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I have a dull pain and cramp on my left leg from the thigh to my feet.?

I have a dull pain and cramp on my left leg from the thigh to my feet.?

See your doctor.: Without the benefit of an exam it is impossible to say. Could be a pulled muscle, inflamed or pinched nerve, painful varicose vein or a more serious condition such as a blood clot. If worse with walking could be peripheral arterial disease involving a blocked artery. See your doctor asap! ...Read more

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I have been getting severe cramps back of thighs, leg falling asleep when sitting for a little while along with foot swelling ony left leg?

I have been getting severe cramps back of thighs, leg falling asleep when sitting for a little while along with foot swelling ony left leg?

Discuss with your MD: All of these symptoms may be local musculo-skeletal problems but you need to talk to your doctor. Cramps could be an electrolyte disorder. One sided swelling could be venous insufficiency but it could be phlebitis. The leg falling asleep is most likely a compression of a nerve while you are asleep. However, you have a number of leg questions that requires someone seeing you personally. ...Read more

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Why does my lower left leg and foot throb with a dull pain?

Many possibilities: The most common causes are poor blood flow to the limb and a nerve problem (either at the nerve root or along the course as it passes down the leg). The distribution of the pain, as well as the factors that make it better or worse, can help to narrow down the possibilities and guide proper treatment. ...Read more

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I have arachnoid cyst my left side weak dull pain in left side head tingling left leg foot what I do?

I have arachnoid cyst my left side weak dull pain in left side head tingling left leg foot what I do?

See note: If your condition seems to be worsening then the cyst may be growing in size requiring surgical aspiration or draining. There is nothing interconnected to your foot or leg and you should seek medical care by a neurologist neuro surgeon or orthopedic spine doctor. ...Read more

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I've got horrible pain in left leg thigh going done to chin , now starting in right leg . I'm a retail store mgr and on my feet for hours .?

Radiculopathy: You need pcp eval. X-rays and MRI likely. It sounds like lower back nerve irritation caused by? Your doc is the one to DX and treat or refer to neurologist for further wup. Do not risk continuing problems and do what you are told please. Age never resolves problems like this so don't risk chronic back pain for the rest of your life. Always ask for consult if pcp not getting you relief! ...Read more

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I have been told I have sciatica but its not getting better I have pain in my lower back into my butt into both legs and down to my feet the pain is very sharp and i can not move its mainly in my left leg and thigh and lower back my leg goes numb and ting

I have been told I have sciatica but its not getting better I have pain in my lower back into my butt into both legs and down to my feet the pain is very sharp and i can not move its mainly in my left leg and thigh and lower back my leg goes numb and ting

Given Your Pain: 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 more

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I have a massive foot cramp on my left leg , it's mostly on the left side i put it on hot water it calm down a little what should I do now?

I have a massive foot cramp on my left leg , it's mostly on the left side i put it on hot water it calm down a little what should I do now?

See your doc: Without seeing you it is difficult to ascertain as to what is the problem is? Kindly see your doc, to get a proper DX and treatment. ...Read more

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Tingling, pain, and cramping in left leg and feet what could this be? What should I do?

Tingling, pain, and cramping in left leg and feet what could this be? What should I do?

Have it evaluated: Neurologic or vascular issues could cause these symptoms. See a doctor and have it evaluated. ...Read more

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For about a month or so now my left leg and foot has been swelling extremely bad. And it gets extremely bad cramping in it.

For about a month or so now my left leg and foot has been swelling extremely bad. And it gets extremely bad cramping in it.

Need eval now: There are many causes of unilateral (one leg) extremity swelling: blood clot in vein, poor venous draining, obstruction of lymph vessels. Likely whatever is causing the swelling is contributing to the cramping. If swelling were due to systemic causes, i.e. heart failure, both legs would be involved. You need to see your doctor or go to Urgent Care today for evaluation; a month is too long! ...Read more

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Sharp cramp like pain run from butt to foot on left leg when standin up from sitting down last only for few seconds then goes away?

Back ; leg pain: James, this may be a pinched nerve in your lumbar spine. The cause is most likly a damaged disc. Please get a proper examination and evaluation. In the mean time, please do not lift heavy items. Also when you are sitting, it is more harmful to lean forward causing more disc damage. Prolonged sitting is unadvisable. Avoid bending forward such as in tying shoe laces, picking up objects etc. Good luc. ...Read more

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Cramping in lower left leg and foot. No injury. No swelling. Should i be worried about a blood clot?!

Cramping in lower left leg and foot. No injury. No swelling. Should i be worried about a blood clot?!

Not: necessarily unless you have had a previous clot, are using oral contraceptives, are sedentary, obese or have some type of coagulopathy. DVT is an elusive diagnosis unless thought about. Since you are worried a non invasive vascular exam can easily be ordered by your doctor. No one on this site can say with any degree of certainty that you do or don't with just this information. ...Read more

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Pain on left and right side of back lil above the waist. Pain also In lower spine It goes into left leg straight to foot. Cramp in calf Burning pai?

Sciatica: There are multiple potential causes, but among the more common is a "sciatica" which is an irritation of a nerve in the back that then causes pain to run down the leg. I would not hesitate to be seen for a specific diagnosis and treatment options. ...Read more

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My left leg has a spot of spiders causes me pain when i walk and step on my feet.Im female 55 yrs old.Can i know why?

No enough info: The spot that looks like spider and feet pain may or may not be related. An angioma or a bruise in the heel might hurt every time you stand on it. Otherwise there are not enough information for us to advise you. Please check it with your local physician. ...Read more

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Everytime my period comes on the bottom of my feet hurt.its like pins are being stuck in them.and today my entire left leg is very painful.what can I ?

Everytime my period comes on the bottom of my feet hurt.its like pins are being stuck in them.and today my entire left leg is very painful.what can I ?

Neuropathy: IT sounds like you may be having an issue with peripheral neuropathy. Consider seeing a neurologist for testing. There may be a link between Progesterone and a worsening of symptoms but regardless the recurring neuropathic pain should be investigated ...Read more