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I Am Having Nerves In My Hip Or Upper Left Leg Go Numb
Meralgia paresthetic: If the numbness involves the outer left thigh not going below the knee, you may have meralgia paresthetica (greek for numb or painful thigh) which is a stretch or compressed lateral femoral cutaneous nerve of the thigh which can be due to tight pants (such as hip hugger jeans), being overweight, pregnancy, or diabetes. Your doctor can check you and tell for sure. ...Read more
The brain and spinal cord communicates with what is occurring in the internal organs and limbs by nerve fibers where are like electrical wires with insulation (myelin) and the "copper" (axon). Within brain and spinal cord these nerves connect to other nerves via synapses on both axons and dendrites. A nerve can carry information regarding sensations, and ...Read more
I am having severe pain in my cervical spine on the left side radiating down my left arm and leaving a tingling feeling in my fingers. Pinched nerve?
Yesterday I pinched a nerve in my back causing severe sciatica, in left leg. I am now also having twitches in my left calf for about an hour, normal?
Back pain: Yes. The nerve is irritated and inflamed. Back pain associated with left calf pain suggests nerve root irritation of the lumbar 5 or sacral 1 nerve root. Apply ice to the low back and take anti-inflammatory medication. If the pain persists then see a medical doctor to develop a treatment plan to reduce the back and calf pain. ...Read more
I have a dull aching pain in my lower back (left side) I have numbness and tingling in my left thigh down to my knee. ?
Unpinch the nerve.: Sounds like you have a disk herniation. As long as the pain is tolerable, and you do not have progressive increasing weakness, or lose the ability to control the bladder or bowels, the vast majority of disk herniations can be treated without surgery. I recommend you get a good exam by a spine specialist, then follow instructions on use of medications, stretchs and activities modifications. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I don't know what to do about severe sharp lower back pain, numbness in right and left leg, and pain and pressure in testicles I have been experiencing progressive lower back pain for 3 months. Sometimes my right and left leg go numb, like their asleep.
Pinched Nerve: Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your back. I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate what level and what can be done to treat you. There are interventional treatments besides medications and surgeries that might reduce or eliminate the pain altogether. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have lower back pain on left side radiating down my left leg I am now having pain and weakness in both legs and have lump on spine
I pulled a muscle in my lower back on Monday. Now I have pain radiating down my front left thigh. Standing and walking are unbearable. What can I do?
Mri: This sounds more like disc related pain. Get an MRI. the front of the thigh suggests L4 nerve root impingement. Does the pain make it to the big toe? the front of the thigh pain can also be from a superficial nerve root that is being effected. Policemen and others who wear big belts sometimes get this due to impingement on the lateral femoral nerve. Is there hip pain? Calf Pain? foot pain? ...Read more
I have numbness in my left leg from the knee down I have no pain it's just numb not my foot or thigh?
For 3 days now I have had bad lower back pain & my legs go numb from knees down. When the numbness subsides I have pain in my legs. What could it be?
I am having excruciating pain under my left shoulder blade which is running down my arm and causing tingling in my hand.
Pinched nerve: Because patients having cardiac problems can have these symptoms, you should have this ruled out. But the most common cause is an irritation of a nerve in the neck by a bone spur or herniation that can cause pain or numbness that runs down the arm into the hand. An MRI can usually show the cause of the problem if it does not resolve. Thank you for the question. ...Read more
Im having lower back pain but its radiating down into my right hip and have right leg numbness on my right upper outside leg. Whats my health answer?
Vibrating in left foot. I have spondylosis and a bulging disc. Pain from my back goes down my left leg.somedays I cant walk or move?
I have sharp burning/stabbing pain in lower left abdomen, radiating down my leg and foot is numb. Do I need to go to a hospital? (Have previously had pancreatitis, in 2010)
No: Sounds more like nerve pain. Your pancreas is in your upper abdomen. If your pain changes or if you have other symptoms; such as vomiting, fever, swelling in your groin or blood in your stool you should be seen at the hospital. Make an appointment to see your MD. All the best and I hope you feel better. ...Read more
Im 24 m. I have sciatica to my left leg.I feel somthg is moving at my lower left back and backside of left knee.Why movment at back of knee?
I have a pinched nerve on my lower back now I'm having numbness on my right leg and buttocks and pain in my lower back. Should I go to the er?
I have had pain in my lower bicep area, left arm for 2 weeks and now it feels like burning down lower arm with pain in pointer finger.?
Think i slept wrong left arm barely move pain across back tingling in both legs n left arm pain is intense. Pinched nerve or go to hospital?
I had a slip and fall about 3 months ago. I have right lower back pain. I also have tingling in my left leg and foot with shooting pain and itchiness?
Be seen: You may have a "pinched nerve" in your back. Look out for weakness in the leg and foot as well as bowel or bladder control issues as these may be signs of a severe nerve injury. A doctor can examine you and gauge the severity of your issue and devise a plan for your evaluation and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Suddenly 10 minutes ago I feel pain in my left arm. I am feeling pain if I tried to lift my arm. Pain stats from thumb to top near shoulder joint. But if I raise my arm and put my hand on right shoulder from the back I feel relaxation in my arm.
Chest pain: Hello, some of the more common causes of chest pain and younger people are chest pain heart related, stomach acid, musculoskeletal. If the pain persists or gets worse with exertion, I would worry about heart condition. But the way you are describing that muscle movement helps, it could be musculoskeletal pain ...Read more
I have a burning in my front upper right thigh. I also have a weird sensation in my left ankle and top of left foot(when laying down) MRI spine was ok?
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