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What could cause burning sensation in the leg above the knee?

I have a powerful burning sensation in my right leg ranging from about 6 inches above my knee and 2 inches below the knee. Exercise does not play a factor in it. I have had an ablation to fix tachycardia and no other issues have come up. No meds being used at this time. What can this be?
Tue, 26 Nov 2019
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Hello,

Your symptoms could be related to a pinched nerve. I recommend consulting with a neurologist and performing nerve conduction studies.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Ilir Sharka, Cardiologist
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