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Dr saysgbs began 1/17 newsympt: legs givingout, dropping larger things than before, inc muscle weakness-limbs, typical? Other conditions? Brainmri-clean

Dr saysgbs began 1/17 newsympt: legs givingout, dropping larger things than before, inc muscle weakness-limbs, typical? Other conditions? Brainmri-clean

Ascending disease: Your gbs may have been brought on by a viral illness, a flu shot or a side effect of other medicationthe disease usually begins in the lower limbs and is ascending in nature. Best of luck. ...Read more

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Recurring leg numbness, vision blur, weakness in mid section, loss of leg strength. Dropping everything...No grip. Have fallen twice.

Recurring leg numbness, vision blur, weakness in mid section, loss of leg strength. Dropping everything...No grip. Have fallen twice.

Leg numbness: You are having neurological and or cardiac symptoms and should be seen immediately by your doctor or have someone take you to the er.
Your symptoms may be warning you of a stoke or other problem. ...Read more

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Veins in right leg swell and then other times really small. Had 3 stents in lad. Also have some type of autonomic disfunction. Bp dropping. Causes?

Veins in right leg swell and then other times really small. Had 3 stents in lad. Also have some type of autonomic disfunction. Bp dropping. Causes?

Normal veins: Veins are thin walled, low pressure structures that fill and become engorged or empty and lie flat depending on gravity and position with state of hydration also contributing. When you sit with your legs down, they'll swell. When you sit or lie and elevate them, they'll empty. Arterial disease (as in stenting of your lad) has nothing to do with your venous system. ...Read more

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I have a scar on my leg from dropping false nail glue on my leg- this resulted in a chemical burn and also the removal of some skin- the wound was not?

I have a scar on my leg from dropping false nail glue on my leg- this resulted in a chemical burn and also the removal of some skin- the wound was not?

Can you clarify?: I am very sorry about your mishap. What exactly would you like one of us to tell you? I do not think any of my teammates will be able to answer the question as it is worded. Please try again. ...Read more

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I have numbness in left arm and leg, persistent headache for 2 months, and today an episode of dropping lip and face numbness. All tests normal?

I have numbness in left arm and leg, persistent headache for 2 months, and today an episode of dropping lip and face numbness. All tests normal?

What tests?: Have neurologist do a careful assessment. Its important to find out what is going on. You need to exclude uncommon causes like venous infarct due to saggital sinus thrombosis ...Read more

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Any chance of hsv1 autoinoculation by dropping fresh eaten off of fork possibly onto a inner thigh ingrown hair nearly 90 days after initial outbreak?

Any chance of hsv1 autoinoculation by dropping fresh eaten off of fork possibly onto a inner thigh ingrown hair nearly 90 days after initial outbreak?

No such thing: Despite what you are reading on the internet once cannot get a second infection with the same herpes virus; one cannot transmit the virus to another part of their body and there is no such thing as 'auto inoculation' of herpes. ...Read more

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Dropping things, bumping into things, urge to lie down/sleep where I am, limbs heavy. Am I "sleepy" or "fatigued" or both? Mostly occurs end of week.

Dropping things, bumping into things, urge to lie down/sleep where I am, limbs heavy. Am I "sleepy" or "fatigued" or both? Mostly occurs end of week.

Many causes: Of your symptoms, make an appointment with your local federally qualified health clinic for a low cost physical and blood panel, as well as a regular exercise program. ...Read more

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Hi. I have pain in my leg?

Hi. I have pain in my leg?

I hope it resolved: Pain is not a comfortable symptom. It would be helpful if you could describe a few more details about the pain in your leg. For example where is the pain.
How bad is the pain on a scale of 1 to 10. Did it start suddenly or has it been gradually getting worse?
Send more info so the Docs from HT can help you. ...Read more

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My one leg paining long time?

My one leg paining long time?

Need consultation: One common cause of pain in one leg is a pinched nerve in the back causing Sciatica. However there are other possible causes also. Impossible to give specific advice without knowing more about the nature of your pain. You may find an online consultation here at Health Tap to be helpful. Best would be a video or phone chat (can turn off video) or an INBOX TEXT chat. ...Read more

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What are some good leg workouts?

What are some good leg workouts?

Variety: This depends partially on what you are trying to accomplish. Aerobic options may include running, skating, rollerblading, cycling, and swimming. For exercises try some variation of a squat or lunge. These exercises can be done quickly, anywhere, and with or without additional weights. ...Read more

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Just broke my leg. What do I do?

Just broke my leg. What do I do?

ER: Stay calm call 911 and go to the ER. More details for more answer. You will need a physical exam and x rays first. ...Read more

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My leg are so fat. So what I do.

My leg are so fat. So what I do.

Diet and exercise: To lose fat/weight in general, it comes down to diet and exercise. Keep a food journal so you can document when and where you may be overeating, and join a community program that encourages physical activity. ...Read more

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Can I pop my leg back into place?

Can I pop my leg back into place?

Probably not: If you have dislocated one of the joints in your leg (hip, knee, ankle) then you need to see a doctor to have it evaluated and properly treated. Trying to take care of it yourself will likely result in making things worse. ...Read more

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What could cause pain in the leg?

What could cause pain in the leg?

Hip arthritis: Degenerative hip arthritis (a variant of djd, degenerative joint disease) is common. Chronic standing stresses the hip joint with the femoral head in the acetabulum (i.e., ball & socket). The erosion of the bursa within the joint eventually causes pain. Other causes which need exclusion are neurogenic and vascular causes. Herniated discs refer to the former; aorta-iliac disease, the latter. ...Read more

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I feel buning sensation on my leg.

I feel buning sensation on my leg.

Neuropathy: Is likely. Has a long list of causes and would need to see a doctor in person to make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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What are some common leg problems?

Too: Many problems to list. Need specific question. ...Read more

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Why is my leg collasping below me?

Why is my leg collasping below me?

Collapsing leg: There are many possibilities. You need to make an appointment to see your doctor for a check up and examination to determine the cause of your problem. ...Read more

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What are some good leg stretches?

See below: I like to do hamstring stretches on the floor such as a classic hurdler stretch
also some similar stretches can be done angst a fence
some of the calf stretches can be done angst a wall or with the ball of the foot on a step
i also suggest using a strap under the foot to perform some hamstring stretches. ...Read more

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Pain in grown pain shoots down leg?

Pain in grown pain shoots down leg?

Groin pain: I would wonder about pain coming from the scrotal sac/testicles, a hernia in the groin, or hip pain. Some back pain can radiate around to the groin as well. ...Read more

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How much will pins in the leg cost?

You will have to: Ask the surgeon or his/her staff. It would vary. ...Read more

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How to reduce my butt & leg weight?

How to reduce my butt & leg weight?

Exercise: Get a personal trainer, jogging and kick boxing are good to that effect and cut calory intake. ...Read more

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PLEASE heLp My Leg kEEp giving oUt?

PLEASE heLp My Leg kEEp giving oUt?

Get it checked: I am sorry we can not help you. I suggest that you get it checked either from your Primary CareDoctor and may need consult with an Orthopedic or consult an Orthopedic Doctor to ind the cause of your leg keep giving out ...Read more

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Hello dr I have pain in my leg?

Pain in Leg: Hi there,

This is a nonspecefic symptom. It would be best to make an appt to discuss this further. ...Read more

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Can an angling leg be straightened?

Surgery: Surgery needs to be done but timing is important to avoid any further damage to the joint. ...Read more