Top
20
Doctor insights on: What Does It Mean When Your Legs Hurt

Share
Dr. Nolan Segal
1,111 doctors shared insights

Leg Pain (Definition)

Pain in lower ...Read more


2

2
What exactly does it mean when your hips bruise?

What exactly does it mean when your hips bruise?

Hip bruise: Sounds like a contusion or ecchymosis. Usually comes from an injury or broken blood vessels. ...Read more

4

4
What does it mean when your nipples hurt or ache?

What does it mean when your nipples hurt or ache?

Nipples: Some women experience pain of nipples when stressed or cold due to vasospasm (raynaud’s of the nipple). Allergies to deodorants, lotions ; soap can cause pain. Eczema or psoriasis can lead to nipple pain. When the nipple is engorged it can cause pain. Hormonal changes can cause (puberty, pms, period, pregnancy ; breast feeding). Thrush or bacterial infections can lead to pain. Friction against. ...Read more

5

5
What does it mean when your uterus hurts?

What does it mean when your uterus hurts?

Uterus hurting: Pain in the uterus can be from many causes. It can be anything from bad period cramps to infections from sexually transmitted diseases and other things too. It's best to be seen in person and examined to figure out the cause and best option for treatment. ...Read more

6

6
What does it mean when your hair hurts?

Hair: Hair is a dead tissue. It shouldn't hurt. Is it where the hair is growing from hurting? ...Read more

7

7
What does it mean when your armpit hurts?

What does it mean when your armpit hurts?

Could be: Muscle soreness from overuse/or exercisizing. Could also be an infection of the skin or hair follicles. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
What does it mean when your ankles are burning?

What does it mean when your ankles are burning?

Could be: Nerve entrapment, excess swelling, neuropathy and many other things. If you have these problems or the burning you may want to watch over time and if persists or worsens see your doctor. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
What does it mean when your feet swell up?

What does it mean when your feet swell up?

Many things: Some causes are from standing or sitting other causes are systemic diseases. Discuss swelling with your dr. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
10

10
What does it mean when your right are hurts/?

Resubmit your questi: I can not understand what you are asking, the question does not make any sense resubmit as to what hurts and details. ...Read more

11

11
What does it mean when your ears itch?

What does it mean when your ears itch?

Irritation: Itching is caused by low level irritation to the area. The question then becomes; what is causing the irritation. Often itching in the ear could be caused by a fungal skin infection. Have your doctor check you out. ...Read more

12

12
What does it mean when your collarbone hurts?

What does it mean when your collarbone hurts?

Several options: Multiple conditions could cause pain in the collarbone, such as a fracture, a lesion within the collarbone, pathology in the upper lung, etc. See a physician for further evaluation. ...Read more

13

13
What does it mean when your knee and thigh hurt?

Have it evaluated: Several issues can cause this type of pain including those involving the hip, knee and soft tissues of the thigh. If this is a chronic issue, have it evaluated. ...Read more

14

14
What does it mean when your ovaries hurt while your urinating?

What does it mean when your ovaries hurt while your urinating?

Possible UTI: This sounds more like a urinary tract infection (UTI) than an actual problem with your ovaries. You ought to be checked. ...Read more

15

15
What does it mean when your lower sides hurt?

Many causes: Lower side or abdominal pain can be caused by many different things. The causes depend on the side ( right vs left), sex ( male vs female), and severity. I suggest seeing a physician to discuss the symptoms further. If your pain is severe and you have a fever you should go to the ed. Bother reasons to go to the ed include blood in your urine or stool. ...Read more

16

16
What does it mean when you sweat alot between your legs?

What does it mean when you sweat alot between your legs?

Is the skin: Touching the skin? That can be a cause and it is best is you can figure out how to get cotton on your legs or powder to keep then dry ...Read more

17

17
What does it mean when your nipples constantly hurt?

What does it mean when your nipples constantly hurt?

Pain of Nipples: Some women experience pain of nipples when stressed or cold due to vasospasm (raynaud’s of the nipple). Allergies to deodorants, lotions ; soap can cause pain. Eczema or psoriasis can lead to nipple pain. When the nipple is engorged it can cause pain. Hormonal changes can cause (puberty, pms, period, pregnancy ; breast feeding). Thrush or bacterial infections can lead to pain. Friction against. ...Read more

18

18
What does it mean when your vigina is swollen and it doesn't hurt?

Yeast? Allergy?: It would be unusual for the vaginal area, labia, etc to swell up without also being itchy, painful, or irritated. Possibilities that come to mind include yeast infection, genital herpes, chemical irritation (e.g. from spermicide?), allergic reaction, e.g. to a drug, perfume, or laundry detergent. All these usually would hurt or be irritated, but sometimes not. Get care if it doesn't clear up soon. ...Read more

19

19
What does it mean when it hurts to lay on your stomach?

What does it mean when it hurts to lay on your stomach?

Too many maybes: The possibilities are not infinite, but huge. Some may be very simple and non-serious - others, not. If you are constipated - drink more water and eat more fruits/vegetables. If it's lower back pain, have causes evaluated and follow suggestions. Some breathing constrictions worsen in that position. See? Too broad a question. Try again maybe. ...Read more

20

20
What does it mean when your hands peel?

What does it mean when your hands peel?

Many Possibilities: Hand peeling can be caused by several different conditions, from fungal infection to eczema to calluses or warts. If it is the whole hand, it definitely needs to be checked out by a physician (primary care or dermatology). If it's a small area, you can try a moisturizing lotion or even a small amount of Hydrocortisone cream. If that makes it worse, see a doctor. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers