Doctor insights on:
Tingling In Elbows And Knees
Nerve compression: Some kind od pressure on superficial nerves could cause that. Could be at wrist like eatly carpet tunnel. That does not affect legs. Need to see a doc if it occurrs daily. ...Read more
I have constant numbing tingling at times burning pain and weakness below elbow to fingers and below knees. Worsen during sleep?
My wife has pain in inner elbows, right above buttuck, outer knees, outer shoulder blades, depressed, can't sleep, tingling restless legs, why all this?
Multifocal pain: This can be caused by many things. It would be appropriate for her to be examined, specifically by someone who can diagnose, or exclude the diagnosis of fibromyalgia which is typically associated with localized tenderness in many places and disruption in normal sleep "architecture" - there are many reasons for restless legs, so please have this evaluated. ...Read more
Pain in elbows hands knees and legs Tingling down left hand side of face occasionally Bad memory IBS Tiredness Symptoms come and go for months?
See your physician: These symptoms may represent any number of conditions including anxiety, headache (for example, migraines), multiple sclerosis, etc. See your primary care physician for a full review of your history (be specific when you communicate your symptoms) and physical exam. Http://www. Cfah. Org/prepared-patient/prepared-patient-articles/talking-about-symptoms-with-your-health-care-team ...Read more
Pain, numbness, tingling sensation and weakness in the left arm and legs. More weakness in the left knee. Help please.
Go to the ER now: Localized or unilateral (symptoms on one side of the body) numbness, weakness and tingling is concerning for an evolving neurological problem. People with these symptoms require emergent evaluation and should not attempt to drive a car. Let a family member, friend or ambulance do the transporting. ...Read more
I'm 34 F have pain &tingling in left back knee, calf, hamstring & back (No swelling/redness) Numbness on heel & last 2fingers in arm. Have mild scolios?
Can't walk in morning after sitting. Buttock pain left side and knee stiffness right. Tingling left arm thumb index throughout day. Which doc to se?
Primary care: These complaints are likely not related to one problem and somewhat difficult to localize and treat. The buttock pain may be related to your previously diagnosed sciatica or spinal stenosis or something entirely different. Lower back pain is always treated first with your primary care physician. The knee stiffness as well. The tingling may be managed via your PCP or orthopedics or neurosurgery. ...Read more
Depends: There are number possibilities including some of which include: not allowing enough time between the injury and restarting activity for the injury to heal; genetic predispositions that allow more flexible or lax ligaments; the type of activity that your are doing and simple over exertion. ...Read more
What to do if my aunt is an old lady 73 years old and she's been complaining about her knees and elbows?
Hi I have been suffering from psoriasis on my elbows and knees but am wondering wether this is psoriasis or something else.
Psoriasis: Psoriais does occur on elbows and knees, so your rash would be consistent with that diagnosis and a trained clinician could make the diagnosis with excellent accuracy.. A biopsy would provide a definitive answer. ...Read more
What is this on the inside of both elbows and knees? It itches and is sometimes a little bit painfull as well. How can we treat it?
Need to see MD: A persistent rash or lesion of some kind should be viewed directly by a health care provider to sort out what it is. ...Read more
I've started getting really bad pains in my knees and my elbows and it feels like my knees are grinding all the time could there be something wrong?
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that can be itchy. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Corners: That's where the pressure goes.Get a more detailed answer ›
My knees and elbows snap, crackle, and pop when I exercise. What are some ways to alleviate this?
My elbows and knees have started hurting upon waking feeling like they were "locked" all night. Hurts to move them initially. What is going on?
Arthritis: Sounds like you are describing new onset of morning stiffness which is one of the cardinal symptoms of the inflammatory arthritis family of diseases. If this sensation of restricted movement lasts for more than 30 minutes or so in the morning and persists or seems to be progressing I would discuss with your doc. ...Read more
See details: Use a good skin moisturizer on a regular basis. ...Read more
Dermatology: A cosmetic dermatologist may be able to help. ...Read more
Ligamentous laxity: Is a common congenital condition that permits one to hyperextend joints and makes one "double-jointed". There is no need to worry about that when it occurs naturally. However, traumatic hyperextension injury is quite injurious. A knee brace when highly active or elbow protector can help. ...Read more
Lotion: Try consistently using a skin moisturizer especially after showers/baths. If it does not work then see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Doctor Visit: Skin disorders are seen at best. A photo or by your description, it is in the location of what is called Psoriasis. Need more information to fully answer your question. Could always use a topical moisturizer or hand cream to see if it is just dry skin. See a doctor or a skin specialist called a dermatologist for complete diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
How to remove stretch marks? I have stretch marks on my underarms, elbows, behind (Gluteal region) and knees.
Stretch marks can be: Difficult to completely remove. However daily use of moisturizers with cocoa butter or shea butter can help. Scar creams such as Mederma can be helpful but are expensive. You might also try skin lightening creams to make the dark lines blend in better with the light lines. ...Read more
A week ago my daughter formed small red dots on the inside of her elbows and behind her knees. They have now gotten larger and spread. What is it?
Insect bites?: Please get her to see her pediatrician. ...Read more
I have dark knees and elbows. On my knees I have dark spots on the top outer side. Are their any remedies you can tell me or can I see my local Dermo?
See dermo: Begin with a diagnosis. Acanthosis nigricans? Post-inflammatory? Genetic? Subject to repeated pressure or friction? Fade cream may help a little. ...Read more
Hey there! My both knees and elbow hurt from the inside and the pain comes and goes last 6-7 weeks. What could it be? 25/f/moderate level of excersice
Red little dots with te skin turning red around them and it seems to be spreading, it hurts badly when u touch it and its all over butt, elbows, knees?
Send us a picture:
You can upload a picture of the rash at http://imgur. Com
the picture will be tagged with its own URL address
You can resubmit the question to us again with the URL address (www.....com) listed and we will be able to view it. This is all done anonymously. ...Read more
Rash: Any skin condition is difficult to identify without seeing it or having more history. What does it look like? Is it red? Flad/raised? Etc. It could be that your knees have come into contact with something and is showing an allergic reaction. Could be eczema or psoriasis or skin rashes can sometimes be a sign of something going on internally. Best to have a doctor take a look and take a full history. ...Read more