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Leg spasms

What is Leg spasms?

Leg cramps are a common and usually harmless condition where the muscles in your leg suddenly become tight and painful. It usually occurs in the calf muscles. Muscle cramps can often be prevented by measures such as adequate nutrition and hydration, attention to safety when exercising, and attention to ergonomic factors.

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Hi I've been experiencing daily head and ear pressure , lots of mucus in throat and my throat feels like it's closing. Also body aches, twitching in arms and legs and muscle spasms. Fatigue. I've been tested for allergies and had a catscan for sinuses and all clear. Seen an ent multiple and he's saying anxiety but that's not the case
Dear Patient,
your history looks like sinus involvement, but you say your ent doctor has ruled out any pathology. there, so there are two options, either you see some other ent doctor or you can take an opinion from a neurologist.
I hope that helps you ,
Thanks
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Hi, My father has recently been having a foot spasm where his leg will twitch forward and back without any control. His leg then will feel like dead weight and he falls over. This is happening around 2 to 3 times a day. He has been in hospital for 3 weeks where he has had MRI scans and a lumbar operation. The results have been all clear and they have sent him home on some medication. He is still falling over and having the leg spasms. Can anyone help with what may be wrong?Thanks,Brad.
hi,

as mentioned by you, that your father has undergone the lumbar spine surgery, then what surgery he has undergone for? Also, this is more like the irritation to the sensory and motor functions of the nerve. Also, what were his symptoms before the Surgery?

I will advice to undergo physical...
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