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Pain In Calf And Tingling In Foot
Means a pain in the calf. This can be from muscle strain, a clot in a vein, a torn tendon, infection or a host of several other problems, including referred pain from someplace higher up, like the lower back. The best starting place for calf pain is your primary medical doctor, who can then make an appropriate referral depending on what he or she ...Read more
28/f with sudden sharp pains down the back of left thigh into calf? Almost feel some tingling in foot as well.
DVT?: I would get to your doctor asap. He may want to order an ultrasound to rule out a dvt. ...Read more
Was walking fast in the rain, stepped down and felt pop in calf muscle. It hurt a lot last night, I could walk but iced and took IB. Foot Tingling.
Partial tear: Usually this history means a partial tear of one the calf muscles. The medial head of the gastrocnemius is the most common. Tingling may just be from some swelling around the nerve. I expect that to resolve within a few days. Rest, ice a calf sleeve and wearing supportive shoes with heels should all help you. Don't stretch it. Ibuprofen optional. Healing usually in 2-6 weeks. ...Read more
Numb foot. Tingling calf pains in thighs. Seen gp suspects nerve. Referred hospital. Who will I see & what tests. What can this be. No pains back. Tha?
Nerve entrapment: Numbness ; tingling symptoms are generally the result of nerve entrapment ;/or compression on the nerve. Can originate from the back or osseous ligamentous tunnels where the nerve passes through on its way to the feet. A good neurological examination, ; nerve conduction studies can be helpful. ...Read more
Sudden calf pain on both legs, the same, tingling in feet, no chest pains, breathing normal, no swelling. Less pain w/ exercise+massage, then comes back?
I am in excruciating pain in hip morning also down whole leg with foot tingling. At night severe pain can't sl. Walking unbearable?
Getting vibrations in big toe and tingling in foot, happens more after I do back exercise. Could this come from my back? No pain in leg.
Yes: It can be from your back and it can be from in your foot. This can be disambiguated through a thorough history and physical. Sometimes tests are helpful. ...Read more
I've been using Vuse vape pen...foot tingling sending tingles up leg into hip causing charley horse is this being cause by nicotine use?
1 week knee injury. Pain, swelling down but noticed leg goes purple unless propped up. Circulation? Hot & cold foot tingling & numbish. ER or rest?
ER: Your symptoms are concerning. See your doctor or go to the ER ...Read more
Woke up with really sore knee yesterday can bearly put weight on it no swelling but pain down leg to ankle and tingling in foot should I see my gp?
Hi I am having an issue with my right hips sharp pain buttock shooting pain side of leg and tingling in foot. The pain is awful been taking tylenol (acetaminophen) and motrin not helping at all.
Buzzing, tingling twitching lasted 4 months in left leg. Now tingly foot after hot shower or weather. Clear Mris of brain and spine. Still worried of MS?
If MS were susp-: -ected, a spinal tap would have been done. If under the care of a neurologist U should B in good hands. ...Read more
Rest: God gave us a brain so we didn't have to outrun the dinosaurs. All runners eventually have foot, knee, ankle, hip or back problems. Rest, lower your milage, make sure you shoes are good, stretch and take it easy. ...Read more
Three days ago I felt a significant pop in lower outside portion of L foot. No break but significant pain. RICE no help; now pain in calf too. Advice?
Foot pain: When pain progresses and doesn't respond to RICE. You should be seen for an X-ray and evaluation ...Read more
Could be your back: The most concerning diagnosis would be a herniated disc in your back. It is also possible that you have a simple strain of your calf. If your symptoms persist I would see a good local orthopaedic surgeon. ...Read more
Nerve root: Selective irritation of the nerve root at L4/L5. Google "dermatomes", and you can see the nerve distribution for the lumbar nerves. There is probably some post-surgical swelling and inflammation at the site of the surgery which is causing this. Hopefully, it will get better over time. Try Boswella (a powerful anti-inflammatory herb) and topical DMSO ("horse liniment") available in a feed store ...Read more
Compartment syndrome? Pain, extreme pain when exercising, pain while squeezing calf, loss is sensation sometimes in foot, calf pain
Sounds like it: Must be confirmed by exercise induced compartment pressure measurement. ...Read more
I have calf pain, tingling and bruising that travels everywhere on my leg. They are red but some can be actual bruises. I have pain mostly at night.?
See your doc: Symptoms like these are best evaluated in person by your physician. Based on the findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more
I have bruising that travels around my leg. I have calf pain mostly when exercising and at night. What do you think I have? Numbness and tingling
See your doctor: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more
I've been suffering feom calf pain for about1 year. Had several dopplers done which ruled out dvt. Still have calf pain, tingling toes. What is it?
