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What Does It Mean When I Have Pain Going Up My Leg
What does it mean when I have pain in my lower back down my legs and my toes are numb. I can't walk or move around?
What does it mean when you have sharpe pains on the top of your butt and it goes all the way down your leg ?
Sciatica: It is possible to have irritation or inflammation of the sciatic nerve due to herniated disc from your back. Usually gives a sharp/ electric type of pain that can start on one side of your buttock area and radiate down to the same side all the way down even to your foot. It can be acute and most of the time resolves with conservative treatment in 6 weeks but if persist seek professional advice ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What do they mean about loose body's and verdabra poped.out would that causes problems with loss of use and sever pain going down leg?
Sciatica: What kind of study did you have. The term Vertebra popped is very atypical. It sounds like what you are describing is an MRI or possibly CT showing a vertebral disc buldging and possibly pressing on a nerve, which can cause pain radiating down the leg. This would be classic sciatica. Usually treatment is conservative and gets more intense if it does not resolve by itself. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Nerve Compression: For most, a limb "falling asleep" just means you need to change positions so that the nerve is not compressed and then it will be fine. There are other reasons for abnormal sensations or weakness, though - spinal/bone issues, muscle or nerve diseases or infections, etc. If your leg "going dead" is frequent, getting worse, or really starting to seem abnormal, talk with your doctor. ...Read more
I have been haveing leg pain going down the side of one leg what does this mean? It had almost been a unbearable pain
Nerve: Most likely. See your doc for eval. ...Read more
Leg started shaking after going to bed and would not stop. I had to wait for it to stop on it's own. What does that mean?
Vascular: You might want to see a vascular surgeon to evaluate the blood vessels in your leg. I would not ignore this. ...Read more