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What causes legs to be tender when they are touched?

What causes legs to be tender when they are touched?

Is that skin or musc: Is your skin or the muscle is tender ? Then it may be peripheral nerve disorder or muscle disease, need more info. ...Read more

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What can cause sore painful legs?

What can cause sore painful legs?

Would need: Would need further history and physical exam to find out what could cause it. There are numerous things that can cause it. ...Read more

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I have recently fallen on ice and heard a pop come from my knee. It is sore and seems to make my leg look bent. What might be the cause for this?

I have recently fallen on ice and heard a pop come from my knee. It is sore and seems to make my leg look bent. What might be the cause for this?

Knee pain: This could be a number of things. Is the distorsion due to swelling? Depending on how hard the fall was, this could be a fracture,meniscal tear or even ligament rupture. This is hard to say however without examining your knee. Rest and ice the knee and if not better in a few weeks, see your MD! ...Read more

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The back of my left leg is very swollen since last month and very tender. Have gone to many doctors but can't find out the cause. Where should I go?

The back of my left leg is very swollen since last month and very tender. Have gone to many doctors but can't find out the cause. Where should I go?

If it is sore if you: -squeeze it with your hands, compressing the leg it's a sigh of possible venous thrombosis & needs treatment. Have an internist evaluate you leg, & get referred if needed. ...Read more

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The muscles in the back of my leg have been sore lately. What is the cause?

The muscles in the back of my leg have been sore lately. What is the cause?

Leg pain: Need much more information e.g. Age, activity, work, athletics, male or female, pregnant, injury etc. ...Read more

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Can antipsychotics cause legs to hurt. Like sore and feeling like there's no cushioning?

Can antipsychotics cause legs to hurt. Like sore and feeling like there's no cushioning?

Possibly: If you have fever with muscle stiffness - seek immediate medical attention. Let your prescribing medical provider know about any potential side effects. Take care. ...Read more

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Can eczema (i have been scratching) be the cause of a rather big open sore on the front of lower leg? Leg swollen tender and red around the wound.

Can eczema (i have been scratching) be the cause of a rather big open sore on the front of lower leg? Leg swollen tender and red around the wound.

Don't scratch!: I know... That is much easier said than done. But it is still true. If it is bad , see a dr. Anyway, you do need to prevent infection. Wash delicately w/ warm water. Use antibiotic cream, cover lightly. After that is resolved, obtain as effective as possible cortisone ointment to keep the itching under control. Eczema can be very difficult to eradicate, but it can be controlled. Don't scratch! ...Read more

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My boyfriend right leg constantly twitchs right above knee very sore and painful also. He hasn't worked out or hit it on anything what causes this?

My boyfriend right leg constantly twitchs right above knee very sore and painful also. He hasn't worked out or hit it on anything what causes this?

He needs a doctor: Without being able to see and examine this there is no way to diagnose over the internet. Have him see a doctor. ...Read more