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Weak muscles, spasms mostly in my thighs?

Weak muscles, spasms mostly in my thighs?

See details: Your symptoms are too nonspecific to offer an opinion. Have the issue evaluated. ...Read more

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What causes sore weak thigh muscle?

What causes sore weak thigh muscle?

Trauma?: Several things, but possibly trauma, overuse or repetitive use syndrome. Possibly nerve impingement. Symptoms like these deserve a full evaluation in person by your health care provider. ...Read more

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Am so fatigued weak arms legs and tingling in foot?

Am so fatigued weak arms legs and tingling in foot?

Go see your doctor: You need a much more thorough examination & evaluation than can be offered online. Fatigue & weakness is multifactorial ie caused by many different things such as depression, anemia, hypothyroidism, kidney disease, etc. Tingling in foot suggests peripheral neuropathy due to diabetes, vitamin deficiency, or physical nerve damage. Weakness in arms & legs suggests spinal cord issue or poor fitness. ...Read more

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What causes weak thigh, hamstring, and gluteal muscles in older people?

What causes weak thigh, hamstring, and gluteal muscles in older people?

Natural history: Gait analysis studies show thigh (quad muscle) inhibition and weakness as we age. It is a natural cause of limping (or knee hyperextended walking), which aggravates the hamstring tendons. Exercises to retrain the quad muscles can help. These exercises include straight leg raises, exercise bicycle, and gentle stairclimbing. Forcing yourself not to limp will also help. ...Read more

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Does running tone thighs and legs?

Does running tone thighs and legs?

Yes: Certainly does. Also builds healthier cardiovascular system. Mix comfortable pace with some intervals (speed) and/or track workouts for variety and best results. Above all -- have fun doing it. Check out nearby running clubs. (USAT Level I coach) Good Luck. ...Read more

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My legs randomly got weak and shaky?

My legs randomly got weak and shaky?

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 more

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What makes leg muscles sore and weak?

What makes leg muscles sore and weak?

Deconditioning: Deconditioning, also called disuse atrophy (due to sedentary lifestyle and physical inactivity) is the most common cause in north america. Other causes include vascular (blockages of arteries down the leg) or spinal stenosis (tightening around spinal nerves). If not better with daily running - walking - stationary bike - rowing machine use for 6-8 weeks, have your family doc start the workup. ...Read more

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Pain lower back, both legs, knees. Hips & bum hurt intermittently when walking. Legs both achey, lower legs hurt when massaged. Hurt when resting to?

Pain lower back, both legs, knees. Hips & bum hurt intermittently when walking. Legs both achey, lower legs hurt when massaged. Hurt when resting to?

Circulation?: It could be a circulation problem or narrowing of the spinal canal in the lower back region. I would get this checked as soon as you can by your doctor or an urgent care. ...Read more

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What?Can ?I do to?Strengthen? Weak arms & legs?

Exercise: Resistant exercise will stress muscles and increase strength. I also suggest find a good trainer or workout buddy. ...Read more

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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?

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?

Recommend workup: See your primary care physician for workup to rule out any issues like electrolyte problems or anemia, beyond that I would recommend making sure there are no autoimmune issues. Consider over the counter magnesium and hydration as well. ...Read more

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Extreme fatigue, weak no strength. Hands feel swollen?

Extreme fatigue, weak no strength. Hands feel swollen?

Many possibilities.: There are innumerable medical, nutritional and emotional conditions that include being tired as a symptom. These range from simple issues to those far more complex. A good checkup and blood testing would be a good starting point. ...Read more

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24 yr old girl muscles ache and feel stiff and restricted arms feel weak an heavy an legs burn when walk have knots in back fybromyalgia?

24 yr old girl muscles ache and feel stiff and restricted arms feel weak an heavy an legs burn when walk have knots in back fybromyalgia?

Don't jump!: To conclusions - it will make you hurt worse. ;-) fibromyalgia is not a good premature dx. Only after all sorts of minor through major alternatives are discarded will that be the call. Since it is so hard to deal with, that is good news too. If you have no idea of why you hurt the way you do, see a doctor or chiropractor to help evaluate the situation. ...Read more

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Injured knees, knees/aches burns, thighs burns/aches. Knees feel cold and tingly?

Injured knees, knees/aches burns, thighs burns/aches. Knees feel cold and tingly?

Injury: If the knees have been injured you should expect discomfort for seven to ten days depending upon the type of injury( sprain,contusion). Treatment consists of rest and taking anti-inflammatory medications like Advil or Aleve (naproxen). Persistent or worsening discomfort or swelling call for evaluation by a physician or orthopedic surgeon as problems like cartilage or ligament injury may have occurred. ...Read more

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Weird leg weakness and tiredness. Seems weak when climbing stairs?

Leg weakness: Could be claudication, a serious symptom pf pad. Needs further evaluation. ...Read more

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Stinging tearing pain. In diapghram area nauseas dizzy low energy. Stinging pain in calve muscles. Weak legs and arms?

Stinging tearing pain. In diapghram area nauseas dizzy low energy. Stinging pain in calve muscles. Weak legs and arms?

Do not wait..: for any "guesses" you might receive on this Website!! Yor symptoms are such that a COMPLETE MEDICAL EVALUATION is in order! If you ask question again with a little more information about where you are located ..we can respond with a suggestion as to where you might seek a referral! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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Achy feeling arms and legs and feeling very tired ?

Achy feeling arms and legs and feeling very tired ?

Inadequate informati: How long you have it, Any associated underlying conditions? On any treatment? Anything make it better or worse? If it is transient probably nothing need to worry about. Make sure drink plenty of fluid keep yourself well hydrated. If symptoms persist have some labs and physical to get to the diagnosis. ...Read more

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Why do my legs feel weak after sitting?

Why do my legs feel weak after sitting?

Weak after sitting: You are likely pinching nerves to your legs.Really cutting off blood to them and they can become paralyzed for a bit. Get up and move every 30 minutes. Set a timer. ...Read more

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Loosing feeling in my hands, feet, arms, and legs quickly.?

Loosing feeling in my hands, feet, arms, and legs quickly.?

Quickly? See PCP now: While there are many things that can cause numbness, the fact that the symptoms are coming on quickly raises some ominous possibilities, including multiple sclerosis and guillan barre syndrome. I would definitely see your primary doctor as soon as possible to guide further evaluation. ...Read more