking, shortness of breath/pounding fluttering heart?
Heart fluttering for a few months and now triggers coughing fit. Chest feels tight. Mirena (levonorgestrel) implant. Past asthma. Strange pain in legs. Nausea. Tired?
Complex issue: With multiple nonspecific symptoms, it is impossible to sort out your problems with a limited answer in an online forum. You should see your primary care provider a more complete evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Can mitral valve prolapse be misdiagnosed as anemia? Fluttering pounding heart beat, shortness of breath, shaking/twitching, pain in arms and legs.
I am a 44 year old male who is on beta pace for afib and aflutter. I'm lethargic and am having leg pain, headache and dizziness...Thoughts? Thanks!
I'm 32. 2 months ago I feel fluttering/vibrations in various extremities of my heel, knee, arm, elbow. My skin vibrates until I move. It is very odd.?
Spasms: More than likely they are muscle spasms under the skin. They can be caused from overuse, electrolyte issues - dehydration. Sometimes low calcium and magnesium can cause the spasms or muscle fasciculations. Our muscles contract and release with these 2 minerals. So highs and lows would causes the muscles to spasm ...Read more
I have hep c. I took interon treatment for 12 weeks, but it didn't work. I have a flutter in upper rt quad and swelling in abdomen. Not pregnant.
Hepatitis C: I am worried there is some liver inflammation and without being able to examine you I would wish you an easy way in to a study for the new hepatitis c protease inhibitors. These are definitely showing some promise. They are in clinical trials around the country now. If your doctor does not know please do not give up till you find where they are close to you. ...Read more
Fluttering in my calf last night. Haven't had new varicose veins since pregnant. Am I about to pop out another one?
68 yo M, having flushing of hands and feet with bilateral lower extremity intermittent ice cold and burning hot sensation and facial flushing, overall hightened sensation of all pain fibers. Would never complain unless its gotten bad. Hx of aflutter S/p
I hope it resolved:
Pain is not a comfortable symptom. It would be helpful if you could describe a few more details about the pain in your leg. For example where is the pain.
How bad is the pain on a scale of 1 to 10. Did it start suddenly or has it been gradually getting worse?
Send more info so the Docs from HT can help you. ...Read more