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Left Knee Weakness
Pain, numbness, tingling sensation and weakness in the left arm and legs. More weakness in the left knee. Help please.
Go to the ER now: Localized or unilateral (symptoms on one side of the body) numbness, weakness and tingling is concerning for an evolving neurological problem. People with these symptoms require emergent evaluation and should not attempt to drive a car. Let a family member, friend or ambulance do the transporting. ...Read more
I was suffering from gbs(guillian barre syndrome).I have muscular weakness in my right leg, since then.Now when i walk my left knee pains.Please help.
PT: It is especially important to strengthen your right leg as you are putting extra pressure on your left knee due to the right leg weakness. A physical therapist or a personal trainer may be the best options. Pt may be covered by your insurance but you will need a referral from your doctor. ...Read more
Is it swollen: Or hot? Did you traumatize it?- see pcp if pain persists. ...Read more
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, tendon or ligamentous tear, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormalities. ...Read more
LEFT knee twisted: Michael C ~ you give no other information other than it "feels twisted" and without more information its not possible to answer the question adequately other than to say, that if it feels odd and u are concerned please drop in and see a doc in RT so he can evaluate more fully thanks ...Read more