Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
191 Doctors are Online

Horizontal indentation in my right upper thigh. What could cause it?

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2408 Questions
I noticed a horizontal indentation in my right upper thigh muscle about 2 inches long, what would cause it?
Posted Sun, 29 Jul 2012 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Answered by Dr. Shanthi.E 9 hours later

Thanks for posting your query.

There are a few possibilities here. It may be due to contact of the thigh muscle with a heavy object that could leave an indentation.

It can be an eczematous reaction to an allergen like pollen, heavy metal or any other unusual substance.

Your query is a bit ambiguous to me. Can you write a bit more on the lesion? Also, is it possible to upload an image of the same?

You have a feature to upload the reports / image by yourself at the right side of the query page, please utilize that so that I can answer your queries better.

Awaiting your response.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask a Sports Med Specialist

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor