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Herniated Some Leg Weakness Inner Knee Pain
Severe pain radiating from sciatica down back of leg behind knee to foot. Def weakness at ankle an numbness below knee. Help?!
Sciatica: These symptoms indicate that help is needed right away. See your neurologist or orthopedist asap . Good luck ...Read more
Annular tear L4/L5 disc. Could that cause aching in leg muscles @ night, intermittent knee weakness, numbness in lateral quad in L leg, sweating fits?
Joint instability at hip and knee, weakness from hip to outer thigh to outer knee. Pain lifting leg - climbing stairs and kicking leg backwards. Why?
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
I am experiencing leg pain, pain shooting down the leg, knee pain, hip pain, lower leg pain, leg pain with exertion, difficulty walking, leg numbn... had lumbar fusion l4-5 with cushion replaced between disk?
See your doctor: Please see your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more
Pain L ischial tuberosity w/outer hip tension. Back stiffness, difficulty straightening. Paresthesia L shin/sole of the foot. L calf pain. Weakness L leg w/standing/exertion. Progressive symptoms. Neg. MRI hip & ischial tuberosity. Advice, please. ?
Need evaluation back: You also need a back evaluation as well . This can be neurologic or myofascial pain as a part of your complaints. It may not be just one cause. ...Read more
Leg burning pain below knee into ankle. R leg. I have total knee, hip deterioratio, and feels like sciatica in thigh and butt.
May be sciatica : You can ask your physician to see a rheumatologist or a neurologist ...Read more
2 herniated discs, l4-s1, annular tears, osteoarthritis, leg pain& numbness, sharp shooting pain down leg into foot. Questions for back surgeon?
Answer: If the pain, weakness and or numbness cannot be controlled with pain medication, stretching exercises, and other nonoperative management, i recommend you see a spine specialist for further recommendations. Severe pain, bowel/bladder incontinence, sudden change in sensation/motor function may require emergent evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am experiencing aching muscles, balance problems, leg pain, knee pain, lower leg pain, heel pain and foot weakness. The following also describe ...
Recent MRI due to left leg pain and weakness in back of thigh calf and foot. Results show no herniated disc. So painful walking standing sitting! Help?
MRI: Which part of the body was the MRI performed? It should be have been done at the lumbo sacral region of your low back. Sound like a nerve root compression. You may require an epidural block. Apply ice to your low back to see if symptoms improve for now along with an anti inflammatory for pain if not allergic. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can herniated discs, stenosis t-spine with loosening hardware from fusion cause pain in buttocks, groin and lower legs with weakness?
Possibly: It seems like your fusion goes from the lower Tspine into the Lspine so yes there is a possibility that if the fusion has failed and/or if disc herniation are present this could cause many of your pain symptoms in buttock, groin area. The weakness seems to suggest a neurological process that could come from T or Lspine. Incontinence, spasticity, balance problems are other things to look out for. ...Read more
Hamstring, lower back, inner thigh pain, & and pain right above foot. Compartment Syndrome or Sciatica issue?
Comprehensiveness: Employing a multi-modal approach, most fellowship trained pain specialists offer the most effective management of painful conditions. To accurately diagnose and treat patients, we will utilize imaging studies, electro-diagnostic evaluations, history ; physical examinations, targeted physical therapy, appropriate and responsible medication management and cutting-edge interventional procedures. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Back pain localized on lumbar disc. Pain on movement. No leg pain/numbness. Gait weakness. PCP refusing imaging. Pain meds, ice/heat not working.
Burning pain in left lateral thigh that radiates down. Also secondary pain in calf muscle. No back pain. Pain worsens when crossing legs. Diagnosis?
Unknown: Severe leg pain can be caused by many things. Think about what's in there-blood vessels (disease can cause pain), muscles (rarely if ever a primary cause of pain), tendons and ligaments (can be torn in accident), joints (hip and knee can both cause pain), and nerves. In addition, damage to various structures in the back can cause leg pain. To find out, see doctor and get mri. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Blood clot : this could be a serious condition seek medical help immediately ...Read more
Left hip and knee, ankle, arch of foot, pain, mussel cramps what is wrong? Numb, tingling, weakness, sitting or standing
Sounds like a nerve: Issue, ie, spine lesion in the lower back. The areas you have problems with are from L1 level down to l5-s1. So get checked by pcp and possible referral to a spine doc /orthopod. You probably have arthritis (spondylitis) with some disc lesions. Avoid bending, lifting heavy weight, including grand kids. Do regular exercises within limits of discomfort. Losing wt + nsaids 4 pain, a ms relaxer also. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am experiencing knee pain, leg weakness, unable to bear weight and knee weakness.pain in knee straightening after bent. ?
