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Right Foot Pains After Standing
Sudden sharp shooting pain started in arch of left foot & spread to left ankle. No pain 3 hours ago after Zumba pain started 1 hour after sitting?
Strain vs. sprain: The central arch is called a Fascia with Plantar Fasciitis being the common chronic "heel spur syndrome". Often, after strenuous activity, foot structures may be strained. A sprain would be an acute sudden onset pain whereas a strain may hurt later after activity. If tendinitis becomes chronic then activities will be limited. RICE therapy with ace compression, ice and elevation should help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sciatica : You may have radiculopathy from an irritated nerve root bring impinged as it exits your spine to run down your leg to your foot. See MD for testing at your age immediate imaging is indicated. No lifting heavier than the Sunday paper hot showers to your back physical therapy and spine surgery consult for possible transforaminal Injections versus medical therapy. Need full exam. If weakness go ER ...Read more
Consistent almost charlie horse pain general left leg vein pain and tenderness when laying down. 3 days, additional left foot bruise feeling walking.
Shooting nerve pain down back of leg calf and right hip upper buttocks area. Pain starts when standing after long periods of sitting no back pwin ?
Having Sharp pain in heel with swelling near foot arc. Its severe in morning after i wake up.it hurts whenever i stand after sitting sometime.
Plantar fasciitis: There are a number of possible causes and I would not hesitate to be seen. Among the more common is plantar fasciitis, which is thought to be an inflammatory contracture of the plantar fascia that supports the arch of the foot. Stretching the facia out or using an orthotic is usually the first line of treatment. ...Read more
Groin pain: This may be a ghost to chase. Causes may range from groin hernia, more common in males to groin pull (usually there is history of groin injury). I've had patients with unidentified groin pain despite comprehensive work up. I suspect some anatomical variants of the area that predispose certain folks to having groin pain related to position change. But before you do need a work up done. ...Read more
Felt sharp pain in hip in right hip 4 days ago while walking. Since then been experiencing throbbing aching pain radiating down my leg. Why?
Possible sciatica: More details needed. Radiating pain down the leg may be due to many causes; however, one of the most common is irritation of the sciatic nerve. Nerve compression can occur at the level of the spine, the piriformis muscle, or anywhere along its course. Therefore, if symptoms persist, consultation with a physical medicine and rehabilitation or pain specialist is appropriate. ...Read more
Severe lower back pain, shooting pains down back right leg and pelvis, right ankle numb/drop foot if walk too far, fever, chills, nausea, dizziness ?
Spinal abscess?: I would recommend getting seen in the ER in case this is an infection in the spine. Sounds serious. ...Read more
Consult a podiatrist: Numbness on standing relates to entrapment of a nerve under the ball of your foot, this can easily be diagnosed with physical exam, I would recommend a podiatry consult, also try wearing an arch support insole with a metatarsal bump, might help in the mean time. Always wear thicker softer soled shoes to avoid this condition from getting worse. ...Read more
Sitting with right foot on left leg. Went to move leg to get up. Felt very sharp calf & knee pain top/side. Worsens every day. Feels swollen/stiff from inside. Limping & constant pain. Popping.
Pain in right groin, radiates to right hip & thigh-feels worse when sitting & then standing up. Lessens after walking a bit...Femoral hernia ?
Could be: Best to see your primary care provider for an exam. Even then, it is often difficult to find small hernias in women on exam, and you may need a dynamic ultrasound or ct scan to make the diagnosis. If the symptoms are mild enough, and your exam is normal, it may be appropriate just to observe it. Hope this helps! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sharp pain in ankle while running. Day after ankle feels hot/cold. Sore feeling with random sharp pains running up leg?
I have pain behind my thigh, calf and feet goes numb, unbearable pain, please advise, sometime both ankles pain when i stand bare foot?
Burning pain in right groin when sitting or lying down. Rest of hip and leg aches some when sitting.Less pain when standing walking. Pregnant. Causes?
Unlikely Hip: Typical hip pain that stems from arthritis is usually not described as "burning". However, nerve pain, (called neuropathy) is commonly described by patients as burning, tingling, electrical. The location of your pain in the groin is similar to where hip joint pain would be felt, but your description of the pain gives me the sense that this is a nerve. Arthritis also has stiffness involved. ...Read more
Pain stronger when i get up after lieing down or sitting down. Radiates from right hip down my right leg to my feet. Walking reduces pain. ?
Merits evaluation.: Your symptoms could represent impingement of a nerve supplying the leg. You deserve a careful evaluation by an orthopedic surgeon; after examining you, the doctor would decide if imaging of the spine or hip might be warranted, and what therapy you might require. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain on left outer side of left foot especially when toes bent downwards and upon standing after sitting for a while?
You could have : Plantar fascitis of the lateral fascial band. While this is not the most common form it is plausible and without further examination or more history i would include in the diagnosis. Similarly , there are small muscles in the foot that are in that region. ...Read more
Left ankle swells after i work out. Foot tingles and shooting pain down leg from back. I have flat feet too. Xray & ultrasound normal. What is this?
Arch support: Not enough history given . If the pain starts in your buttock and goes all of the way down the leg to your foot then it is likely a radiculopathy--problem with a lumbar disc. If pain just in lower leg and foot could be just a foot problem but possibly still involve lumbar disc. Get good arch supports/better shoes to see if that helps. If not, see your doctor--possibly have lumbar spine MRI done ...Read more
See details: There are several possible causes. The best approach is to have the knee reevaluated from the orthopedist who did the surgery. ...Read more
Severe, shooting throbbing pain in left hip radiating into knee/calf for 7 mon. Almost unbearable when standing or walking. No pain when seated. Help!
Evaluate Low Back: If you are not improving have your doctor order a lumbar spine mri. Many times a herniated disc in the back can cause leg pain especially if you have not improved with the medications and physical therapy. If it is a herniated disc you may need evaluation from a spine specialist to determine what other options might be needed (injections, surgery, etc) to help reduce pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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