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Throbbing Leg Pain
I have throbbing leg pain in my right leg and it has been going on for weeks. It causes bad anxiety. It moves as the day goes on and gets worse night?
Anxiety talking: There is what we used to call "neurotic anxiety" - fears about things one need not worry about and reality anxiety - fears about things that can be wrong or really hurt us. Worrying about new or repeating pain is real worry - it is a message speaking loud and clear: "this needs to be properly medically assessed". Listen to the message, it is important, and unsafe to ignore. ...Read more
Cause of throbbing leg pain at night? It wakes me up, usually running the length of my legs. Sometimes (rately) just knees down. I'm on enalapril.
I have throbbing leg pain b/w knee and ankle after jogging or playing sports. Pain is getting worse. What could be the cause of this? Has been 3 month
Normal D-dimer, Chest xray , ECG, today. Throbbing leg, chest pain, cough. Had SX same 2 years ago with Neg CTPA and Neg ultrasound. What could it be?
Broad differential: Could be many things. Fact that it went away raises the question of an overuse syndrome from say performing some repetitive work chore, etc. Other possibilities include some form of arthritis. I would see a primary care specialist in the form of either a good DO or internist who can work this up further. ...Read more
Lower leg throbbing pain all the time. shaky legs aftr 20mins exercising. heavy upper arms. dont feel like moving legs and arms much. dont feel rested?
I have good ironbut highhemoglobin,could that be the reason why I'm brusing bad on my legs with throbbing pain,numbess, burning feeling? Thanks
I can't stand for long maybe 15 minutes before my leg starts throbbing with pain and I'm on my first 6 day pack of methylprednisolone, is it working?
????????: Your question is confused. How could anyone tell if it works besides you? Make your decision after 3-4 days into the dosepack. ...Read more
Is it possible D dimer, CTPA, PET scan, ultrasound missed a PE? 2 years later I have the same SX once again- throbbing leg, cough, stabbing chest pain
I took a cortisone shot 4 days ago. I have been having lower back and leg pain and also throbbing joints. What can I do to stop?
Depends: Was the steroid shot for a particular diagnosis or general pain complaints? When you do not feel better, perhaps the diagnosis needs to be clarified, and the anti-inflammatory treatment options need to be reconsidered. Your menstrual cycle and your hormone status may need to be taken into consideration. Try tylenol/acetaminophen, heat and stretch for your joints until you see your physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have had leg pain(burning, throbbing, sore, weak, etc) for 2mo. Worse with activity. Feels muscular. Dr's I've been to haven't helped. Any ideas?
My left leg is throbbing I have test coming up in march. They also found polyps in my cervix plus I am tired all the time. Could my leg pain be cancer?
No Ca of leg: Throbbing pain in leg not associated with cancer. latter arises in muscle as fibrous malignancy with well defined mass, smooth muscle tumor of femoral vein origin or nodal disease from metastasis to groin. In neither of the cases is there any pain. the latter more likely to be related to DVT but some swelling should be seen and iron pigmentation of lower leg skin.seen Need vascular work up. ...Read more
I have leg pain I belive from sciatica.just got home from road trip and toes to hip wrapping around is throbbing.what is different from that or clot?
Anything from A to Z: There is not enough information here 2 even guess. There are so many things, sciatica, plebitis, muscle strain. Stress fracture . infections, tumors. Each has its own presentation so much more information is needed. Slso, ,the list above is only a few cases legs include hips, knees, ,ankle feet. So you can see that much more information is needed. ...Read more