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Thigh Football Season Got Dead Leg Spot Worried
Tore right thigh start of football last season, and last night got a dead leg in same spot, should I be worried?
Yes, physician eval: You appear to be describing a significant injury to your quadriceps (thigh) muscle. You should be evaluated urgently in case the injury warrants more than the routine management of a major quadriceps strain, such as an actual surgical repair. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If I got a dead leg in the same spot I tore my thigh last yr should I be worried about the old injury?
Maybe: Muscle injuries like this typically heal with fibrotic tissue ("scar" tissue) and can be susceptible to new injury. I would seek evaluation by an orthopedic specialist to assess the severity of the injury. A hematoma (collection of blood) within the muscle can slow recovery if not treated adequately. Sometimes, an injection in the injured muscle can hasten recovery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Patch on thigh is numb really worried cause I think whole leg numb I feel it when I touch them just in one spot not so much afraid neuro ms tumor ?
We had tumer removed form each leg two weeks ago last night she had pain in the upper thigh then it was red in the spot now they are kinda white spot?
My legs are constantly going dead for a while, and my thighs ache now I've started getting bruising is this normal?
Not normal: Those symptoms warrant an exam and testing to find a cause, so treatment can begin as needed, best wishes. ...Read more
My husband's thighs and legs want to keep giving out on him.His legs are like dead sometimes to where he can't move them or get up! What's going on?
Disc?: Difficult to say precisely; spinal pathology like a slipped disc/nerve compression comes to mind. With the degree of weakness you describe, he should be seen promptly by a physician who can get more information and do an examination to get a more certain answer. Other neurological illness, rheumatologic problems, even some metabolic problems could cause similar symptoms. ...Read more
Hi. I was wondering if it is normal for a vein to indent or collapse when you elevate your leg. I've been noticing one spot on the inside of my thigh.
Was out in the sun today and noticed a small splotchy spot on my thigh, took a showr and its on my shin and other leg now too. It's splotchy and red?
Tinea Versicolor: These are commonly known as sunspots. However they are not created by the sun they are created by fungus tinea versicolor in which they can be white with no pigmentation to a pinkish red coloration circular in nature and they can conglomerate. Seek the advice of your dermatologist as there are shampoos and oral medications to combat this condition. ...Read more
Little vibration Every few seconds in the same spot comes and goes one time on right thigh another on left thigh also has did it on knee nd front leg?
Hopefully BFS: There are many causes of a sensation of leg vibrations usually associated with rigorous exercise, caffeine or nicotene of other stimulant use, other medications and sertraline withdrawal, motor neuron abnomalities, electrolyte imbalances, thyroid dz, Lyme's... Probably Benign Fasciculation Syndrome, but seek PC and Neuro opinion with labs, exam, EMG, NCV. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer