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

Pain in legs on touching, feels like bruises, on lateral, central thigh, knees, anterior section of lower leg, Allodynia ?

My legs hurt to touch. The pain only happens when I touch my legs or my clothes go over them. I do not have a constant ache or sunburn feeling. It feels like a really bad bruise . The pain occurs over my lateral and central thigh, medial aspect of the knee , and my whole anterior section of my lower leg. I ve read articles about Allodynia but not quite sure if this is what I have. Can someone please help! I m only in my twenties and this is a real bothersome problem.
Asked On : Tue, 8 May 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  319
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Dermatologist 's  Response
Your skin lesion might be "erythema nodosum". you should visit adermatologist or medicine specialist to find out the cause/ associated disease/infection. for releif your pain and bruise like sweling you can take the following measures;
1. Take complete bed rest or immobilization.
2. take Tablet paracetamol500mg twice daily/ diclofenac (e.g. Voltalin) 50 mg twice daily for 1 week after meal.
3. take an appropriate antibiotic like Tablet- ciprofloxacine 500mg twice daily for 1 week.
consult /visit specialist physician/ dermatologist 2 week later.
Answered: Tue, 8 May 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© 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