I am experiencing knee pain, leg pain, difficulty walking, leg weakness and knee swelling. The following also describes me: Pain shooting down the...
See doctor: You need to see your doctor and have an exam ...Read more
I am experiencing low back pain, pain shooting down the leg and knee pain. The following also describe me: Leg tingling, Leg numbness, Back pain, Leg pain, and Leg weakness. What should I do?
I am having very bad knee pain, knee pop and knee weakness in the inner knee. Shifted and popped when i went to stand and symptoms started
Leg weakness upon standing. must wait at least a minute before walking. inside of left knee and outside of rt knee most painful.
Needs to be checked: We don't know your age and your life style like going to gym,playing sports,running,jogging in the past.Any history of injury and if you are or have been taking any medications.I suggest you consult your doctor to find out the cause of your knee pains and leg weakness so that it can be appropriately treated ...Read more
What causes fluid around the front & back of knee? Seen on US no DVT R leg & weakness x’s 5 days increased pain with bending knee stretching & walking
Arthritis: The knee itself is likely inflamed. Have it evaluated by an orthopedist or rheumatologist. ...Read more
I am experiencing knee pain, knee swelling, knee pop, knee weakness and knee buckling. The following also describe me: Athlete and Leg swelling. What should I do?
See details: You should see a orthopedist and have the kee evaluated. ...Read more
When neuro checks leg weakness for Myasthenia Gravis, why knee bends? I suck at them! BUT I can lift my legs UPWARDS easier. Any reason why that is?
ASK YOUR NEUROLOGIST: It depends on certain group of muscles affected with Myaesthenia gravis. ...Read more
I had minor knee pain but after i went acupuncture, it got worse with soreness and weakness in my whole leg especially after when i stretch the muscle?
It a right thigh muscle twitch above my knee (going on a week) cause for concern? I have no leg weakness or other symptoms that I know of at all.
Maybe: Persistent muscle twitching can be due to overuse of the muscle, or irritation of the nerve going to that muscle. If there was no unusual activity to provoke it , there may be irritation of the nerves that go to the leg which come from the low back. You may need imaging of the spine. ...Read more
Both arm weakness below elbows, both leg weakness below knees.. Plus shaking in hands, on and off last few weeks. Age 26, f... What is wrong with me?
My wife is a regular walker, around 15 May her left knee started aching on the outside when her heel stickes the ground. It progressed and climbing steps became a problem. She is not aware of having injured her knee. She has leg weakness and pain. ?
Orthopedic specialis: She may have osteoarthritis of the knee due to wear and tear over the years. Often the first sign is knee pain on stair use. Cartilage damage is another possibility either from wear and tear or an actual injury. If she's not in a lot of distress, she could try taking an anti-inflammatory medication like Advil or Aleve for a week. If symptoms persist an orthopedic specialist is best qualified to se ...Read more
I am experiencing knee pain. The following also describe me: Knee stiffness, Athlete, and Knee weakness. What should I do?
I ran 1.5 miles and now have knee pain and weakness when walking, doing stairs, etc. itmhas been over a week. did I damage them?
Orthopedic consult!: Most knee sprains heal pretty well in 1-2 weeks. If you have "water on the knee" or fluid in the joint space, then this could indicate torn ligaments a/o cartilage. The inside portion of the knee contains an especially fragile complex (terrible triad of o'donahue) in which the medial collateral, the medial meniscus and anterior cruciate ligament tear as one unit. This injury requires arthoscopy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am experiencing knee pain and knee deformity. The following also describe me: Knee swelling, Knee weakness, and Knee pop. What should I do?
Knee pain: In the absence of a specific injury, knee pain, popping, or deformity may suggest an underlying structural or inflammatory cause. If you have pain in other joints especially the small joints of the hands/feet this may indicate an inflammatory arthritis. I recommend trying an over-the-counter anti-inflammatory for 3-5 days. I also recommend quadriceps strengthening exercises. See PCP if needed. ...Read more
Terrible knee pain and weakness. Feel a burn in knees when i dance. Tests normal, disc issue in neck and low back. Disc or something else causing pain?
Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions (neuropathy). ...Read more
I am experiencing knee pain. The following also describe me: Knee weakness and Knee swelling. And my knee Cap is also moving What should I do?
I am experiencing knee pain, knee swelling, difficulty getting up from a chair, difficulty climbing stairs, knee buckling, knee pop, knee weakness and unable to bear weight.
Knee pain: Could be many things including infection from STD (GC) or just strained. I would go to a walk in clinic for evaluation or your reg Dr. ...Read more
Would acute mono/ebv still be causing be joint pain, knee pain and back pain, as well as weakness and low energy after over a month? Now what?
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