Doctor insights on:
Pain In Front Of Thigh When Walking
Feels like I'm walking on sandpaper. Also pain in my thigh muscles the last 4 days. Not diabetic. Is this nerve pain? Will it resolve on its own?
Your doctor may also suggest a safe exercise plan. Walking is usually the easiest type of exercise, but swimming or other low-impact exercises can work just as well. Exercise is an important way to keep blood sugar in control, and physical activity in pregnancy has been found to decrease the risk ...Read more
Swelling on thigh front, 5 inch diameter. Not movable. Slight pain when poked. Not extremely prominent. Just wondering what it could be and if I should get it checked out. Doesn't bother me when I walk. Noticed it about 2 weeks ago. It would hurt prominen
See a physican: Two more common conditions causing swelling in the anterior thigh would be a bruise (contusion) to the area or an infection (cellulitis) of the skin. Assuming you didn't bruise yourself, your description doesn't sound like either of them. It would be unlikely to be anything serious, but you should have the area examined by a physician. ...Read more
I've been plagued by sharp burning pain in the front upper part of my right thigh it comes and goes randomly while walking, laying down, or sitting.?
My hips front thighs and buttox have horrible pains I even stiff up and buckle when I walk im sitting now ans mt hips burns bad?
Difficulty walking distances. PX back, RT hip, radiates to front of LF thigh to knee. Had DX tests, seen ORS & PT. Nothing working. Any suggestions?
I pulled a muscle in my lower back on Monday. Now I have pain radiating down my front left thigh. Standing and walking are unbearable. What can I do?
This sounds more like disc related pain. Get an MRI.
the front of the thigh suggests L4 nerve root impingement. Does the pain make it to the big toe?
the front of the thigh pain can also be from a superficial nerve root that is being effected. Policemen and others who wear big belts sometimes get this due to impingement on the lateral femoral nerve.
Is there hip pain? Calf Pain? foot pain? ...Read more
I'm 41 having pain like bruises on the front of my thighs and I can't hardly walk sometimes BC of the pain in my butt cheek what is this?
Sounds serious: Impossible to diagnose in this way, but you may well have a disc problem that is causing both these pains. If you are having difficulty walking it is serious and you really need to be examined to get a diagnosis. If there is any problem with feeling in your feet or legs, or difficulty urinating then it is a true emergency. Otherwise any primary care clinic could begin the workup. Good luck! ...Read more
Having weakness in my legs after walking or standing long. Seems to be a burning sensation on my front thighs, back calfs. What cause?
? Lumbar stenosis: Weakness or pain and neuropathic pain in the legs with walking can be of vascular origin or a result of spinal cord irritation by arthritic changes in the spine. If it is vascular it is called claudication. If spinal it is called neurogenic claudication. In any case you are of an age where a workup is warranted. ...Read more
I feel tingly pain I'm my thigh when sitting and in bed. Feels better to stretch and walk. Also throbbing on upper thigh (front) and knee on left leg.
Muscles: A late teenager with aches and pains in the legs and knees should evaluate his level of physical activity and whether too much was pursued too soon. Exercise and sports should be undertaken as gradually increased activity within a stepped up program; to allow the soft tissues to gradually adjust and strengthen. If problem persists, a doctor's evaluation is in order. ...Read more
I started with new pain front thigh where pelvic and upper right thigh meet. Unable to lift foot/leg or walk. Pain is becoming more frequent?
My lower thigh has been tender to touch for few days. Mainly in the front. No pain but a little achy at times. I don't notice any swelling Or redness. Can walk fine. I have been using an elliptical for the past month tho. What could it be? Dvt?
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. If it does not improve in a couple of weeks, it would be prudent to see your doctor.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
Shooting pain from knee to upper front thigh on the right to groin, no swelling but Hurts worse when walking very nervous. .. Help?
Pain in my low back/upper right buttock toward hip, radiates to front of thigh w/ burning muscle-type pain when lifting leg/walk/stairs. Any ideas?
My son fell hard in s basketball game and now is saying the front of his leg below the knee and around the calf is very painful can walk but with pain?
Was walking around walmart and suddenly my leg went numb my vision went blurry and it looked like a million tiny firefly's were flying around in front?
Go to the ER ASAP: And get evaluated for a possible stroke. Take care! ...Read more
I hurt my muscle in my top front leg. When I sit down I can't lif it off the ground. I'm in severe pain. It feels very unusual when I walk.
Hi, it hurts in the center front of my left knee when I straighten my leg or going up and down the stairs, it doesn't hurt when walking?
Tendinitis: See an orthopedic doctor in a few weeks. Try Aspercreme 2 x a day in the interim ...Read more
I slipped and did the splits, my right leg straight in front and left leg straight back. It was a full split. L hip painful throughout to sit and walk?
You probably: Pulled some muscles, especially at 45unless you are a gymnist! You will probably benefit from physical therapy so a call to your doc for an order would be needed in most cases. In the meantime use an antinflammatory like Ibuprofen 800mg 3 times a day with food to see if it gets better. You might end up needing an orthopedic evaluation. Hope it feels better. That was quite a slip! ...Read more
Hi, I keep getting a cramp in my left calf when I walk for approx 10 mins and have to stop, the pain is also to the front of my lower left leg?
