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Leg And Knee Pain At Night
My period is 1 week late been dizzy and nauseated no vomiting, back leg and knee pain at night. ..Extremely tired. What could this be?
Pregnant?: Probably should get checked to see if u are pregnant if that is possible. ...Read more
Help with pain post dvt leg knee to ankle, pain at night sleeping. Vascular surgeon said continue wear compress/socks (day). put feet up. What else? Thx
NSAID: An NSAID (like ibuprofen, naproxen, or high dose aspirin) will help the pain. If you're on an anticoagulant ("blood thinner"), this will increase the risk of bleeding but can still be used if you're not having bleeding problems. (and I would let your doc know what you're doing and why). ...Read more
I have been getting leg pains since I was little and mainly at night and now for the past 2 weeks I am getting reli bad knee pain which is constant?
I have had knee pain only at night when I try to lay on my side and lay the inner part of my knee on the mattress. The only way I can sleep is turning on my opposite side and keeping the painful leg off the mattress.?
Hamstring tendinitis: While there may be many causes of this pain, two very common sources is hamstring tendinitis that occurs from limping. The limping is often caused by weakness of the quad muscles, but can also be caused by knee problems such as arthritis. If you have had a fall recently, the cause can also be an mcl tear. To isolate the problem, a trip to your friendly neighborhood orthopedist may be helpful. ...Read more
Bad knee pain. (worse at night in bed) come on last 2 months. Old fib/tib compound on other leg 25 yrs ago- inc 4 inch shorter. No swelling at moment.
Evaluate arthritis: There are a few possibilities however it is likely that the unoperated leg was compensating. This increased load of work may have led to you developing early arthritis or hamstring tightness. This spasm due to the leg length discrepancy may be causing the night pain. You should have an evaluation with Ortho, get a heel lift and start physical therapy. Keep me posted. ...Read more
I'm suffering severe knee pain. Started when I was 17 yrs old. X-ray came back fine. Legs feels like it will snap when straighten leg. Worst at night,?
Knee pain in front and behind. Worse when bending knee. Also front shin pain throbbing deep ache same leg. Keeps me up at night. Not sure what to Do?
See a doctor: You see a doctor and have the knee evaluated. ...Read more
Severe knee pain bend, walk, stairs, etc. MRI 5 yrs ago partial tear of ACL & cyst. Now radiates in calf/down leg; wakes @ night; ankle fract May '13?
Get examined!: Your symptoms suggest patellofemoral (kneecap) pain. Your 'cyst' may be causing the pain in the back of your knee (popliteal/ Bakers' cyst).Not sure if your 'partial' ACL injury is causing symptoms or not without a thorough examination (it can cause cysts in the knee joint occasssionally.) See a board certified ORS. Best of Luck! ...Read more
Occasional hip and knee pain, neck pain, dizzy when hot, standing up or over exercising, leg discomfort sometimes at night, always tired and have no energy.?
Is it normal to have leg and knee pain while taking levaquin (levofloxacin)? Especially in the shins?
I have worsening pain betw hip and spine only on 1 side. Achy into front on leg and knee pain on same side. Suggestions & type of dr to see?
Need evaluation: There are many different possibilities as to the source of the pain. It could be due to a pinched nerve from the lumbar spine, sacroiliac joint dysfunction, hip disorder, muscle strain, or many other causes. Discuss first with your primary care physician to initiate the work up (physical exam/xrays) and if the pain persists/progresses a referral to a spine specialist may be necessary. ...Read more
I have Lupus for last 2 years. My report shows Lupus anticogulant moderately present. I have a problem of Shivering leg and knee pain for many days. I?
Why would baker cyst deflate then come back or did if never go away I was working in 2010 heard and felt pop in back of knee that was the beginning of leg and knee pain I was told it would go away now im told I need surgery in 2012 my pain has only incre
For: For some people the symptoms of a baker's (popliteal) cyst can be intermittent. In that situation, the cyst may not have resolved completely. ...Read more
There is a painful throbbing in my femoral artery on the left leg and knee pain. Should I be concerned?
YES: Please seek immediate medical attention.Get a more detailed answer ›
Now have another herniated disk above fusion. I am experiencing back leg and knee pain numbness and tingling bladder and bowel retention?
Cauda Equina: Inability to urinate is an emergency. I would make sure you don't have what is called cauda equina syndrome. Unfortunately this requires surgery to correct. Ofetn times the nerves are just bruised abit and the signals aren't being sent quick enough, you may need an epidural steroid injection to relieve this irritation. Either way, I would see a pain/spine specialist to evaluate your options. ...Read more
I am experiencing low back pain, pain shooting down the leg and knee pain. The following also describe me: Leg tingling, Leg numbness, Back pain, Leg pain, and Leg weakness. What should I do?
I fell 6weeks ago heard a pop in my ankle. I am still experiencing burning pain down the side of my leg and knee pain. I have been wearing a "air walking boot", could I have torn a ligament or tendon? I am still experiencing a lot of pain and still cann
May be from back: Pain that follows this pattern may be coming from the spine, especially if it radiates bellow the knee. Your doctor will need more history and a physical exam to know where the pain is coming from for sure. There are other things that can cause this pattern of pain as well. ...Read more
Different causes: The first challenge is to identify why your knee is painful. Common causes include arthritis, tears of the meniscal cartilage, chondromalacia of the patella, or loose bodies within the knee joint. See your doctor or get an orthopaedic surgeon to evaluate and get help with treatment. ...Read more
Why do the nerves on my knee pain me when stretching the leg after folding the leg for some time?
I am having very bad knee pain. Some times the pain shoots up my leg & my knee will give out what should I do?
Too young for that:
You are too young for that you must injured your knee some time in the past and it pay back now unless you decided suddenly to have rheumatoid arthritis
so you are too young to live with pain like this go and see your doctor or knee specialist or a arthritis specialist you will get proper evaluation either get assured or get the proper treatment do not ignore it please good luck ...Read more