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What Are The Treatments For Thigh Splints
These are, more often that not, due to staph aureus infection, and you should be seen by a doctor, have one of these opened and cultured.
The important factor is to determine whether or not this is mrsa, and if so this will influence the choice of antibiotic. You might also need to attempt nasopharyngeal and skin colonization. Good luck. ...Read more
Nerve pain: The most common nerve issue is meralgia paresthetica, and may respond to loose clothing, or nerve pain suppressant drugs or even a Lidoderm parch locally. However, could be due to hip problem, pinched nerve in back. Physical therapy might help, maybe even an injection locally. First, get firm diagnosis, then decide on treatment. ...Read more
I have fat necrosis. I need any information about treatment. I have had it since bef2006. It staarted in rt thigh. Now everywher.
Interesting question: You may be having a recurrence of a previous infection and this requires immediate care. Please see your family physician or the previous specialist who treated you for this problem, now. ...Read more
I am having a severe pain of a short duration at the lateral and posterior aspect of the bilateral thigh, what can be the cause and treatment?
Find cause of damage: Many ways to damage a nerve. If due to compression, decompress via surgery a la carpal tunnel release. If due to hyperglycemia, get diabetes under control. If due to inadequate B12, take supplement. If unknown, try epilepsy meds such as gabapentin & pregabalin or perhaps antidepressants like amtitriptyline & nortriptyline. Bottom line, go see your Family Doc for complete evaluation. ...Read more
Depends: Are you male or female, and how high up the thigh? ...Read more
I'm fed up with spots on my bottom and inner thighs, is there some treatment I could use, I have had tetricyclicone (can't spell) didn't work?
Depends: It depends on what is causing your pain. You may want to see your doctor to see what exactly is going on. ...Read more
I have a sharp pain in my thigh. I have been diagnosed with osteoporosis of lumber spine. What is the treatment?
Have had tight hamstrings and inner thighs all my life stretching helps very minimally. Any causes treatments suggestions etc...?
This is most likely-: -genetics B-ing present @ Ur age. The only thing that U can do is stretching every day 2-3ttimes a day. It should not B forceful but gentle. U can also vary the way U sit, especially on a couch. Sit with 1 leg on the couch & lean forward towards Ur toes & then switch 2 the other leg. These tips may help U but it it is a slow process. @ Ur age U get board & don't keep @ it. Give it a try. ...Read more
I have numbeness inmy outer side of right thigh. Can u tell me what is the problem. It gets better when I give it hot water treatment?
See below: Might be related to low back disease. The increased blood flow from hot water treatments may be the reason you fell better. Symptoms like these are best determined by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on the findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more
I had liposuction on my thighs 8 years ago. The numbness on my right thigh is getting worse. Is this normal and is there a treatment for it?
Yesterday, I found 5 non-connected raised and hard bumps on my upper thigh. They itch really badly. They line up vertically. Cause and treatment?
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Hidradenitis suppurativa unlikely treatment? Curious if my size & shape (thighs) contribute to the condition & if a thigh lift would remedy the prob.
Many treatments: There are lots of options for treatment. None of them are perfect. I would start with conservative therapy such as diet change, weight-loss, meticulous hygiene and then a dermatologist can help with laser for hair removal or a plastic surgeon can help with excision and skin grafting or repair that might take the form of a thigh lift but is more complicated. Diet change is promising. ...Read more
The skin surrounding my knee and on my thigh is very sensitive and hurts to touch. This happens occasionally, no injuries. What could it be, treatment?
I've been experiencing Pain in my inner thigh? Which nerve could be sending the pain? What type of treatment do I need? It comes and goes.
Can't be sure that it's a nerve in the thigh itself though that certainly is a good bet. Could also be a nerve root being squeezed in the lower back which can send signals in a trajectory to the inner thigh or maybe it's BONE pain & not on or under the skin. Maybe it's muscle pain. If you'd like to discuss this more- Write me at: www. Healthtap. Com/drsaghafi
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I have black mixed with white patches aruond scrotum and thigh. Nd also a some cut surface. What is treatment?
Here are some...: The reported info does not suffice to deduce right Dx although such lesions may represent the occurrence of local skin depigmentation (vitiligo or lentigo), which has no cure. However, following instructions described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html may help you on how to work closely with doc so to reach right Dx for right Rx, care, & counseling. More? See urologist or dermatologist. ...Read more
I ran a Tough Mudder Sunday and now have a weird pimply rash on my thighs. Not itchy or painful, but u slightly. No change 2 days. Treatment?
I have grown hair bumbs on my thigh, especially on my knees. They aren't smooth. I want to know a treatment that could silky smooth the area thanks?
My wife has purple spot on skin on her thigh and calves. What are the causes and what is the treatment?
Angiomas: What may be a small red to purple papule that is a normal finding on most skin. They usually develop in adulthood and have no medical complication. If the spots are sudden and only in one area, have your dermatologist assess the area for your concern. ...Read more
I have this small lump on my upper thigh, where is connects to the groin area, what could it be? Is there treatment?
Possible lymph node: Or a fatty tumor. In any case you must be evaluated and treated. ...Read more
I have leg pain on bottom of upper thigh. Pain at times while sitting or laying down. What is best advice and treatment?
Many Possibilities: Depending on how long it's been going on, I would consider an evaluation by a pain/spine specialist. Sometimes it could be a muscle imbalance, early onset arthritis or scoliosis. Also could be a pinched nerve/herniated disc. Either way it might be good to figure it out and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Can Velashape cause nerve damage in the thigh? I had Velashape done, while the treatment was being performed the technician left the machine on
The "Velashape" treatment should not "reach" the "depth" of your nerves. (however the superficial cutaneous nerve in the thigh could "technically" be injured with TEMPORARY numbness resulting)
You should re-consider if you wish to continue such treatment in a facility where some "carelessness" may have occurred! MY OPNION ONLY!
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