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Indentation when i press my leg

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Had indent in leg since childhood, causing weakness in legs. Concerned about crippling?

I have had an indent in my right leg since i was a kid. It is a week spot that causes my leg to cave out from under me. It is about 3inches below my knee but on the outside of my leg. I am concerned ...
 

Had dermatofibroma in lower leg. Why does leg have an indent and white patches?

twice but after that i notice after a month my leg get indent and have small round white patches in it....What should i do,can it be back my indent leg to normal?and my white patches how to make it back to its ...
 

What could be causing tightness in lower legs and indentation when pressed?

My lower legs get tight and when I press on them it leaves an indention. It s only along my shinbone where I can press and leaves indention. My legs also feel real tired when I walk. When normal my ...
 

Have swollen leg and foot numbness. Diagnosed with Gout and diabetes. Suggestions?

but the swelling hasn t. When I press on my Tibia , the result is the feeling of say putty where I can leave ...Hi, I have a swollen knee , lower leg and ankle. My doctor saw me Monday and after examining me ...
 

Why am i having swelling in both legs and feet?

my symptons are swelling in both my legs and feet. I can press down on my leg using a finger, and it stays indented (or the mark where a pressed down) for a long time. Doctor told me to just elevate my ...
 

What is the treatment for hip pain and pain when lifting leg?

I have almost constantpain inmy hip,down the outside of my thigh, sore to touch, pain to lift that leg getting upstairs, can press spots in lower back and hip that are very tender, sometimes hotspots ...
 

What could cause multiple bruising on knee and leg?

Hi my girlfriend for the past two three weeks has been haveing multiple bruises on her legs and knees, I looked today and some of them are indented, I m very concerned because they hurt when you touch ...
 

Pain in the groin. Limited movement in the leg. Any advice?

got worse and worse. I now have very limited movement in my leg especially when trying to put on socks, tights or press the clutch pedal in the car. Any ideas? ...
 

What could be the reason for abdominal pain, fever and leg pain?

My 3 year old daughter is having abdominal pain and it hurts when I press on it. I recently had .... She has also been having fevers and complaining of leg pain. All rheumatic factors were negative ...
 

What is the remedy for a sore leg?

Bottom of lower left leg hurts and sore no injury been like this for over a week no redness ... on left side when stand up and start walking no pain when I walk or run only when sit down or lay down ...
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Had compartment syndrome in lower leg, muscle calcified. Can the calcified muscle press my vein in leg?

is pressing on my vein in my leg. After listening to my pulse in my ankle, the doctor had asked me if I had ...My ortho doctor said (years ago) that I have "compartment syndrome" in my lower left leg, and also ...
 

What causes indentation after pressing my finger on leg and will I die with a family history of heart failure?

when I depress my finger on my shin area of either leg, it leaves an indentation, similar to as if pressing on a stick of butter, and it remains there for a while. My socks do the same thing. My father died ...
 

Want help reading an MRI report. Have back and leg pain, numbness. Why is the nerve in leg bothering me?

back surgery in 02. After surgery I have had very few issues, until back in May when I fell off of a 4 .... However, ever since I fell off the fence I have been having pain in my low back with radiating right leg ...
 

Suggest treatment for leg pain

When I twist my body, bones in neck, back, arms make a lot of noise. From last one year my bone are making lot of sound. I generally ask my wife to stand and walk on my back and I feel comfort and when she ...
 

Hard lump on the leg, pains while pressing. Cancerous?

I have a lump on my upper leg under my skin. I have had it for nine months now. It's about the size of a bean and is hard. It starts to ache when I put pressure on it for example when i cross my legs ...
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Hi doctor, what i need to do if my leg hurts me when i kick a ball?
There could be a minor unattended fracture which could be the reason why it hurts. Avoid any physical strain in that leg.
 
Hi i would like to ask u regarding my legs they r hurting me when ever i sleep for long time or if i dont move for long time
You could be suffering with restless leg syndrome... We can discuss further on ask a doctor.
 
is it normal for your leg of be somewhat asleep when having a pinched nerve in your lower back? will I have to get an amputation? I'm kinda scared. ):
HELLO, yes it is normal to feel numb or asleep in leg when the nerve in lower back is pressed because of longer sitting or a sudden jerk. The numbness goes off in some time. If persists for a day or longer please consult with Orthopedics. Nothing to worry. Take care.
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