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I had bunion surgery on my right toe why does my leg hurt right up to my knee. It hurts even when i elevate it?

I had bunion surgery on my right toe why does my leg hurt right up to my knee.  It hurts even when i elevate it?

Possible...?: You need to collect and record when you had bunion surgery, how soon you began right knee hurting, etc. Then, bring those information to see your surgeon. But of no doubt, pain signals something chemically or mechanically irritating local or regional nerve-endings or nerve fibers. But is it related with bunion surgery? Or just coincided? Known to us, diabetic neuropathy is relatively common. So, .. ...Read more

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When i lay on my back it !akes my right leg hurt & it hurts to move to get up or to move my leg?

When i lay on my back it !akes my right leg hurt & it hurts to move to get up or to move my leg?

Possible Sciatica: The nerves which supply feeling to your legs come out of the spine and come together to travel in a big nerve called the Sciatic nerve. I f any or all of these nerves get pinched or strained you could get leg pain. Laying on the back stretches this nerve and arch in low back could pinch the nerve. When on back, bend and put pillows under the knees. See doctor for correct evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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My leg hurts it fills like a deep cut uper right leg it only hurts there what is it?

My leg hurts it fills like a deep cut uper right leg it only hurts there what is it?

Nerve Entrapement: Sometimes this might indicate pressure over one of the nerves supplying the thigh, giving the feeling of deep pain. I would suggest to see your doctor for assessment and further management ...Read more

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My right leg hurts from the calf down?

My right leg hurts from the calf down?

See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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Whenever I moved my right leg a certainway my lower right side of my back hurts.?

Whenever I moved my right leg a certainway my lower right side of my back hurts.?

Symptom Vs Cause: Sciatica is the symptom of leg pain caused by a disc herniation or narrowing where the nerve exits the spine. A disc herniation is a outpouching of the disc from its normal place into the spinal canal or on the nerve and can be a source of pain in the back or down the leg. The nerve then goes to the muscle which can then hurt, spasm or feel sore or irritated. ...Read more

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Sharp pain on my right side, hurts more when using right leg. Feels better when lying on left side?

Sharp pain on my right side,  hurts more when using right leg.   Feels better when lying on left side?

Uncertain: Your question is vague WHere exactly does it hurt on the right side? Is it on the Righ foot, knee, leg, hip or arm? Does it hurt when you walk, run or climb stairs? Your pain is most likely musculoskeletal, but further information is needed to further refine the answer. ...Read more

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My grandma of 73 years old, when she moves her right leg, she say's that it hurts, there's pain, what is happening with her leg? What are the effects?

My grandma of 73 years old, when she moves her right leg, she say's that it hurts, there's pain, what is happening with her leg? What are the effects?

Leg Pain Clot in Leg: She is 73 with leg pain but no fever. Movements makes it worse. Not complaining of pain in knee/s, a sign of arthritis. Not knowing her medical history or medications list, she probably could have a clot in her leg, deep vein thrombosis. I would recommend an ultrasound of that leg, to make sure it is not dvt. Thanks. ...Read more

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My right leg hurts from knee down all of a sudden?

My right leg hurts from knee down all of a sudden?

See doc: Knee problems, knee or leg injury, neurologic or muscular conditions or low back problems such as a herniated disk sound like plausible reasons. See an orthopedist. ...Read more

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Fell of a horse yesterday... My entire right side down my right leg hurts hurts when I sit/walk. What should I do?

Fell of a horse yesterday... My entire right side down my right leg hurts hurts when I sit/walk. What should I do?

Should be seen: This could be a simple pelvic rotation problem from the injury or even a sciatic issue. However, if you have problems regulating your bowel or bladder, this is more urgent. Overall you should be fully evaluated by your PCP for the cause and quick treatment plan. ...Read more