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Thigh Muscles Seizing Pulling Sprint
Muscle cramp: Muscles cramp for a variety of reasons, but once you have one its hard to get rid of it. Make sure that you are stretching properly and working on conditioning. Hydrate during exercise with an electrolyte rich sports drink. Once you have cramp, try stretching it out and massaging the muscle to make it go away. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
Thigh muscle spasm started after i stopped prednisone. Still tight, threatens to seize up. Anything i can do besides waiting it out?
Yes: Generally stretching a muscle after it is warmed up is helpful for spasm. If it does not quickly resolve see your physician for an underlying or referred problem. ...Read more
Swollen and painful lymph node in groin. Also thigh pain on same side, pain started after possibly pulling a muscle. Are the two related to injury?
Groin/thigh pain: Usually a pulled muscle does not cause lymph node swelling. Lymph nodes usually swell in infection rarely in tumor. Groin LN usually drain the leg/ vaginal/vulva area. Also consider possible clot/hematoma( bleeding into soft tissue from trauma) if thigh pain ( though clots usually don't cause LN swelling). Would seek medical attention today, one can get an infection rather easily and quickly ...Read more
I jumped to pull up my jeans. It felt like I pulled a muscle at the top of my thigh(where it attaches to my body). Problem: pain recurring for a year.
21 male. Have really huge thigh muscles(not fat). Want to increase speed for sprinting by decreasing my thigh size.what should I eat n workouto do so?
Unfortunately it's--: --genetics. U have 2 work with what U have. If U starve Ur self U will loose fat but also muscle mass. By increasing Ur leg strength & speed, U will add mass 2 Ur thighs. So proper diet, adequate hydration & protein intake, U can loose fat, but add muscle which is heavier. Do the best with what U have. ...Read more
My wife has 6 week old medial meniscus root tear in knee (mri). Symptoms have been unique. No pain in knee but thigh and ankle muscles seize up if she walks 50ft+ or sits for 60mins. Any advice/ideas?
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Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with his doctor. In that meeting, his doctor will listen to him, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell him what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
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