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Stiff Aching Legs
Body aches, specially in legs after taking vit d, deficient in vit d (7.3). Generally feel unbalanced on walking & body stiffness spcly in cold weathe?
I always get aching pain all over body, neck stiffness and headaches. Sometimes it is irritating and it is hard to keep neck up. My legs feel restless all the time. What should I do?
Further workup: If this is something that is progressive or not improving, i would consider having your pcp order an MRI of your brain and cervical spine. These might be normal, but I have seen patients with similar symptoms with abnormalities of the brain or spinal cord. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Could wearing flip-flops all the time cause the aches and stiffness in my feet and legs? Calves especially tight. Been several months.
Yes: Flip flops provide almost no support. If worn for prolonged periods of activity can lead to many foot conditions and deformities. ...Read more
What causes aching pains in my legs, shooting pains in my heel/ankle, stiffness that hurts in my shoulders and neck?
Treated for fibromyalgia, new symts: brng pain of the spine at the waistline & shoulders.Aches & pains, rt elbow, rt hip & leg, neck stiffness & pain?
Fibromyalgia vs. Lym: Lyme is always in the differential diagnosis of fibromyalgia for me but also have you been checked for spine problems, pinched nerves, etc. Of the spine. Inflammatory arthritis is in the differential diagnosis. It all involves working with your physician at arriving at an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
Both legs are painful weak throbbing hard to walk like no energy in legs going on all of a sudden for 3 days feels like stiffness and very sore?
Off balance , disoriented, an back stiffness an leg an arms weak, an head feels inflamed , an low back discomfort an left leg aches vertigo bad ?
A tight knot, pulsating pain 6" above each knee in thighs like a fist digging in, stiffness, aches, pain, down legs, difficult to walk giving backache?
What are the symptoms of ms? I have chronic intermittent low grade fever, fatigue, leg stiffness, joint aches , on both legs.
Doubt MS: Early common symptoms of ms include a single neurologic complaint- leg or arm weakness, blurry vision, difficulty in talking, etc. These symptoms typically go away by themselves, but can reappear, with additional neurologic problems. Pain and fever are not typical complaints in my experience. ...Read more
Sore and swollen knee, leg, foot, hip and rib. Numbness and tightening muscles, stiffness all on right side and severe pain at times. ?
You need an eval: Some of the reasons for your symptoms are things that need immediate care depending how long you have been suffering with those symptoms. Please see a medical doctor right away. If your right sided symptoms are signs of a stroke, than you need to be in a hospital now. Depends on how long you have been dealing with this, so if just today, go to the hospital immediately. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Antipsychotic and antidepressants made legs really weak and sore. Also have dry tongue jaw stiffness. Is it because neurotransmitter levels. I stopped?
Side effects of meds: The symptoms you describe could be side effects from the medications you are taking. Talk with your Doctor as he can adjust your medication or add a side effect medication if lowering or changing it, is not appropriate. It is more related to blocking other receptors that are present in areas not intended to be treated, (that is why is called side effect!). ...Read more
Cut myself with kitchen knife last week went to doctor today with stiffness in arms and legs and sore neck doc says not to be worried of tetnus that its some kind of virus. Does that sound accurate?
Feeling exhausted, weak, knee stiffness, heaviness, tingling right leg & arm
Aches in joints. Thyroid & iron test ok. Who can I ask to refer me to?
My ankle has severe stiffness and numbness in my foot. My lower leg muscles are atrophing. When i walk there is a dull ache. No swelling or bruising.
Possible Nerve: Problem may be stemming from your spinal cord. See neurologist. ...Read more
Rest!: Most people's knee stiffness is due to an internal injury of the knee itself, whether it is cartilage as in arthritis or a meniscus tear, the first objective if the condition is acute is to rest the joint, use ice and an anti inflammatory agent such as Aleve or aspirin. If you have a history of stomach ulcers then us tylenol (acetaminophen) to manage the aching. ...Read more
Can hgb of 8-9, & low iron cause aching & stiffness in shin area only upon exercise walking? It goes as soon as I stop walking
I am experiencing knee pain and knee pop. The following also describe me: Aches, Hip pain, and Knee stiffness. What should I do?
Rheumatologist: Consult a rheumatologist for diagnosis and treatment. You're experiencing several types of musculoskeletal symptoms which is unusual for your age. Symptoms could be due to injuries or overuse syndromes but could also be due to certain rheumatologic systemic disease. ...Read more
Have aches in arms , legs, upper, lower back and legs get very stiff pains alternate all day but especially at night?
This can be a long: Conversation but let's say it's been going on for a while and no one can figure out why. Do you grind your teeth at night? That's the headache, most likely. Arthritis pain, insomnia, muscle spasm, if not sleeping, muscles do not relax allowing blood flow into muscles in a spasm loop. If new onset may be different but i bet u have recurrent insomnia and pain w/o diagnosis, private consult? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer