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My Thighs Ache At Night
I've been having intermittent deep dull aching pain in the front of my thigh for the past several months. Hurts w/ activity and rest but worse @ night?
SIJ: Mid-30's fem c/o chronic unilateral anterior thigh pain; especially on sleep surface. This sx pattern compatible w. pain radiation from pelvic girdle, a bony ring, as ground force of sleep surface translates around ring to loosest sacroiliac joint; whereat ligament strain elicits pain generation. Lumbar pain generation is ameliorated by lying; as is that of spastic thigh muscle. See Osteopath. ...Read more
I workout yesterday and went to bed that night and woke up with severe aching thigh pain it hurts to sit and even stand. Sitting Indian style hurts to?
Sartorius muscle: I workout yesterday and went to bed that night and woke up with severe aching thigh pain it hurts to sit and even stand. Sitting Indian style hurts to? ANS: you most likely stained your Sartorius muscle the longest one in the body. Google it and see if it fits. Called the tailor's muscle. Sit, turn your leg that hurts so you can see the bottom of your foot. If it hurts more that is likely it. ...Read more
I have this aching pain in my upper outside thigh (left) and it's keeping me up at night!! It feels bruised to touch it when I massage it?
I've been juvenile onset type 1 diabetic for 35 years, and now have aches in legs (thigh mostly) at night in bed. Can't sleep. What's going on?
Not related: If your diabetes is controlled, nerve inflammation of diabetes needs sometime of uncontrolled blood sugar, moreover it affects the periphery (feet and hands) first rather than the big muscles, you are probably over exercising / exerting more stress on your muscles during the day, or may be not exercising enough, try warm compresses and mild pain killers if that doesn't work, see your doctor ...Read more
I am experiencing severe leg pain at night. Only in my thigh. It hurts to walk when I get the leg pain. During the day I’ll limp but it won’t ache.
Leg pain at night: At your age likely related to exercise or work you do during day before. ...Read more
The muscles in my thighs and calves ache from time to time usually at night to the point, where it causes great pain that is discomforting. Ideas?
Night leg cramps: This could be nocturnal leg cramps. We used to recommend quinine at bedtime to prevent these. The fda now does not allow this on the market for nocturnal leg cramps. It used to work in an excellent manner. I do not support the fda's exclusion your best therapy now is to stretch your legs before bedtime. This can be effective in preventing these leg cramps. ...Read more
Painful aches/cramps in upper thighs between knee and hip now for 2 weeks, comes and goes threwout day, worse at night. What could be causing it?
Muscle cramps?: It could be many things. See your physician for an exam and diagnosis. ...Read more
My right leg thigh aches wih no real reason. Could I have a spinal disc out? It bothers me most at night as I need to sleep on my right side.
See pain specialist: There can be several reasons for leg pain (even without back pain) including lumbar disc degeneration, muscle inflammation, facet joint arthritis/irritation, sacroiliac joint arthritis/irritation, nerve irritation. A thorough physical exam and diagnostic studies will help determine what treatment will be best depending on your diagnosis. See a board certified pain specialist. For evaluation. ...Read more
I'm 48 n have been having pain in rt thigh bone so bad it wakes me up at night it's like a tooth ache that won't let up its in the bone y is happening?
See your doctor: Pain of this severity may represent a tumor in the bone or an occult fracture. See your doctor. ...Read more
I have MS and have been in remission for 2 yrs. But in last 2 days have had aching legs. From mid thigh down they ache especially at night. Related?
This month 6d after ovulation im frequently urinating getting up 2-3 times a night coupled with a sore uncomfortable left thigh this has happened b4?
See doc: You should see your doctor for evaluation and treatment so you can get the correct diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Iv been frequently urinating 2-3 times a night no pain or stinging and not small amounts coupled with a very uncomfortable sore left thigh had this before mainly after ovulation but it's worse this month I am in perfect health have had all screenings done
Frequent urination can be a sign or symptom of one or more of the following:
urinary tract infection
stds - herpes, chlamydia and gonorrhea
menopause can cause variations in the vagina
multiple pregnancy can lead to failure to empty the bladder and reduced bladder support
caffeinated beverages or large amount of water consumption
stroke or nerve trouble that. ...Read more
I have constant aching pain in left calf and sometimes thigh. Worse at night. Doc has ruled out Lyme disease and deep vein thrombosis. What now?
More evaluation: If your symptoms worsen with exertion (claudication), you may need an evaluation for peripheral arterial disease (PAD). While these may be simply muscle cramps, be sure to talk with your doctor about sciatica (pain that originates from lower back via nerves traveling to the leg), tendon rupture, and arterial aneurysm. Your doctor may also want you to see a Rheumatologist. ...Read more
Sore thighs: This is a nonspecific symptom. It could be due to some muscular reaction to strain from work, overuse or exercise. In females it can be from congestion in pelvic organs. Primary inflammation of muscles (acute myositis) is uncommon. Polymyalgia rheumatica is a rather common cause. People on statin medication may have a side effect of muscle ache. Your MD can evaluate you if symptoms persist. ...Read more
Be mindful: It depends on how sore they are. If it's mild soreness so that you just notice it, it's not likely a problem. If the soreness is severe, and you are having problems walking, then obviously you should take it easy. Remember you are a minor, so you should be reviewing this with your parents too. ...Read more
24- 48 hrs:
Typically after exercise one is usually sore
for a day or two.
I usually like to alternate exercise days to
allow the muscle soreness to resolve
prior to more exercise
if the soreness lasts more than 24 hrs, you
may be working out too hard. ...Read more
What to do if I have aches in upper and outside thigh, don't know where from so should I use icy rubs or my electric 10's unit?
Maybe....: Aching inner thigh could be caused by many more things than clot although I suppose it is possible. Risk factors would include smoking, family history of clots, recent immobilization or injury to the extremity, and taking oral contraceptives. ...Read more
Sometimes an item of clothing can chafe in one spot and cause a sore.
Multiple medical conditions can lead to sores, but if this is the only one, a local effect/cause is likely.
If ti fails to get better, or if other sores develop in other areas, please be sure to get his checked by your doctor. ...Read more