Claudication et. Al.: The symptoms seem straight forward and can either be of a minor, medium or serious problem. Not knowing your age, vascular and general health levels, it is impossible to pin the true issue down. A simple evaluation could easily separate the potential causes of your cramping and pain. ...Read more
Low back, hip, and front leg pain for two days. Diclofenac and flex rail not hep. Walking like one hip is higher and stretching hurts. Thoughts?
Injury?: Most musculoskeletal problems resolve in time and relative rest. If your pain is affecting your ability to work or perform daily activities then go see your doc. A stronger anti-inflammatory or other meds may be helpful during your body's natural healing process. Physical therapy is also a good first treatment option. ...Read more
Pain in lower front and medial leg. Started when hurt ankle running weeks ago. Struggling to walk on it. Makes foot turn outward and pronate?
Foot hurts pronates: You need to see a Dr. As you may have a fracture or torn tenon. ...Read more
Pain in left leg in front between ankle and knee cap. Started this morning 7am and hasn't gone away. 5pm now. Causing me to walk with a limp.
Rest: This kind of pain has many possible causes, but is probably from running or sports. Shin splints are common. Usually it will get better with rest, ice, elevation, and wrapping your leg with an ace wrap. Make sure to wear cushioned arch supports in your shoes when you are active in sports or running. ...Read more
My right leg is rotated out about 30 degrees and I believe its starting to cause pain when I walk. Is there anything I can do? I'm 23 male and the pain is in my ankle on the outside and on the front of my ankle. It feels like really sharp pain like shin sp
This morning I had a cramp in the front of my upper left leg. It is still sore to the touch and when walking. Is it normal to still be sore?
Front lower leg just above the ankle was sore this morning and now 10 hours later it hurts to touch, walk on and is swelling. Could it be a clot?
I have a sharp pain in the front do my leg like before the calf it only happens when I run or jump never walking. It started after I broke my ankle.?
Pain in front/medial lower leg, all started weeks ago with ankle pain while running. Pain deep in leg, hard to stand/walk on. Now foot turned outward?
Could be stress: Fracture, so see your doctor for accurate diagnosis and proper treatment. ...Read more
Pain in lower leg near ankle in muscles on outside and front of lower leg when walking. Esp on hard surfaces (vs. Grass/carpet). How can I reduce pain?
Better foot control: May have tendinitis or capsulitis. These are inflammatory problems that are usually secondary to overuse and foot function. Icing daily, antiinflammatories, rest (no weight bearing fitness activity), good shoes and support. Improving foot function with the right shoe and support can help improve problems and reduce the chance of an overuse injury in the future. Have your problem evaluated. Dr l. ...Read more
I have leg pain twice a week ish from knee down walking doesn't help or resting im 28 male its a dull ache from knee down mainly on the front and both legs?
Depends on Cause: There are many causes of leg pain. It could be something as simple as your foot wear. L if you run on a regular basis and suddenly increased your training it could be anything from shin splints to stress fractures. Muscular strains/overuse can cause this-may need to stretch more. Are you on your feet all day? Foot wear and the surface you work on could result in cumulative stress. Get it checked. ...Read more
Sharp L hip pain front/back and inside of leg- movement, standing & walking- constant aching when resting, started 15hrs ago. Cracked 3 times since.?
Pain on left side hip from front and back of leg travels to foot hard to walk very painful if sciatica is it bound to get hip pain and on both legs?
28 yrs& having pain from below the knee to toes & bottom of foot. Toes & foot feels numb & it hurts to put weight on it and walk. Front of leg swollen?
With any: Unusual pain, swelling and numbness in the leg and foot it is highly recommended that you get seen in person by your doctor as soon as possible. You will likely need some lab work done and possibly an xray. Most important is to get a proper history and physical which will give an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan. ...Read more
I feel really ill and weak. I have front leg pain in both legs, knees shins ankles and burning itchy feet. I have been sweating and can hardly walk.?
See A DOCTOR: It is unclear exactly what is causing your issues. You need to be seen. ...Read more
Itchy thighs: Not quite sure what this is, ...maybe you are getting a heat rash if you sweat a lot when walking too much, or the blood is pumping more to your muscles to give them the oxygen they crave, and your skin on your thighs is itching from not getting the oxygen if it used to getting. ...Read more
Exam: You must be examined and treated: cannot be diagnosed online. ...Read more
3 days ago I walked up the stairs really fast and since then my thighs hurt when I walk fast. Why?
Sprain strain: Sounds like you may have strained you muscles or soft tissue since no trauma was involved. ...Read more
I have pain in my upper left thigh. I don't feel it when walk, only when I'm lying on my be. What is this?
Need more info: There are many potential causes for that condition. ...Read more
Is it bad if my thighs rub together when I walk. I am a little bigger I guess. I am 5'5 and weigh 194 pounds.
It's: Not bad but it could get irritated. Local care to the area if it becomes irritated. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Outer thigh pain when walking
- Pain in front of thigh when i stand up and start to walk
- Pain in groin and front of thigh
- Front thigh tattoo pain
- Shooting pain in front of thigh
- Pain on front of thigh
- Sciatica pain in front of thigh
- Pain on front left thigh
- Pain in upper thigh when walking