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Upper Legs Feel Weak
I had transcatheter to repair a hole in heart since lots of anxiety and now upper legs feel weak shaky fill i may pass out? Should i worry
Ask questions: Any time you have an invasive procedure and you have symptoms afterwards that you are worried about the you should speak with the physician who performed the procedure. Only they know all of the details that go into your case. ...Read more
What would cause a loss of range of motion in a hip? I am unable to abduct left hip. Upper leg muscles feel weak, leg feels "stuck" when i abduct.
Any groin pain?: Any pain or limping with weight bearing/walking? Morning stiffness? If so consider hip joint problem. Consider labrum too. If groin muscles are sore perhaps a muscle strain. Bursitis of the lateral hip or gluteus medius/minimus muscle problem perhaps but you would have soreness of the lateral hip. Nerve issue can also cause weakness - look for numbness or tingling in other parts of the leg. ...Read more
Slip disk @ l5s1, pain in my right upper leg muscles, legs feel weak, shaky & burning pain along outer side, what is wrong?
Nerve irritation: L5-s1 disk herniation (slipped disc) can irritate either the L5 or s1 nerve root. Nerve irritation can cause leg pain, weakness, numbness. The outside of the leg typically means the L5 nerve root is being affected. See your doctor, who can decide if MRI is needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many possibilities: Low blood sugar, anxiety, lactic acid build up after exercise or fatigue can all cause weakness and tremors in the legs. Make certain you warm up before exercise and eat meals with balanced protein and carbohydrate loads. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Paraparesis: Is the generic term for lower extremity weakness, which could be due to many causes, including issues in spinal cord. The top of the brain, a problem with nerve cells, or muscle, or structural such as lumbar stenosis. If you have progressive leg weakness, see a neurologist asap, as diagnosis and treatment is critical. (especially, if only a few days, as you might have "guillain-barre"). ...Read more