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Why Does My Leg Hurt When I Walk
Your doctor may also suggest a safe exercise plan. Walking is usually the easiest type of exercise, but swimming or other low-impact exercises can work just as well. Exercise is an important way to keep blood sugar in control, and physical activity in pregnancy has been found to decrease the risk ...Read more
Tight Calf Muscles!: The reason your calf hurts is how tight the entire muscle group is. When you stand on your toes, the calf muscle contracts, and if it is tight, then you may have pain. Performing runners' stretches are very beneficial and should help reduce the pain. If it continues, seek medical treatment with a podiatrist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See a doctor: These are 2 very vague symptoms and should be worked up by a doctor. ...Read more
Only theories: Why joints sound like Rice Krispies Cereal (snap,crackle, and pop!) with no pain & normal functioning is a topic of debate. If your back does not hurt and you have no other symptoms like numbness, tingling, weakness, loss of bowel or bladder control, then don't worry. Try stretching before hand and "get the kinks out." first. My kiddo can twist and all her vertebra would pop sequentially! Ew! ...Read more
Too general : A question that warrants a visit to your foot/ankle doc. Pain is a indication something is wrong, go get it checked out. ...Read more
Different reasons: I would need to have more history. Do you have history of injuries to the low back. Sometimes spinal stenosis is one condition that triggers low back pain with walking. Is the pain only in back or do you get numbness in the legs also? If so, neurogenic claudication could be part of the condition. Other possibilities: facet joint problem or the hip if the pain is noticed more on buttock area. ...Read more
Trocanteric bursitis: It's a classic symptom that happens when people lay on their side and their hip is inflamed at the trochanteric bursa (a fluid filled sac) that helps the tissues in the area move more easily. People commonly complain of waking up because of the pain. Anti-inflammatories, stretching, and alternating ice and heat compresses can help. If it doesn't improve, see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My spinacord hurt when i walk, sit or sleep. The whole way to the left leg. Feel paralize on the left legg.
Sharp pain right behind the knee on the back of my leg, it mainly hurts when i bend my leg or sit long but does not hurt when i walk. What is this
See your doctor: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more
Back of my leg behind knee and calf hurt when i walk i didn't do anything just got up and all of a sudden hurt not swollen?
Outer heel has been hurting for 3 weeks. It doesn't hurt when I walk, only when I turn my foot in and pull my foot up toward my leg. What is it?
More Information: Which leg? This may be related to inflammation to the lateral muscles of the leg (peroneal longus and/or brevis) or their respective tendons. There is also a bursa that may be inflamed (bursitis). Non steroidal anti-inflammatories may help as may mentholated liquids such as zheng gu shui may also temporarily relieve the pain. I recommend a biomechanical evaluation for the source of the pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Proper support: It sounds like you are getting excess pressure. Try an orthotic for support and alignment. ...Read more
Why would my back of my legs hurt when i walk and i get light headed to. When i walk for to long my legs hurt and sometime i get light headed an have to stop.
I strained and hurt my back last year. I have lower back pain now and if I carry my heavy backpack my legs hurt when I walk. Slipped disc?
Back pain: You should be evaluated to determine the cause by seeing an orthopaedic doctor. Many times some simple things can be reccomended to alleviate your symptoms ,provided your spinal structure is intact. ( requires at least tan xray and depending on your physical exam maybe an MRI ) ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diagnosed with stress fracture in foot. I have an air boot but my leg is starting to hurt when i walk. What do you suggest?
Ask your Ortho doc: Speak with your orthopedist. That is the doctor who can best answer your question. ...Read more
Right leg: Not sure of mechanism of injury, but deserves x-ray & exam. Check with pcp or er, may need orthopedic referral. ...Read more
See vascular doctor: Your husband may be having intermittent claudication. It is caused by too little blood flow, usually during exercise. Generally affects the blood vessels in the legs. Claudication is a symptom of a disease, most often, peripheral artery disease, a potentially serious but treatable circulation problem in which the vessels that supply blood flow to your legs are narrowed. SMOKING IS A MAJOR CAUSE!! ...Read more
Ambulation: only if you cannot walk on your own. ...Read more
Have slight pain in my right side of my back when i walk my leg hurts had this 3 days now do you know what it is?
Sciatica: Many times a pinched nerve in your back will cause back and subsequent leg pain. Other options for lower right back pain is an ovarian cyst or appendicitis but I would think you would be more ill by now with a fever and abdominal issues with that one. If ibuprofen is not helpful see your doctor. ...Read more
I have pain shooting through my but all the way down my leg ot hurt sit lay down and walk happen ever so offend and last 3 day to a week?
See your doctor: Please see your doctor about this. You could be having a bout of sciatica, and need to be checked to be sure you have normal reflexes in your leg and foot. Your doctor may want to do some studies of your back also. Tylenol (acetaminophen) may help, or Celebrex (less cardiovascular risk than some other nsaids). Herbal willow bark extract may help also -- one study found it equivalent to a cox-2 inhibitor. ...Read more
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