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Low back pain, numbness inside both lower legs. Numbness when sitting in butt, gets better when I stand. I always have gad which think makes me worse?

Low back pain, numbness inside both lower legs. Numbness when sitting in butt, gets better when I stand. I always have gad which think makes me worse?

PInched Nerve: The sciatic nerve is not the cause of the pain source, it is the result of an irritated nerve typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist. Other possibilities include spondylolisthesis in which obtaining a a flexion/extension x-rays and MRI can help to evaluate this. ...Read more

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Pain in the inside of my lower leg even after wearing orthotics for 7 months, is that expected?

Pain in the inside of my lower leg even after wearing orthotics for 7 months, is that expected?

Consider: Consider being seen by an osteopathic physician. Osteopathic physicians have additional training in the musculoskeletal system and may be able to find the root of the problem or offer additional treatment or therapy (to include osteopathic manipulative medicine)depending on what is found on physical exam and further review of the history. ...Read more

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Having severe pain on lower Inside of leg and numbness in all of my toes. The doctor said it was a gastrocnemius strain. Does this sound correct?

Having severe pain on lower Inside of leg and numbness in all of my toes. The doctor said it was a gastrocnemius strain. Does this sound correct?

See your physician: There are many causes including trauma, prolonged immobility, muscle overuse, inflammatory or rheumatological condition, etc. See your physician for a complete evaluation and physical exam, especially because of the progressive nature that you have described. Http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003178.htm ...Read more

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Everytime I step my lower leg hurts?

Everytime I step my lower leg hurts?

Many possibilities: It may just be low potassium or magnesium but any "horrible" pain should be evaluated asap. See a doctor. ...Read more

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What would make my lower leg turn black?

What would make my lower leg turn black?

SEE YOUR MD: Loss of circulation. What other symptoms do you have? Any blood sugar issues? Please see your md. ...Read more

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What's a good way to alleviate the pain in my lower-leg?

First find out why: Then see your doctor to make sure all is ok but you shouldn't have pain all the time try and see when it starts what triggers it etc. ...Read more

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Can it be no problem to get lower leg pains when jogging?

No: There is a difference between tired and hurt. Pain that does not go away with rest or returns needs to be seen by your doc. ...Read more

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Having an electrical sensation in lower leg especially at night. What would cause this.?

Having an electrical sensation in lower leg especially at night. What would cause this.?

Restless leg?: You may have restless leg syndrome caused by arterial insufficiency to your legs. Go see your doctor and get a test called and ankle-brachial index (abi) to determine if this is the cause, especially if your legs hurt while walking but are fine at rest. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a pain in my lower leg, like that growing pain. Should I avoid exercising?

Leg pain: Is it in a joint? Is it after exercising. See your doc and answer these questions for him as well as any other that make sense after an exam. ...Read more

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What causes numbness in my lower leg?

What causes numbness in my lower leg?

Foot numbness: If its unilateral, it could be due to spine related problem. If bilateral, more systemic cause is likely, eg diabetes, neuropathy. ...Read more

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Still got pain in right lower leg?

Still got pain in right lower leg?

Still?: Share the initial problem to better help you....Where is the pain on the top, inner side, outer side? When does it occur etc. ...Read more

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How can lower leg edema be treated?

How can lower leg edema be treated?

Swelling: Or edema, has several very different causes and because of that- different treatments. Water retention due to cardiac issues needs to be treated medically, vein problems can be addressed by compression hose and elevation, lymphatic swelling needs compression via stockings and lympedema pumps. ...Read more

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I have stabing pains in lower leg?

I have stabing pains in lower leg?

The list of: Possible causes is much too long to even start here!
More information is necessary
You can start with your age! Include more medical info!

Hope this helps!

Dr Z ...Read more

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I have burning in front of lower leg?

I have burning in front of lower leg?

Concern is infection: First concern is infection- would make sure it is not warm or significantly red- if so you need to see your physician for possible antibiotics, nerve issues can also contribute f you are a diabetic. Ok to wait it out if there are no true signs of infection. ...Read more

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Sometimes get numbness in lower leg why?

Sometimes get numbness in lower leg why?

Incomplete info.: Is it one or both legs? Is it below the knee only or only one side of leg? Any way it is likely nerve damage. See a neurologist. ...Read more

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How can herpes transfer to your lower leg?

How can herpes transfer to your lower leg?

Yes: The transmission of herpes is not 100% with contact but increases with any breaks in skin or contact with mucosal membranes. One could potentially "auto-inoculate" or spread the herpes virus to different parts of their body this way. ...Read more

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Why leg hurts and numbness in my lower leg?

Why leg hurts and numbness in my lower leg?

Neuropathy: Neuropathy can present with numbness and pain. There are number of conditions that can cause, please consult with a physician to find the cause. ...Read more

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What is between the talus and the lower leg?

What is between the talus and the lower leg?

The ankle joint: The ankle is the joint above the talus and under the lower leg (tibia). ...Read more

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What is between the talus and the lower leg?

What is between the talus and the lower leg?

Tibio-talar joint: The bone of the lower leg consists of the tibia and fibula and the tibia articulates with the talus. The tibia, fibula and talus comprise the ankle joint. ...Read more

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I have hot sensation running down my lower leg?

I have hot sensation running down my lower leg?

Difficult to know: Without getting more history and examining you. If you have a rash could be shingles. Other possibility is neuropathy. ...Read more

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Tingling sensation in lower leg. What should I do?

See a neurologist: Make sure its not a disc in your back or something your wearing causing occlusion or pressure. ...Read more

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What can cause pain in one lower leg when I'm dancing?

What can cause pain in one lower leg when I'm dancing?

Leg pain: You may have a simple muscle tear or strain that is more evident when you are dancing. Shin splints can also be painful on the front of the shin and may hurt more when dancing. The most serious thing would be a blood clot and that would be very tender and should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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What causees a burning feeling in lower leg with no pain?

Possible a nerve: Extremity nerve compression problems, tendinits or knee problems could cause your symptoms. More likley the burning down the leg could be from sciatica. Sciatica is due to low back issues such as arthritis or disc herniation compressing the sciatic nerve/branches. If symptoms persist or you develop any weakness/paralysis in your lower extremities then seek attention immediately in an er. ...Read more