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Urethra symptoms 2.5wk ago. R knee/lower thigh- swollen. Skin - burning. Muscles feel torn. Just saw gp, diagnosis - meralgia paresthetica. Sound accurate? Thanks

Urethra symptoms 2.5wk ago. R knee/lower thigh- swollen. Skin - burning. Muscles feel torn. Just saw gp, diagnosis - meralgia paresthetica.  Sound accurate? Thanks

No: Meralgia causes pins and needles sensation on the top of the thigh. It does not cause significant pain and does not cause swelling. See a neurologist or rheumatologist. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of fleabitis my mothers ankles is red and swollen and hot to the touch...She also has some redness on her upper thigh

What are the symptoms of fleabitis my mothers ankles is red and swollen and hot to the touch...She also has some redness on her upper thigh

Symptoms : Symptoms from flea bites include small red bumps with a red halo around a small hole. This leads to significant itching. Thrombophlebitis symptoms can include pain in the body area where a blood clot has developed in a vein. The vein is tender and warm. There can also be redness and swelling of the part of the body effected. Wasn't exactly sure what you were dealing with, so included info on both. ...Read more

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I woke up this morning with a really sore left lower inner thigh. no trauma to it prior. Feels tender to the touch, but not bruised or swollen?

I woke up this morning with a really sore left lower inner thigh. no trauma to it prior. Feels tender to the touch, but not bruised or swollen?

Muscle strain?: You may have a strained thigh muscle or tendon, most likely one of the inner quadriceps. If you feel pain or stiffness when you stretch and/or contract this area, you can be pretty sure that's what it is. Still, if you notice persistent soreness for a week or more, or if you notice swelling, heat or redness, you should see a doctor. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of Edema? It is painful or painless? My right thigh and hip has swollen with no pain but tired early as compared to left thigh.

What are the symptoms of Edema? It is painful or painless? My right thigh and hip has swollen with no pain but tired early as compared to left thigh.

Swelling: Edema simply refers to a swelling in an area and is usually related to some form of fluid retention in the soft tissues. It can be post traumatic, it could be related to a systemic condition, such as heart failure, it can be related to a block in normal fluid drainage from an area such as in a blood clot. The presence or absence of pain is related to the severity and cause of it. ...Read more

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Woke up this morning with bites? All over back of thighs, knees, elbows, & my lower lip is swollen. Red welts, some half dollar size. Any idea?

Woke up this morning with bites? All over back of thighs, knees, elbows, & my lower lip is swollen. Red welts, some half dollar size. Any idea?

Bites: Fleas and mosquitoes are your most likely culprits. Some people can get really big welts. And depending on where you live, bed bugs might be in the mix. ...Read more