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Leg Cramping And Pain
Hard to say: Potential issues include nerve entrapment, radiation from back, nutritional issues and hydration, metabolic and genetic issues like Charcot Marie tooth, vascular issues like poor circulation or poplite artery entrapment, exertional compartment syndrome, medial tibial stress syndrome, and stress fractures. Since the differential is so broad, probably should get checked by a sports doc ...Read more
Occasional lower back ache. My butt feels like it cramps. Both legs get cramp like pain on and off in calves and feet.Occasional numbness. Causes?
Recommend evaluation: Symptoms may suggest lumbar spine or neuromuscular pathology caused by vitamin deficiencies or hormone and electrolyte imbalances. Questions regarding other sxs should be addressed. You could schedule a consult or see your PCP. I recommend further evaluation with lab tests including B12, CK, TSH and a basic metabolic panel as well as an MRI of lumbar spine and if negative an electromyelogram. ...Read more
Lower back pain, leg feet cramp, abs pain and cramp, vomit dizzyness and hunger. 3 ties bleeding within a month. Hcg<1, pap smear ok, usg ok.Solution?
Period 5 days late, brstfeedin, only once sex with protection, ocasional abdomen cramp-leg/lower back pain since 4 days, clear stretchy dschrge 2day, preg?
My surfboard fin slammed into my calf; now an intense cramp-like leg pain wakes me several times per night, even a week after the incident. Thoughts?
Q 4 Ortho Dr 4 Dude: I will share this with our orthopedic and sports physicians. Please add information to comment about whether skin was broken, cut was clean, color of area of injury, pain on walking, etc. Thanks. Nb ht doctors: please read comments from member below my answer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have cramping backpain leg pain and light spotting. 5 days after period. Im sure im not pregnant. Didn't test. But i haven't had sex until lastnight?
Dr can i get any pregnancy symptoms feeling like period symtoms at 9 dpo?? Sore boobs, cramping legs, left side abdomen pain, back ache etc. on ttc
I've had abnormal bleeding for 5 to 6 weeks now with lower back pain that goes down my leg with cramping and abdominal pain and vaginal discharge?
Go see your doctor: Review your medications w/your doc after telling her/him what bothers you. Any diuretics (water pills)? These can upset your electrolye balance leading to cramps. We used to recommend quinine for leg cramps but it's not easily available, nor inexpensive these days. You could try drinking tonic water, perhaps. Stretching is always helpful. Make sure no swelling in affected leg. ...Read more
Leg Cramps: Leg Cramps can be caused by many conditions with the most serious being blood clots. So, any cramping that does not go away, with or without leg swelling, should be immediately checked out. Yet most leg cramps are due to muscle fatigue, dehydration, or spinal disease with nerve hypersensitivity. And, there are even more minor causes like deficiencies of certain minerals, etc. Dr Rich Blake ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Multiple potential : Causes from overuse of muscle, electrolyte or salt imbalance/dehydration to vascular issues, neurologic issues, metabolic issues like thyroid conditions to medication related issues such as statins to certain conditions like restless leg syndrome. If a persistent problem, see your physician. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers