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Constant Pain in front right thigh, severe weakness when hurting, hot to the touch like a fever. Especially during cycle. OBGYN good. An niightsweats

Constant Pain in front right thigh, severe weakness when hurting, hot to the touch like a fever. Especially during cycle. OBGYN good. An niightsweats

LFCN: You might have pain emanating from the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve especially if you wear tight fitting clothing. Pain can get worse with cycles. A nerve block can help identify this as the cause if it is. ...Read more

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What causes right low back pain and front right thigh pain?

Neural irritation: There are several causes of low back pain and thigh pain. Problems with the hip joint can often cause back/buttock pain that radiates to the groin and thigh. Irriation to the lumbar nerve roots in the lower back can also cause leg pain. Thigh pain is often seen with irritation to the l2, l3, and/or occasionally L4 nerve roots. ...Read more

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Pain in hip and groin, sore to sit and especially can't lie on side. Groin seems to be swollen, pain down front of thigh. I seem to pee a lot more to.

See a doctor.: I am not sure what your question really is. You need to be evaluated by a physician. It may very well be hip pain but that would not explain the urinary symptoms. ...Read more

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Upper front thigh area is causing great pain. From front of thigh down threw shin bone area. Was in severe car accident 10 years ago need a hip replacement on right leg. Have bruising, twisting, pulling kind of pain. Located on upper front thigh shooting do

Upper front thigh area is causing great pain. From front of thigh down threw shin bone area. Was in severe car accident 10 years ago need a hip replacement on right leg. Have bruising, twisting, pulling kind of pain. Located on upper front thigh shooting do

Hip replacement: Your symptoms sound like your hip replacement prosthesis may be the problem. It could be loose, could be bone/metal fracture or infection. You need to see an orthopedic doctor and get some xrays and blood work done. ...Read more

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Groin pain for the last 2 weeks testical pain with front right thigh pain that's mild. Doc checked pulse in both legs said hernia small bump on leg. : (?

Groin pain for the last 2 weeks testical pain with front right thigh pain that's mild. Doc checked pulse in both legs said hernia small bump on leg. : (?

Work closely with...: Besides what have been discussed for someone st 47, it's worthwhile to think about possible DJD of hip or regional musculoskeletal or neuromuscular pain. And collectin the feature and degree of pain and other related symptoms with the detailed sequence of event, especially to watch if the pain and ache is position-physically related.

So, ask expert for detailing timely. ...Read more

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What is a nerve pain down front of my thigh?

What is a nerve pain down front of my thigh?

Nerve Entrapment: There are several possible causes for nerve pain in the front of the thigh. L2 and L3 lumbar disc herniation is a common cause. Other causes include femoral neuropathy, meralgia paresthetica, and obturator nerve entrapment. A good exam by your doctor to evaluate for weakness and loss of sensation is recommended. ...Read more

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Hip pain with front thigh ache?

Hip pain with front thigh ache?

See below: There are several causes of low back pain and thigh pain. Problems with the hip joint can often cause back/buttock pain that radiates to the groin and thigh. Irriation to the lumbar nerve roots in the lower back can also cause leg pain. Thigh pain is often seen with irritation to the l2, l3, and/or occasionally L4 nerve roots. ...Read more

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What can you do for muscle pain in the front/outer thigh?

What can you do for muscle pain in the front/outer thigh?

See details: You can see a doctor and determine the cause of the pain. Then you will know how to treat it. ...Read more

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If I have a pinched nerve n my L3 or L4 can this b corrected by decompression or physical & osteopath manipulation therapy? Achey pain n front thighs.

If I have a pinched nerve n my L3 or L4 can this b corrected by decompression or physical & osteopath manipulation therapy? Achey pain n front thighs.

Lumbar Disk: 70-80% of lumbar disk herniations will improve without surgery, especially in a woman. Try to avoid activity which increases pain down your leg to allow the nerve an environment to heal faster. Rest, physical therapy, non and steroid medication, and traction (decompression) are all proven nonsurgical treatment options. ...Read more

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I have a throbbing pain from my front right thigh to my upper right knee. It's painful. I have not done any activity or if the ordinary.

I have a throbbing pain from my front right thigh to my upper right knee. It's painful. I have not done any activity or if the ordinary.

This may be: Coming from a pinched nerve in your back (Spine L4-L5 level)
Try heat applied to your lower back and speak with your PCP (Primary Care Provider) about a possible MRI of your Lumbar Spine!

Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more

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I have a lot of pain in the front upper thigh muscle- up where my thigh meets my torso. Feels like a pulled muscle, undulating pain. What can I do?

I have a lot of pain in the front upper thigh muscle- up where my thigh meets my torso. Feels like a pulled muscle, undulating pain. What can I do?

Possible hernia: While this could be something as benign as a pulled muscle or bursitis. you need to be examined because it could certainly be an inguinal hernia from your description. Please see a physician for an exam. ...Read more

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I have lower back pain and right front thigh pain....stabbing in the thigh.

I have lower back pain and right front thigh pain....stabbing in the thigh.

LowBackPain/Sciatica: Low back pain needs to be evaluated by your doctor. It is coming from your Lumbar Spine. And seems like you have Sciatica
Consult your Doctor as you may need pain medicine, muscle relaxant and may be Physical Therapy ...Read more

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Left Hip pain and pain in top front thigh/. Painful when lifting leg up. Pain started in big toe which has been pinned for several years.

Get evaluated: Your pain can have multiple sources, but it sounds like you may have a "positive straight leg raise, " which means potential nerve compression. Nerve compression can cause a radiculopathy and lower extremity pain. If you have any bowel or bladder symptoms its a sign of an emergency. ...Read more

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Would a central disc herniation (l4/l5) have to be quite big to cause sciatica down both legs? And could it cause pain in front of the thigh?

Would a central disc herniation (l4/l5) have to be quite big to cause sciatica down both legs? And could it cause pain in front of the thigh?

Lower leg symptoms: L5 nerve impingement (L4-5 level) from a herniated disc can cause weakness in extending the big toe and potentially in the ankle (foot drop). Numbness and pain can be felt on top of the foot, and pain may also radiate into the buttock. S1 nerve impingement (L5-S1) may cause loss of the ankle reflex and/or weakness in ankle push off (patients cannot do toe rises). Numbness and pain in foot noted. ...Read more

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43 years old, lower back pain, front of thigh pain, difficulty moving and lower spine isn't straight. What could it be? Is it serious? 1week already

Could be: New onset low back pain w/pain in the thigh and difficulty straightening lower spine could be a sign of a nerve root issue and should be checked out w/o delay. This could also be musculoskeletal only and could even be a GI issue masquerading as a neurologic problem. In any event. Don't delay. See the dr quick. ...Read more

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I have left low back pain and left front thigh pain when standing fully erect after a back strain. 62, lean, very fit dancer. What is treatment?

Visit Your Doctor: It is possible that you have lumbar degenerative disease with possible nerve root impingement causing the pain in your thigh which is referred to as radicular pain when coming from the back. You should see your primary care physician to be evaluated as other conditions could also cause these symptoms and you are deserving of an examination and work-up. ...Read more

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Fingertips twisting outwards, lower back pain into front of both thighs and knees, shooting pains upper back & pain down shoulders, arms wrists, hands?

Fingertips twisting outwards, lower back pain into front of both thighs and knees, shooting pains upper back & pain down shoulders, arms wrists, hands?

Back/neck pain: If you have arthritis in the low back, then you likely have arthritis in the neck too. The nerve pain can be relieved with neuropathic pain medications. Anti-inflammatory and muscle relaxer medications can relieve the pain related to the joints, tendons and muscles of the spine. Stretching exercises, physical therapy and transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation may help too. ...Read more

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Should I demand to c a neurologist. Sharp pain in iliopsoas, front of thigh, had ct+mri pelvis, CT spine (sl. Bulge l5s1)physio x4.Still get sharp pains?

Should I demand to c a neurologist. Sharp pain in iliopsoas, front of thigh, had ct+mri pelvis, CT spine (sl. Bulge l5s1)physio x4.Still get sharp pains?

Radiculopathy: Your symptoms aren't consistent with a 5 1 disc. Yes ask your primary care physician to refer to neurologist or spine surgeon and look for something higher in your spine. ...Read more

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Pain front top of thighs arising from sitting position & can hardly spread legs. Scan shows my arthritis not that bad-can it be anything else?

Thigh pain: It could be a vertebral disk problem. If there is weakness or rupture of the disks between the first 3 vertebra this can refer pain to the anterior thighs bilaterally, and will be worse on changing posture and position. Your doctor can do a "femoral nerve stretch test" (lie on your stomach and have some one elevate each leg separately to see if it causes the pain. Or an MRI of the spine may help. ...Read more

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After giving birth to my 2nd child, during my period I get severe cramping lower abdominal and worse pain on front thighs feels same as labor normal?

Endometriosis: The pain you describe, with radiation to the thighs is very typical of endometriosis. The pain from endometriosis commonly begins in the pelvis and increases with the menstrual period and it is not uncommon for the symptoms to be worse after a delivery. If you had cesarean deliveries you are even more likely to develope endometriosis. ...Read more

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Everytime I get stressed I get a pain on my left front thigh?

People tend to: Experience stress in different parts of the body. Some people get head aches, others pains in the neck, back or stomach. It is an unusual place to experience stress, so I would run it by a physician. Sometimes there is a psychological meaning, to the choice of a body part, but I have not had anyone talk about it. ...Read more

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I have bad pain in the front of both thighs especially, when I sit down or lie in bed, I have had two failed lamentacies, and this pain is driving me nut?

I have bad pain in the front of both thighs especially, when I sit down or lie in bed, I have had two failed lamentacies, and this pain is driving me nut?

Pain mgmt. Doc: With two failed back surgeries, this is likely nerve related. Sounds like you should consult a pain management specialist in your area to find out what treatments might help. ...Read more

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What is the most accurate test that will locate a pinched nerve in the back? I experience a lot of pain in the front of my thighs comes and goes 4 days

What is the most accurate test that will locate a pinched nerve in the back? I experience a lot of pain in the front of my thighs comes and goes 4 days

NCV: A MRI is the standard imaging test but a nerve conduction velocity/ EMG is probably the most sensitive test for nerve impingement. A good physical examination combined with your history will go a long way as well. See a medical professional. ...Read more

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I have pain in the front of my thighs when getting out of a chair. What could this be?

Muscle strength: Muscle strengthening exercises for the thighs may help you. See a physical therapist after a complete exam from a doctor. ...Read more

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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

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Burning pain in skin on front of thigh, help?

Burning pain in skin on front of thigh, help?

See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more