Top 20 Doctor insights on: Involuntary muscle movement in legs
Leg movements: Many reasons why. You do not state how long after surgery, hours, days, weeks. Many issues with anesthesia after surgery for several days for some folks that could be a cause. If this persists for more than 3 days after surgery, please let your surgeon know. Hope this helps. Good luck ...Read more
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
My wife has a uncontrollable muscle movement in her legs when sit or lays down but when I move her hip one way or other it slows the movement down?
Have a sudden movement in my calf muscle at times in the night mostly cause? Restless leg syndrome?
RLS...maybe: RLS is a common, terribly bothersome, sleep disruption that has unclear causes in most cases. Nocturnal recumbency leg cramps, on the other hand actually hurt ("Charlie horse cramp"), whereas RLS gives the sensation one just MUST move the leg/legs. Rarely, electrolyte imbalance can mimic RLS. Interestingly, some anti-Parkinson's disease meds at low doses, are highly effective for RLS. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Muscle right below left knee AND muscle to the right side of left knee feels like it connects to calf hurts a lot with movement more when bending leg
I developed limited movement in my right arm & 6 months later I have muscle tremours in my left arm & leg for long periods daily, they are painful.?
See an MD: These symptoms require an evaluation by a physician. ...Read more
Can a new tattoo cause muscle spasms? Got it wednesday spasms started saturday morning (aest) I already suffer in leg but they due to lack of movement
Unlikely: The tattoo itself is only skin deep so it is unlikely to have caused the spasms. More likely, the position that you must have held during the tattooing contributed to the fatigue and eventual spasms. ...Read more
Why do my legs ache when sitting or lying still for long periods. I gets better with movement or tensing muscles. My feet get very cold if relevant.
I am having burning scalp, movement in my right wrist, waist pain, muscle problems, restless leg, difficulties in sleeping? Can low sugar cause this, thanks
Saturday, 11 year old grandson started having involuntary movement in both legs. It goes on for 2-3 hours; an hour without. Heart rate goes in the 120's. Been to ER twice, saw a neurologist. Blood work okay. No other testing, told it is nerves, he is scho
I: I can understand why you are concerned. I am glad that he had blood tests, please be sure that his complete blood count and electrolytes are normal. If it continues, he may need an MRI to evaluate his head and spine. If this continues please get re-evaluated; it sounds like it has been frustrating so far but if his symptoms continue then you must seek out treatment again. He should also get a strep test as strep infections can cause abnormal muscle movements (you can read about pandas syndrome). ...Read more
Normal.: Depending on your age and medications....It will be probably normal. ...Read more
What kind of sleep disturbance can cause entire body muscle contraction, arm/leg movement, sweating, and low moaning sound in children?
Seizure: This could be a seizure. By all means seek a checkup with your physician. ...Read more
31-34 wk preg, 48 hrs of achey leg muscles, hard tummy, back strain, hip/ligament pain from spreading, but reg baby movement. Normal to feel like this?
Please call your OB: Everything you are describing you can get except your abdominal area should not be hard, please call your OB to make sure that your OB does not want you to be checked to r/o premature labor or other, a person that does pregnancy message should be bale to help with all the other symptoms. ...Read more
Uncontrollable muscle movements sense 13. Started in legs and acended. Frequency has increased alot. Worse at night. It feels uncomfortable til I move?
Checkup: Get a comprehesive physical and neurological exam. ...Read more