When should I be concerned about right leg pain?
See your doctor as soon as possible if you have: A leg that is swollen, pale or unusually cool. Calf pain, particularly after prolonged sitting, such as on a long car trip or plane ride. Swelling in both legs along with breathing problems. Any serious leg symptoms that develop for no apparent reason.
Why does my right top leg hurt?
Caused by pressure on the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve, meralgia paresthetica (MP) may cause tingling, numbness, and a burning pain in the outer part of your thigh. It typically occurs on one side of the body and is caused by compression of the nerve. Common causes of meralgia paresthetica include: tight clothing.
When should I see a doctor for upper leg pain?
Swelling in one or both legs for no obvious reason. One leg is more swollen or is a different temperature to touch than the other. Signs of infection (fever, redness, swelling) Difficulty walking.
What does it mean if your thigh hurts when you walk?
The most common cause is when the muscles in the groin are strained or even torn. This injury is known as sports hernias or athletic public. Other common causes include muscle strain, muscle spasms, ligament tears, and even bone fractures in the upper thigh area.
What causes thigh pain walking?
What are ways to treat upper leg pain?
You can apply a gel containing 0.0125 percent capsaicin topically to reduce pain.
What is causing my leg to have pain?
What causes leg pain after running or walking?
Shin Splints. Also known as medial tibial stress syndrome,or MTSS,shin splints is the broad term used to describe pain along the inner (medial) side of the tibia.
When should you go to the Dr for leg pain?
Swelling in one or both legs for no obvious reason