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I bumped/cut my shins badly 10 days ago. Now, my right thigh is swollen, hurts in 3"x3" area deep inside. Only hurts when resting. Is it thrombosis?

I bumped/cut my shins badly 10 days ago. Now, my right thigh is swollen, hurts in 3"x3" area deep inside. Only hurts when resting.  Is it thrombosis?

Get vein ultrasound.: Following trauma, it is not unusual to have bleeding below the skin resulting in a hematoma which can cause pain and swelling. You probably have this but with your history of recent brace wearing and some degree of immobility, it would be wise to obtain a venous ultrasound to ensure that you do not have a dvt. ...Read more

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Should i worry about numbness in the skin of my upper leg? When rubbing the right side of my right thigh, i feel a strange numbness.

Should i worry about numbness in  the skin of my upper leg? When rubbing the right side of my right thigh, i feel a strange numbness.

Just Watch it!: Numbness could be due to compression of a nerve along the upper outer part of the thigh and pelvis or it could be secondary to low back issues. If symptoms persist or worsen see an orthopedist. ...Read more

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Jammed thighs during soccer game last month, pretty often(especially after an activity) when I lie down my right thigh tingles/gets partially numb?

Jammed thighs during soccer game last month, pretty often(especially after an activity) when I lie down my right thigh tingles/gets partially numb?

What part?: What part of the thigh becomes numb? Hopefully it is the upper outer part. This is caused by compression of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve, which is at the outside hip. This is a common place of injury, it is even affected by belts. This case normally recovers in a little while. There is probably no need for concern. Is it a different area? If you are more specific that would help. ...Read more

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Right thigh will go numb if laying down. Occasional pain in front area. I can usually tell my leg is being touched, but the feeling is very distant.

Right thigh will go numb if laying down. Occasional pain in front area. I can usually tell my leg is being touched, but the feeling is very distant.

R/O SCIATICA : . You need a full exam and focused Neuro exam with reflexes Checked. Also X-ray of lumbar spine and if no improvement an MRI to rule out arthritis a bulging disc or congenital back issue. Till then no heavy lifting F/U with doctor for medical treatment. NSAID/Muscle Relaxant. Also start a GF DIET WHOLEAPPROACH.COM& focus on WG LOSS. ...Read more