Doctor insights on:
Shooting Pain In Shin Bone
What's wrong with my legs? My shins have brief shooting pain in the bone occasionally, when I'm just sitting. It's especially frequent when I'm sick.
Shin splints: At your age it can be growing pains. Have you had a rapid growth spurt lately? I would recommend thicker socks and comfortable shoes with ankle support. If the pain continues to hurt, you should consult a physician for an x-ray to rule out a stress fracture or osteosarcoma. ...Read more
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
Shin contusion 1 week ago. Was improving but now numb with intermittent shooting pain and bruising down to the inside of the ankle. Bone feels dented?
Severe itching over arms and legs only above blood vessels, And radiating pain in shin bones both legs. Could they be related, anything serious??
Ans: Your itching could be from several sources. So best to see your doctor. The aching could be from several etiologies. Do you take any medications? Need some more information. So again best to see your doctor ...Read more
Pain in shin from ankle up myy leg til the bottom of my knee Its a shooting pain an when light pressure is added it helps. What else can I do to help?
I have sharp shooting pain from my hip down through the leg. Sometimes above my knee through the leg feels like it's going through my bone. Could it be sciatica? I've had some tingling too and have been sitting a lot.
I'm almost 32 weeks and im getting crampy feeling and shooting pain from my inner thigh by my pelvic bone down my leg. Is this normal?
I was in a motorcycle accident 1.5 years ago causing many bones and a crushed spine which is fused I have shooting pain down my leg to my baby toe?
I'm sorry to hear about your past injuries but back problems seem to have a way of returning. When pain 'shoots down the leg' it is a sign of a pinched sciatic nerve in the lower lumbar spine. Sciatica may occur after a back fusion due to scar tissue at the site or a bulging disc --1 level below the fusion.
You need imaging studies (ct, ct myelogram or mri) to check for s1 nerve impingement. ...Read more
Had a hard hit to my knee four days ago. Had pain on the side/outside of my knee, there's brusing there. Gp did xrays which showed no broken bones, but I keep getting shooting pain through my knee, my whole lower leg keeps going tight and I keep gett?
Might be: Tear of meniscus or strain of ligament. If it is just a contusion, it should improve in about 10-14 days. If symptoms persist for more than 2 weeks, you should go back to your doctor for more tests. ...Read more
Hello. A week ago I've had im rod placed in my tibia. Since yesterday I've been having strong, shooting pain at night. Is this common?
See your doctor: You're right, it isn't normal...You need to see your doctor sooner rather than later. ...Read more
My left leg, left side of shin bone, about an inch over, about 1/3 to 1/2 way up leg, have shooting pains when I bend at knee, or when I stretch leg.
Hard to say: There are many potential causes. Sciatica, which is an irritation of a nerve in the back, is one of the more common causes. Arthritic conditions can cause leg pain as can vascular problems. A detailed history and exam can often determine the cause. Thank you for your question. ...Read more
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
Pain in shin for days. No bruising, nothing happened. Feels like pain in bone but I didn't do anything?
Seems a nerve is pinched in my back shooting pain to my funny bone. Very annoying and mildly painful. Anything I can do? (Aside from heating pad)
I keep getting a shooting pain going from my bottom up through chest too too of chest bone what could it be?
Back/Sacrum Pain: The back is made up of 5 vertebra and their adjacent discs. The lowest disc is connected to the sacrum, and the coccyx (tailbone) is connected to the sacrum. Sacral pain can develop from one of many of these contiguous structures. It is possible that your pain is coming from a disc, the bone, the spinal joints (facets), sacroiliac joint, ligaments, tendons, or muscles. See your doc to find out. ...Read more
Shooting pain from tendon and shin going into my kneecap. Very painful. There are moments to where it hurts ALOT! When I dive in vball I can't get up?
Shin splints?: Volleyball can be a rough sport for your knees, with all those high vault jumping & landing in the sand, or concrete, and the vector forces are still going after you land on the ground. Wear good shoes with orthotic arch support to minimize the impact that goes from the foot/ankle to the knees, to provide maximum support. You can have traction otherwise from the shin to knee that hurts. Start there! ...Read more
Shooting pain on my pubic bone hurts to press on it radiates to the side, tissue feels inflamed and hurts to touch?
Pain: Your pain may be due to an ovarian infection ...Read more
What does it mean when the outside center edge of the foot hurts? It's a shooting pain in the bone and then a lingering pain for hours.
I've had random shooting pain in either clavicle, sometimes my shins for 5+ yrs. No injuries or high impact sports since before this began. What is it?
Weird pain sense: You complain of pains above your chest area (the clavicles) and also in your lower legs (the shins. Do you do some sort of rowing exercise routine? Otherwise I can't see how the upper part of your body is affecting the lower part of your body. Please explain. Do you do rock climbing?? ...Read more
I have shooting pain in my shins when I run--i think I may have a condition know as shin splints. What is the recommended therapeutic interventions?
Keep getting shooting pain in collar bone, even sometimes when I reach arm out to do something - what could this be? Top of chest bone hurts too
Could be a separated shoulder
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/separated-shoulder/basics/definition/con-20029283
or sternoclavicular joint injury
http://emedicine. Medscape. Com/article/828642-overview ...Read more
I am getting an intermittent sharp shooting pain that seems to start from the inside ankle bone and goes up a few inches. No swelling or redness.
I have had surgery on my elbow. The pins used to align bones are protruding causing burning shooting pain in extension of arm. Should pins be removed?
Need to ask surgeon: Sometimes the Pins need to be there to align the bones and the pan may be a consequence and Side Effect of the surgery/pins, other times they may need to be revised, etc. This is a question only the surgeon can truly answer who knows you and examines you. Best wishes. ...Read more
My knee hurts pretty bad, I can't kneel on it without shooting pain and there's a bump (bone) below my knee that sticks out. It also cracks/pops. Help?
Have it evaluated: Sorry, there is no help over the internet. I would urge seeing a rheumatologist or orthopedist and having the knee evaluated. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Bruised shin bone pain
- Pain in front of shin bone
- Burning pain in shin bone
- Shooting pain in shin and top of foot into toes
- Pain shoots under pubic bone left side
- Shooting electric feeling up the shin
- What would cause a sharp pain to shoot under my pubic bone?
- Stabbing pain that shoots under pubic bone left side
- Throbbing pain in shin bone