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I'm having an upper leg muscular biopsy. How much will it hurt?

I'm having an upper leg muscular biopsy. How much will it hurt?

SOME PAIN: For a biopsy the doctor usually uses plenty of local anesthesia to 'numb' the area. Putting in the local will hurt @ first. Then the biopsy itself will not be felt, but there will be pain after. Muscle pain can 'feel like a charlie horse' --especially with movement-- so follow the doctors 'after-care' directions exactly. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a lump on my upper leg hurts to touch feels like ball what is it?

I have a lump on my upper leg hurts to touch feels like ball what is it?

Bump: painful bump on leg is most likely some sort of infection, be it a carbuncle or an infected sebaceous cyst. If it is near the groin it may be a lymph node too. Go see a doctor for an exam. ...Read more

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What would blood filled bumps be? I have a blood filled small bump on my upper leg.Before i knew it had blood in it i poped it.That was a few months ago.Now its back.What could it be. It don't hurt

What would blood filled bumps be? I have a blood filled small bump on my upper leg.Before i knew it had blood in it i poped it.That was a few months ago.Now its back.What could it be. It don't hurt

This : This is challenging to answer without a clinical examination so i would recommend you see a dermatologist. These could be angiomas, angiokeratomas, pyogenic granuloma, molluscum, moles, lesions of vasculitis, a blistering condition, papular dermatitis, or many other possibilities. Read more about many of these conditions at the link below. I hope that helps a little. ...Read more

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I have red bumps on my upper leg. They don't itch or hurt?

I have red bumps on my upper leg. They don't itch or hurt?

Monitor situation: Without seeing your leg it is difficult to determine what if anything this might be. I would say you should continue to monitor the situation. If they start to itch or get bigger than have a physician look at it. ...Read more

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Why are the strech marks on my upper leg tingling and hurt when i touch my leg?

Elastic fibers torn: Like a ballon that is over extended and over-stretched , the skin can be over-stretched causing elastic fibers to tear and the overlying skin can be thinned and more sensitive. ...Read more

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I fell down, heard tearing sound from upper leg, now left buttock hurts, what do I do, how long to heal?

I fell down, heard tearing sound from upper leg, now left buttock hurts, what do I do, how long to heal?

See specialist: Sounds like you may have had a hamstring tear or avulsion. Would see a specialist. ...Read more

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I noticed a huge bruise on my upper leg. I don't know how I got it. Don't hurt but looks nasty. Should I worry about this?

I noticed a huge bruise on my upper leg. I don't know how I got it. Don't hurt but looks nasty. Should I worry about this?

No: It will probably go away in a few weeks. Now if you have 5 or 6 large bruises on the leg, you may have a problem that needs to be evaluated ...Read more

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I have severe pain in my upper leg muscle. I hurt it 2 days ago and bent down 2hours ago now i can't lift my leg up while sitting down?

Incomplete info.: How did you hurt? Is it one or both thighs? It seems that you may have torn some muscle fibers. See your physician. ...Read more