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I have excruciating pain along top of my left thigh, starts from top of hip and is worse above my knee. Also sore around outer side of the knee. ?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
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In brief: Pain

The pain is likely related to irritaition to your tensor fascia latae and illioitbial band.
This is the muscle and fascia that keep your glutes and quads together. The band can get strained.

In brief: Pain

The pain is likely related to irritaition to your tensor fascia latae and illioitbial band.
This is the muscle and fascia that keep your glutes and quads together. The band can get strained.
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