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Inner Thigh Cramps Causes
Possible: Especially if you have involvement of L-3, 4 root level, these problems can appear. ...Read more
I'm a 56 yr old female and for the past 2 1/2 wks. Have been having severe outer thigh cramps upon standing after sitting/laying, lasting 20-40 sec.
Dehydration: Is more likely the cause of thigh cramps in pregnancy. During pregnancy, a woman's body has to generate increased blood volume and aminotic fluid, and take in a great deal of fluid to remain well hydrated. Dehydration commonly causes muscle cramps and is leading cause of preterm contractions. Drink a large glass of water, and relax. Labor will begin soon enough. ...Read more
No: No a hamstring injury is a tear or partial tear of the hamstring muscle / tendon w/ resultant bleeding and mild swelling (mild bruising may be seen on back of thigh or below knee).Cramping can occur secondary to the injury or can be related to metabolic reasons etc. See your physician. Best of luck! ...Read more
Consider STD: If you have been sexually active without protection (i.e. condom) then you could have a sexually transmitted disease (STD). Most health departments will provide confidential screening for STD without cost to the patient. ...Read more
Right upper thigh cramps, for no reason is a symptom of? I do have polyneuropathy, ridiculoneuropathy. Could it be a vascular problem? No blood clots.
Cramps: This is most likely related to your neurological issues. Consult with your neurologist. ...Read more
MANY possible causes: The cause can be musculoskeletal (adductor strain/overstretched muscle, hip arthritis), inguinal hernia, peripheral vascular disease (poor blood supply), lumbar disc disc with radiculopathy, even kidney stones.Cramps tend to be more chemically related from inadequate calcium/magnesium/potassium, dehydration, muscle fatigue. Lots of running is associated & good stretching can help. See doc if persist ...Read more
My husband who is 56 keeps getting severly painful cramps mostly in his thighs and sometimes his calfs. What could be the cause of that?
Butt and inner thighs cramp and hurt from sitting too much, 4 days later still minor sporadic aches and cramps. What could it be? Standing or sitting
Cramps in the same area inner top thigh near my butt for about 2 weeks? It lasts about 3-5 seconds, 5-7 times a day? What could it be?
For the past two days, I have noticed that my upper left thigh starts to cramp in the middle of my workout. What are possible causes of this?
Can sciatica cause cramp like pain in back of thigh when getting up or straighten my back up get pains in thigh calf and butt?
Yes: That is exactly what it can do. Recommend stretch and exercise to see if it improves. If not then see a spine specialist to evaluate your options for treatments. ...Read more
Can sciatica cause cramp pain in thigh, butt and leg when standing up or sitting and straighten my back up goes away after few seconds?
Yes: Herniated disks that are cause of sciatica pain typically get worse with sitting, bending at the waist, and definitely worse with bending/twisting and raising a heavy object. Try avoiding these positions/activities initially. Typically most herniated disk pain improves on its own by 3-6 weeks. If still bothering you then I recommend seeing your doctor for further imaging. ...Read more