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My Right Leg Feels Weak
Hello I have been suffering with a pain in my right leg/knee it feels very weak and uncomfortable at times this has been going on for about 3 weeks, I have also been suffering with pins and. Needles in my right hand mainly my finger this has been going o
Worrisome: If they are related, -knee weakness and hand pain on the same side(non-traumatic) suggests a problem in the brain or high spinal cord. You need to see a doctor soon. ...Read more
I have been feeling run down and have discomfort in my lower back that's going down to my calf on my. Right side my leg feels weak what could it be?
Slip disk @ l5s1, pain in my right upper leg muscles, legs feel weak, shaky & burning pain along outer side, what is wrong?
Nerve impingement: If a nerve is injured, it will have less ability to send an impulse to the muscles that it supplies. Such an injury or impingement can be done to an injury or influence from somewhere from the spine on down. It could also occur from injury/tightness of the muscle(s) themselves. ...Read more
I feel a little off balance, i have pressure in the front of my head and my right leg is weak. What could this be?
My right leg feels like a bit of a nerve pain rather than an injury pain. Each time I move my leg in a certain way, I feel pain and weak in the area.
Get checked: If you feel pain AND weakness, then you may have nerve injury. Based on the information you provided, I can't be more specific regarding why you have this, what it means & what can you do about it. I recommend you see a clinician for a diagnosis & treatment plan. Hope that helps. ...Read more
Why do I feel sleepy all the time and why do I have weakness in my right leg enough to feel like I might collapse at any moment?
See below: These symptoms could be serious and need to be thoroughly evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
My husband twisted his back 2 weeks ago- and now his right leg is numb and weak and has decreased function. What is going on?
Nerve: It sounds like he has ruptured a disc with resulting pressure and irritation of a nerve root. Without further information & evaluation, I am unable to tell which level is involved. I would recommend that you contact your pcp for immediate examination. He will get the proper diagnostic studies and refer you to an appropriate specialist as needed. ...Read more
After sitting for a period I stand up and my right leg is very weak. It takes a couple of steps and then it gets better. What could be wrong?
Incomplete informati: Is there pain also associated in right leg when you stand up? Since you have " degenerative disc disease" it seems that you do have pain in leg. If so your weakness in right leg is likely to be due compression of sciatic nerve in sitting position which is temporary. Compression is relieved by standing and you feel better. ...Read more
Asymmetry: You could have different alignment or different strength in each leg. You could be unknowingly favoring 1 leg over the other. ...Read more
For the six months or so, I've had intermittent right arm limpness\feeling of weakness. It seems to get worse every time I think about it, but I feel like it has spread to my right leg. I am setting PR's in the weight room, so I don't think it really is w
Arm weakness: Why did you wait 6 mos. You should see your 1ry care physician & a neurologist ASAP. Good luck ...Read more
See neurologist now: These are several neurologic causes for these symptoms. See a neurologist asap. ...Read more
When I walk I feel I put much load on my right leg and I feel its more heavy and weak than my left, i also have lower back pain for 2-3 years!?
Be seen: If you are having back pain and unilateral leg weakness, it would be wise to be seen just to make sure it is not something that could potentially worsen. A mri to evaluate your nerve canal and a detailed exam will likely yield the correct diagnosis. There are many possibilities, but u would certainly get it checked into. ...Read more
I'm 18. I think I might be developing parkinsons? My right leg sometimes trembles, cramps and feels weak. Hot flashes. Losing sense of smell; hyposmia
Parkinsons: Andrea, have you been evaluated by a neurologist? That is your first step. ...Read more
I feel dizzy, also there is pain/weakness in my right leg and some weird tingling sensations in face/across jaw, is this due to the rabipur vaccine?
See a doctor: You need to see a doctor to make sure you are not having a stroke, even you are too young for that, but you have to have an explanation for your symptoms ...Read more
I'm 23. Right arm+armpit with deep dull ache. Right leg same dull ache. Both limbs feel tingly/numb and weak, pain at rest and use. Lasted +2month?
Right UE/LE numbness: Would seek medical attention at doctor /ER/urgent care within week. Could be nerve issue-sciatica and cervical impingment(occurs at times in young especially if history of strenous activities, gymnastics), discitis, lymphadenopathy, clot or arterial narrowing or could be a process like multiple sclerosis. ...Read more
10 years after severe break of right leg at ankle and right above 2 plates 8 screws and 2 huge screws removed weak but now severe pain and colapse.
See a surgeon: You should see an orthopedic surgeon.Get a more detailed answer ›
What can cause electric type pain shooting all through your body at once, down to the right leg and out by the toes? Leg is still weak walking
After walking about a mile, I get a weakness in my right leg with a pinching feeling in a vein behind my knee. It makes me drag my leg. What is it?
Claudication: This sounds like claudication which is a clinical diagnosis given for muscle pain (ache, cramp, numbness or sense of fatigue), classically in the calf muscle, which occurs during exercise, such as walking, and is relieved by a short period of rest. It is most commonly due to peripheral arterial disease or lumbar spinal stenosis. See your family doctor to sort this out. ...Read more
My left leg shakes when I do squats on one leg. My right leg does not. Is this a sign of clinical weakness in the left leg?
Dominance: You are probably just noticing that one leg is "dominant." This means that you likely use your right leg a bit more than your right... and it is probably a bit stronger, yes. Just keep training, and you will even them out. ...Read more
Right leg weak(bum-thigh-knee).tingling in right leg if I sit on floor. This had happened a yr ago which got cured with yoga. NerveConductionTest normal?
I have been having leg pain for five months now. Right leg is weak, numb, hard to operate, spasms, also foot is freezing cold. Is this a Nerve Problem?
See a doctor.: Distal weakness that is the result of neural compression due to herniated disc needs evaluation and monitoring by a physician. If it is progressing or interfering with function it may need surgery. However, there are some big caveats here... How do you know that the weakness is not caused by another problem? This is where your physician evaluation is priceless. ...Read more
I hav cervical spine stenosis, and yesterday went to Dr and he said my right leg is getting weak but that is dominant side of body, worried help?
Monday, Tues: my left arm/left leg have been tingly/weak. Comes and gradually goes with movement. Today same also face and right leg. Pinched nerve?
Having stroke symptoms only lasting an hour over past two weeks happened 6time ER couldn't find a cause. Dizziness right leg weakness headache any ideas?
TIA: It sounds like you may be having transient ischemic attacks, so-called "mini-strokes." by definition, tias are like strokes but the effects last for less than 24 hours. You should see your doc right away for a work up and management of risk factors. ...Read more
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