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Can a blood clot cause upper leg pain?

Can a blood clot cause upper leg pain?

Urgency: Primary care doctor Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a blood clot that forms in a vein deep in the body. Most deep vein clots occur in the lower leg or thigh. Top Symptoms: fever, thigh pain, upper leg swelling, calf pain, butt pain

What does it mean when your legs hurt at night?

Leg pain at night can be a sign of a serious condition, and only a healthcare professional can diagnose you with PAD. Peripheral Artery Disease is a circulatory disease in which blocked arteries reduce blood flow to the extremities, most commonly, the legs and feet.

Why does my leg hurt when I put weight on it?

This injury happens when the tissue that connects a bone to a bone, called a ligament, is stretched or torn. Ankle sprains are common. The injured area swells and hurts, and you can’t put weight on it.

What causes severe pain in the upper leg?

Symptoms that never occur with repetitive strain injury of the hamstring: upper leg injury, severe upper leg pain Arthritis of the hip is inflammation of one or more of the joints in the hip. Pain, swelling, and stiffness are the primary symptoms of arthritis.

What causes pain in the leg and waist?

MayoClinic.com states that most hip fractures are caused by falls, blunt-force trauma to the hip region and decreased bone mineral density. A hip fracture can cause pain in the leg and waist, or pelvic girdle area.

What causes pain in the bottom of the leg?

Some common causes of leg pain include: 1 Achilles tendinitis. 2 Achilles tendon rupture. 3 ACL injury (tearing of the anterior cruciate ligament in your knee). 4 Ankylosing spondylitis. 5 Baker’s cyst. 6 (more items)

What to do for severe upper leg pain?

Treatment involves rest; ice; over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs; stretching exercises for the iliotibial band; strengthening of the upper leg muscles; and, if needed, changes in the way the person strides or trains. Corticosteroid injections can be helpful and surgery may be tried in some cases.

Do you still suffer from an achy leg?

Do you still suffer from a achy leg, I have the exact same as what your describing. Mine is in the top of my left let, in my ankle and also where the pelvis is , all on the left side. Worried about aching left leg? Scared it could be serious?