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Sharp Pain In Thigh Bone
If I am told I pulled my hamstring or quad then why do I feel sharp aches and pains in my thigh-bone?
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
Is it possible that a pinched nerve can cause pain in the pubic bone area? Like a small sharp pain comes & goes. Also, n thighs/pelvic & lumbar region
I have a constant sharp pain in my left thigh. This moves from my hip bone to my knee. What is this p, ease. And what medication should I use. Thank?
Need evaluation: Pain coming from the hip can give you knee pain, so a problem in the hip joint is a possibility — but the diagnosis and treatment do require an evaluation to know for sure. Mild discomfort and arthritis or overuse pains are often managed with Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen (advil/motrin or tylenol), but your doctor can tell you what is best for you. ...Read more
I get a sharp pain on each leg where the thigh and pelvic bone connect. It does not hasten on both legs at the same time. The pain makes my leg buckle
Meniscus: Damage to the meniscus of the knee can cause leg buckling and referred pain to the joint above. See an orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more
After sitting at my desk when I get up I can hardly walk due to the excruciating pain in the middle of my upper thigh. Like a sharp pain in my bone. Not sure who to see. My GP, a physiotherapist. All I know it prevents normal movement and is sore.
I'm 22, female. Just had sharp pain in thigh and chest at the same time. Sometimes I have the same sharp pain in my arm. What is causing this?
Sporadic sharp pain in thigh/hip area and sporadic sharp pain in right lower abdominal area. Both for weeks. + hpt. What could the pain be?
Many possibilities: This could be arising from your hip itself, the spinal column, the urinary tract, your ovaries and tubes, or an inflammatory process elsewhere in the abdomen. See a doctor and undergo a full history and physical exam. Good luck and hope you are better soon. ...Read more
Woke w/sharp pain in inner thigh in one leg, cramp in calf of other. Walked around a bit, pain went away-went back to sleep. Woke to thigh pain again.
Cramps: Recurrent muscle cramps or spasms may be caused by deficiencies of calcium or magnesium. Sometimes they are due to excessive muscle tightness caused by various muscle activities during the day. In this case stretching maneuvers of the legs before going to bed may prevent the nocturnal spasms. You could also take a magnesium supplement daily. See your physician as needed. ...Read more
Hi I have Si joint pain or piriformis, sharp pain in back, stabbing pain in thigh and calf it doesn't travel. Now stabbing pain in front ankle, related?
In my experience, "SI joint" and "Piriformis" syndromes are commonly over-diagnosed by mistake.
Instead, I do see a lot of cases of sciatica from degenerate discs and pinched nerves in the lumbar spine. From your description, I wonder if you might have a pinched L5 nerve in your lumbar spine.
http://www.spine-health.com/conditions/spine-anatomy/all-about-l5-s1-lumbosacral-joint ...Read more
?pulled muscle: At your age most common is a pulled muscle. But it can be caused by other things. Since you are already taking inuprofen which seems has not resolved it, I am concerned. Better to be seen by your doctor and examined. ...Read more
What is the once in a blue moon sharp pain I am getting on the side of my leg by the fibula bone?
3-6 months: It can often take longer depending on the severity of the injury. ...Read more
Thigh bone fracture: Severe pain, swelling, cannot bear weight on leg. Marked bruising. This is an urgent situation. Go to the er or call 911 if you think your leg is broken. ...Read more
I'm having bad pain in my right femur bone/thigh. Going from standing to sitting down hurts the worst, and no physical injury to the leg?
I have mild pain in my thigh-bone as soon as I get up from a seated position especially when I sit crossed legged(yoga). Reason to worry?
Thigh pain: If it is in the area where pressure has been placed on it, probably not. If it goes away, then it is most likely OK. If it persists or worsens, then it should be evaluated. ...Read more
Sharp pain on the leg I have been feeling this sharp pain coming from the leg bone, starts at the bottom and then goes up, comes and goes even in my sleep. What could this be?
Needs to be checked: Only need to be concerned if it turns out to be something bad. Show your dr. Or see an orthopedist. ...Read more
Seat bone evaluation: Pain in "thigh-bone and joint" with sitting on a hard surface in middle-aged male reflective of a problem. Explanation is likely a musculoskeletal causation, but locus of pain is not able to be determined from such sketchy information. An osteopath or physiatrist specialist should be able to differentially diagnose. Be prepared to explain how long, if an injury, and what movements arouse pain. ...Read more
I have a sharp pain on the outside of my left leg about 4 in above the ankle bone. Been running a lot latley as well. What could this be?
Peroneal tendonitis: Most likely Peroneal Tendonitis. The tendons on the outside part of the leg. May be from over probation or bad shoes. Would recommend an arch support and exam by your local podiatrist to be sure ...Read more
The hinge between the hip and thigh-bone was eroded, there is any method can treat this condition without surgery like drugs or equipment?
Cause: The cause of the "erosion" will help answer your question, but an unstable joint is usually an indication for surgical stabilization of replacement. ...Read more
Excruciating pain in the front, on both sides of hip on the inside and outside where the thigh-bone connects slight fever. Started this morn?
I'm 48 n have been having pain in rt thigh-bone so bad it wakes me up at night it's like a tooth ache that won't let up its in the bone y is happening?
See your doctor: Pain of this severity may represent a tumor in the bone or an occult fracture. See your doctor. ...Read more
I have transverse process injury since last week,I feel pain in bottom of spinal cord,thigh-bone and in muscles.pls snd solution and recovery time?
These are treated : Like a muscle strain as the fractures to the bone are a result of a sudden contraction of the muscle which instead of tearing muscle tissues the force generated by the muscles causes the transverse process to fracture. They heal over a few weeks with no specific treatment other than time, restriction of activities and OTC meds. ...Read more
Got a small hard painful lump on bikini line, below my inner thigh-bone, no redness or pimple like appearance. Should I worry?
Why might I be having numbness of my thigh, with groin pain and femur bone pain? The numbness is of particular concern. Thank you
When my sister (23 yrs old) sits, her thigh-bone feels locked and on standing knuckle breaking sound is heard. Cause and remedy needed?
Joint pain and noise: Often, sound from joints are benign and signify the movement of fat and gas within a bursa. However, if there is real concern about these noises and the occasional sensation in the thigh, a visit to an orthopedic surgeon and an examination may be in order. ...Read more
The thigh is the upper part of your lower extremity between your hip and knee. Any pain within this region could be considered thigh pain. Possible diagnosis include fractures, stress fractures, muscle contusions or strains, referred pain from the back and hip to ...Read more