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What does it mean uf my left upper thigh hurts?

What does it mean uf my left upper thigh hurts?

Nerve, muscle,bone: Thigh pain could be a nerve compression in the lumbar spine, or a local problem with muscle such as a calcified hematoma or the bone such as a stress fracture.You should have the pain evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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I have a very hard quarter sized bump on my inner upper thigh. It doesnt hurt but worries me a lot. What might this be?

I have a very hard quarter sized bump on my inner upper thigh. It doesnt hurt but worries me a lot. What might this be?

Fat necrosis? : It depends on the color, consistency, time of presentation related to any trauma, possible events related to a skin irritation in the area, presence of allergies, sunlight exposure, all can be evaluated by a dermatologist, who can biopsy the area if there is enough reason to investigate ...Read more

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Deep pain outer right upper thigh for 6 months.Hurts to press on it, to lay on that side and a week ago it was so painful i couldn't walk for 2 days.

Deep pain outer right upper thigh for 6 months.Hurts to press on it, to lay on that side and a week ago it was so painful i couldn't walk for 2 days.

Sounds like Trochan-: Teric bursitis, which can get aggravated by lying o n that side, or get bumped on that side. Need to take pain meds, use a heat pack, exercises are helpful. See an orthopod, to ensure correct DX is made so treatment is initiated. Good luck. ...Read more

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Red marks (similar to the ones one gets after shaving, but haven't) on the outer side of my upper thigh, do not fade when I press. Don't itch or hurt.

Red marks (similar to the ones one gets after shaving, but haven't) on the outer side of my upper thigh, do not fade when I press. Don't itch or hurt.

Keratosis pilaris: A dermatologist will help you. Meanwhile use a ceramide cream or other moisturizer, especially after a shower. ...Read more

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The top of my upper thigh hurts a lot? I gave my own fertility shots there.

The top of my upper thigh hurts a lot? I gave my own fertility shots there.

Common: As a general rule, place your right hand on your right thigh near the groin with your thumb and finger pointing towards your knee. Place your left hand on your knee pointing towards your right hand. Your fingers and thumbs then create an oval of the area on the thigh that is safe for an intramuscular injection. Use a heating pad over the sore area. ...Read more

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What is the bump on the inside of my upper thigh, pretty high up, under the skin? Doesn't hurt, now a small bump (looks like a bite) above the skin.

What is the bump on the inside of my upper thigh, pretty high up, under the skin? Doesn't hurt, now a small bump (looks like a bite) above the skin.

A bump on the : Skin could be benign or worrisome . Sounds like your bump is resolving on its own. Observe for now. Take pictures to see the progress of the " bump". If getting bigger, red, tender, pussy and febrile- you will need to see your doctor for treatment. ...Read more

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Husbands back been hurting last few days and now when he coughs his upper thigh hurts. He seems to be in a lot of pain and he doesn't usually complain?

Husbands back been hurting last few days and now when he coughs his upper thigh hurts. He seems to be in a lot of pain and he doesn't usually complain?

Back pain: He may have strained his back and now every movement such as cough causes pain. He may have sciatica - irritation of the sciatic nerve which manifests itself with low back pain radiating to one of the lower extremities. Movements, cough, sneezing would cause worsening pain. Staying active without overdoing is needed. Ibuprofen or Naproxen can be tried. Stretching exercises as tolerated. ...Read more

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I fell 2years ago & hurt. The upper muscle in my upper thigh. It still hurts & i can't hardly walk at all. Any help?

I fell 2years ago & hurt. The upper muscle in my upper thigh.  It still hurts & i can't hardly walk at all.  Any help?

Have it looked,at : Did you have an evaluation after you fell? Did you have an x-ray? Was anything broken? Did you have any bruising? Tis is highly unusual for you to be "hardly abler to walk" two years after a fall without something significant going on. Have it looked at by your doctor. ...Read more