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Woke in middle of the night with a shooting pain just below left hip on outside of my leg.Can hardly walk this morning. Have i pulled a muscle ?

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Dr. Michael Gofeld
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: May be

It might be a muscular pain, bursitis or nerve pain.

In brief: May be

It might be a muscular pain, bursitis or nerve pain.
Dr. Michael Gofeld
Dr. Michael Gofeld
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine

In brief: See your doctor

Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person.
He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it.

In brief: See your doctor

Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person.
He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it.
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Dr. Michael Sparacino
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