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Lump In Inner Thigh Muscle
Firm painless 2-3 cm lump inner thigh under muscle 6 months. MRI x 3 not lipoma or desmoid. Avid enhancement - no diagnosis. Size fluctuates - benign?
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
Large lump about 2inches on inner thigh feels like attached to muscles for many months, it just started bothering me. What is it and what type of do?
Cyst: Cyst, tumor, insect, lymph node are among possibilities. See physician. ...Read more
I have suddenly taken severe cramp back of thigh, calf and heel on outer part. I also have a lump on my calf muscle inner leg, had pain for an hour?
Pain with lump: Go to your md now Sudden onset of severe pain and lump could be a cllot in your leg and needs immediately to be evaluated. ...Read more
Hard lump on lower part of inner left calf muscle when flexing. Not present on other leg. Also odd numb/spasm feeling in same spot when walking stairs?
Perhaps: If it hurts and you say it does then evaluation by an orthopedic surgeon would be best ...Read more
You need to see your PCP ASAP.
This could be some thing serious. ...Read more
I was poking at a muscle knot on my thigh so much yesterday, I now have a big pink lump that looks like a swelling in that area. What can I do now?
Muscle knot: Leave it alone as you may have irritated the area and it is inflamed. If the swelling continues or worsens have it examined to rule out an infection. ...Read more
Can your muscle feel like a lump? I feel a small lump on my upper left side thigh. It is painful to the touch. No trama. Recent weight and muscle loss
My area in the right side crease where our thigh meets (on back side).I have 1 small lump may be a swollen muscle? Its only on right side.
It can be lipoma: I am not sure exactly what it is. If only one side, it can be lipoma. Suggest that you talk to your doctor so that he/she can take a look. ...Read more
Does any type of Myopathy cause knots or lumps in the thigh muscles and does it affect the kidneys in any way?
Several types: The possibilities are numerous. See a rheumatologist and have the issue evaluated. ...Read more
I have a small hard lump on my outer upper thigh that is close to the muscle/bone. It seemed to appear after excersizing. Has not grown in 3 weeks.
Check with your doc: Better be safe. Should be checked although it is most likely nothing to worry about. ...Read more
My pelvic area in the right side crease where your thigh meets it... I have 2 small lumps maybe a swollen muscle or something? Its only on right side.
Lumbar injury, hypothyroid 2012. 123lbs noticed a ton of lumps bumps n thighs while walking now 153lb. Cellulite or a muscle condition from injury?
See below: You can tell only after your family doctor's examination. ...Read more
Can knee bursitis cause a lump in the thigh just above knee? Waiting for xray to verify. Lump is painless, feels deep in muscle, very mild ache in knee.
Where to turn? Muscles wasting rapidly, lumps in collar bone, neck, arms it's and hard bone like mass in thigh. Treated as drug seeker (I'm not!!)
I have a hand sized raise/lump on my outer thigh, My leg hurts from bad sciatica w/muscle spasms. Could it be muscle/nerves or a blood clot?
Swollen Lymph nodes in neck, a bunch of small lumps on stomach and side, white furry tongue, jaw pain, ear pressure, muscle fatigue in thighs and arms?
Abs: Well you have something going on. You are best to see your doctor for exam and perhaps lab tests. Not unusual for lymph nodes to be inflamed but all of your symptoms calm for an exam ...Read more
Small lumps (5mm at a guess) on borderline between leg tendon behind knee and muscle. Soft, move if pushed. What are they?
Need to check them: They do not sound like anything serious from your description, but they concern you and no one can know for sure without checking. ...Read more
I have a relatively hard lump on the inside of my right leg on the calf muscle. What could it be?
Hard lump: Limited information makes this question difficult. If lump is small and near surface it could be phlebolith which is hardened or calcified vein. If deeper in muscle could be cyst or muscle mass. If you have history of injury then it could be an area of localized muscle spasm or tearing. If this persists you should seek a full examination. ...Read more
Have lump on muscle behind knee no pain at all just happened to feel it the other day and been wondering why one leg is noticably larger then other?
Baker Cyst: If the "bump" is directly behind the knee and not associated with pain the most likely etiology is a "baker's cyst" or popliteal cyst. These are usually benign though at times can become quite large and become bothersome due to limitation they place on bending the knee. They can, though rarely, rupture and result in swelling and pain in the lower leg mimicing a deep vein thrombois (dvt). ...Read more
Small lump on tibailis anterior muscle. I play competitive basketball. Only appears when I step with that leg (right leg). Disapears when leg is lifted.
Muscle Hernia: Most muscle hernias occur in the lower leg & affect the tibialis anterior muscle. Swelling appears or enlarges when the affected muscle is contracted & disappears or shrinks during muscle relaxation. Most muscle hernias are treated by reassurance since they are asymptomatic and don't affect function. A few painful hernias need surgery. Ultrasound is diagnostic and can exclude muscle tear or tumor. ...Read more
I found a lump on the calve muscle on my right leg. Now for the last month my leg goes numb while I'm sitting laying or standing.?
Hard to say: It can't be clear the relationship. We need more data on both the lump and the numbness They may not be related. The numbness can suggest neurologic or vascualr issues. These are things to discuss with your physician. ...Read more
Big indentation between ankle and calf muscle on one leg compared to the other. Almost feels like lump. Painless and been there 1 year. What is this?
Indentation Painless: Noticing an indentation in your leg that was not here before should be evaluated by an orthopedist or podiatrist. They will see if it has any serious signs and also test the muscles tendons nearby. Dr rich blake. ...Read more
The back of my leg above the knee hurts and there's a lump that hurts when pressed. Also my calf muscle hurt months before this and had a hard lump?
Tendinitis/Myositis: You likely sustained a sprain or partial rupture of the Achilles' tendon with persistent symptoms if it was not medically approached with RICE. The gastrocnemius muscle is the only calf muscle that originates above the knee and the tenderness and nodularity characterize myofascial pain. A Velcro knee sleeve, ice and elevation, foam roller or foot massage, gel insoles and topical NSAID creams help! ...Read more
Hit lower leg at gym, got big lump that lasted months. Lump is now small and flat, got new lump 3 inches from 1st one, no impact. Muscle pain. Causes?
Many causes: Lump after injury can be hematoma which generally resolves or it can be subperiosteal hematoma generally over the shin which can calcify and become hard One can have damage of the Fascia of the muscle and muscle herniation which will be a soft lump most likely that muscle herniation is the reason for the lump below the previous one Get it checked by your doctor to be sure Good luck ...Read more