Nerve pain: This sounds like nerve pain, especially with the tingling toes. The most common cause would be radiating symptoms from nerve irritation/compression in the lumbar spine. A nerve conduction study and a MRI of the lumbar spine would be a good start if you haven't already had these. Of course, a thorough history and repeat physical exam with a specialist should precede these tests. ...Read more
Localized pain in calf, i'll get it randomly in my foot or knee/thigh. Its not usually all together at once. Keep thinking its a clot but pain goes away?
Pain: This certainly merits an evaluation. Start with your family doctor who will refer to specialists as needed. ...Read more
Several choices: You may see an internist, family physician, or orthopedist. ...Read more
Sounds like nerve: Most likely condition would be a pinched nerve. The nerves that supply the feet stem from nerve branches traveling from the leg. The "pinch" could be from the back at its root, but it an also be locally due to musculature. Another thing to be checked is circulation because if blood flow is hampered to a an area, it can cause pain and reduce function in the nerves. Get checked properly. ...Read more
Right leg calf pain when I pressn it and when I felx my foot up sometimes and when walking. Moderate pain.?
See a Doctor Now: The pain in your calf is most likely minor, but the description of your symptoms raises the possibility of a deep vein thrombosis. This is the formation of a blood clot in the vein in your leg. This can be associated with birth control pills, prolonged inactivity, or just random. It is dangerous because a piece of clot can break off and float through the body to the brain or lungs causing a stroke. ...Read more
I've had burning feeling in my hips, groin area, calf pain and tingling in my toes. 2 negative d dimers. What could it be?
Musculoskeletal: Most likely with focus on spine.Get a more detailed answer ›
Knee hot to touch after having pain in calf and foot and 17 hour bus trip. Been to several doctors who say its nothing. Could this be a DVT?
Yes, get it checked: Yes, there is a possibility of DVT. Take an asprin and get to a doctor. ...Read more
9/10 upper calf pain when sitting 1month ago-neg doppler us. Pain returned-now upper calf &inner knee. Compression hose help. Tingling toes. Have lupus?
Baker cyst or: Baker's cyst or small vessel clots can cause this. Ultrasound (not doppler) would address the former, while workup for anti-phospholipid antibodies would be part of the workup for the latter in lupus. ...Read more
Sprained ankle on 11-13 swelling not going down foot cold and pale pain in calf and thigh. On crutches and off foot entirely. Pain unbearable at times?
See a specialist: You don't mention having it properly examined. In addition to a full examination, proper diagnostic testing including X-rays and perhaps an MRI will be useful. The condition (if occurred on Nov 13) is more than 6 weeks. The fact that you remain on crutches is of concern. See an orthopedist or podiatrist to have a proper assessment made. ...Read more
I'm 52 female have been having pain in calf muscle and foot for two weeks. Lotab and prednisone not working. Pain more server when standing or walkin?
You: Need an evaluation for muscular and vascular issue see your doctor asap ...Read more
Help, the past 2 days my right ankle and foot have had pitted edema. I have IST and am unsure if this is connected. Now I have pain in calf and thigh, like vein pain. I am a over all healthy 33 yr old female.
I have bruising on my leg, it travels it was in the front and now it is in the back. I have calf pain mostly at night, and after exercise and the pain gets worse as the days goes on. My leg is extremely hard. I have occasional numbness and tingling. What
U need to see U PCP: For evaluation and work up, hopefully nothing major. ...Read more
Still have swelling in feet and pain in calf muscles after viral fever after 20 days, when will it get better?
After having a DVT can symptoms linger even on treatment. Have had 2 ultrasounds both clear but still experiencing calf pain and foot numbness?
Yes: DVT pains can linger and at times, a medication to be taken as needed can provide some relief that is compatible with your medications you are already taking. Best wishes. ...Read more
Woke up with calf pain. Can't remember having a spasm. No redness/swelling. Only hurts when walking or bending foot. DVT possible? I do sit a lot.
I am experiencing limb spasms, contracture, limb pain and calf pain. Worse lying down both feet&lower legs.2daystook relaxer to sleep dr ordered bmp?
BMP is a common screening test but is usually not diagnostic of an illness. You should go through with the evaluation and follow your doctor's advice.
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What cause calf pain other than dvt in a non athletic person? I have a funny feeling in my foot as well. Doctor did physical of leg and didn't feel any need to do an ultrasound for dvt. What else could be causing it?
For 2 yrs I have had regular headaches, with right foot tingling, left calf and foot muscle stiffness recently. Likely to b brain tumour or MS?
Not necessary: An abnormal neurological examination confers a probability of secondary headache disorders of 44-55% within emergency room settings. The probability of secondary headache ranges from 21% to 46% in patients with sudden onset headache. Rec. : see orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and rule out secondary headache. ...Read more