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Muscle Spasm In Buttock
I have a constant muscle spasm in my left buttock, there is no pain at all, and I had it for at least a week? What and why and how to get rid of it?
Muscle Spasm: Muscle spasm can be due to many causes. It can be an electrolyte disturbance, over-activity, nerve irritation and many others. The usual care for any acute injury is rest, ice, and mild stretching. Injuries to muscles usually heal pretty well and quickly. If any muscle issues are present for more than a few weeks, a more in-depth evaluation maybe necessary to identify the cause. ...Read more
Muscle spasms are typically painful involuntary muscle contracures which can occur in any part of the body, such as the neck, back and legs. There are various causes of muscle spasms such as recent injury or trauma and dehydration. Typically, patients can modify activity, rest, stretch, utilize heat or ice for treatment of muscle spasms. Rarely, patients can also ...Read more
I keep getting large muscle spasms right below my buttock on my right leg and top of the back of my thigh. It twitches strongly. What is the cause?
I have had severe muscle spasms on only the left side of my body for quite some time now. Been 2 doctor blood work ok. Eye, leg, buttock, calf, etc..
Is there one medicine for spasticity and muscle spasms? Associated with neuropathy. Which is recommended??
Low back nerve root: Spinal nerve root irritation always causes muscle spasms. If the pain is primarily due to nerve damage, there are symptoms of pins and needles, numbness, burning, shooting and sharp pains. If the pain is due to nerve irritation with predominant muscle spasm, the pain is usually aching, cramping, dull, and the muscles are stiff and tight. You will need to be evaluated by your family doctor and a. ...Read more
So im prone to muscle spasms in my back but recently got them in middle of my buttocks sharp stabbing pain is it something to be worried about?
Probably not, since:
You are having them for sometime, but do get yourself checked up by an orthopod, to be sure and to see something hasn't developed.
Good luck. ...Read more
I recently had a baby 3 weeks ago. About 2 weeks ago I started to feel pain in my lower back. The next day (Monday) it was in my right buttocks, at the time it felt like muscle spasms. By Tuesday I was in severe pain and felt like I couldn't move. I had m
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You did not say if labor and delivery were long or painful which can strain the low nerves coming from the limbo-sacral spine. I'd not that, then sacroiliac problems are more likely.
If you are otherwise intact, a, chiropractor or, pan doc, can help ...Read more
Leg feels heavy, muscle spasms, hurts from toes to buttocks, possible bursitis in knee, Can sciatica cause all this or could it be a blood clot?
Lumbar scoliosis. Experiencing sciatica pain. Recently accompanied by muscle spasms in buttocks and calf. Tingling and numbness in arms and hands?
Lumbar scoliosis: Where you diagnosed by a physician. While the tingling and numbness in the arms may result from cervical radiculopathy, The spasms in the buttocks and legs may be related to the lumbar scoliosis. An evaluation and possible radiological studies will be helpful. Your age and full medical history ...Read more
Does y knee twicthing mean thst there's a problem? Someone rear ended me bad the other day and I have a bunch of back muscle spasms.
Not necessarily: Being rear-ended can be fairly traumatic. Muscle spasm can indicate muscle strain or injury and usually responds with ice and anti-inflammatory medication, gentle range of motion and stretching within a comfortable range. In the absence of bowel or bladder problems or lower extremity weakness, your low back spasms should resolve over time. ...Read more
Rear ended 5wks ago, tizanadine for neck. Gallbladder removed 4wks ago. Today, headache, vomited bile, and muscle spasms on left side of back.
Many causes: There are many possible causes of muscle spasms. Among the most common is magnesium deficiency; taking magnesium as taurate, glycinate or citrate may help. Stress (which can cause magnesium deficiency) is a cause. Potassium or calcium deficiency, structural imbalances, toxic chemicals & medication side effects can also be causes. Stretching, relaxation techniques & massage may be help. See comment. ...Read more
Many causes: Muscles in our body contract and relax consciously and unconsciously. A muscle that involuntarily contracts without our consciously willing it is called a "spasm." overuse, exercise, neck and back problems, posture, fatigue, diminished blood supply, injury, metabolite issues, and certain diseases can contribute to spasms. ...Read more
Not contagious: Muscle spasms can be caused from a mineral deficiency that you may have but no one else in the family has. We are all biochemically unique. ...Read more
Imbalance: Muscle spasms and knots can arise from multiple conditions. Depending on when you can the symptoms adn exactly where you get them a physiatrist or sports medicine doctor can help determine the cause. Sometimes it is muscle imbalance, other times vitamin deficiency or nerve irritation/inflammation. ...Read more
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