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Swelling behind the knee with pain inside lower leg?
Believe it or not, it may be sciatica. If you lie on your back, with a pillow under your knees--and put heat under the back of the knee, you may find some temporary relief. However, you probably need to visit a doctor or physical therapist to relieve the issue.
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Probably. If you have emphysema and cannot breathe well, not enough oxygen is going through your body. Swelling of the legs could be a symptom of it not getting enough oxygen.… Since the legs are extremities of the body, the body could be keeping the oxygen through different routes, closer to the core.
Answer It sounds like edema. The following link will have some information pertaining to the above mentioned - you will want to have this checked as it can be the… cause of an underlying condition. http://adam.about.com/encyclopedia/Lower-leg-edema.htm http://adam.about.com/encyclopedia/Foot-leg-and-ankle-swelling.htm
A soccer player got kicked on the front of the leg below the knee The knee began to swell get hot and painful what has happened?
i think you need to study for it then have people answer your questions
Pain behind the knee is usually caused by 1) Bakers Cyst: inflammation of the bursa (fluid filled sac) behind the knee 2) Cartilage tear 3) Arthritis 4) A hamstring injury 5) …A knee sprain
I have this problem right now. I am researching and they say there are 3 reasons: 1) Arthritis 2) Pulled muscle (usually the hamstring) 3) Cyst I can tell you i have osteo in… my hands specifically my thumbs.. they say from over use which can be a truthful reason.. lately my knees hve been killing me and i have a wierd lump behind my knee ironically i have had it for years and years so fed up with this pain i finally broke down and made an appointment with reumatologist hopefully to get injections currently taking arthrotec an anti inflamatory and vicodine which does take the pain away theres is truly not much they will do unless you have insurance fit for a king.walking and getting the blood flowing best treatment you can do. the better your circulation the better you feel..so i was so miserable i forced myself on the tread mill started five minutes at a time through out the day walked an hour stretched for forty ...pain went away and i had no meds...i plan on betting into a regular routine to at least walk about 3.5 mph try it
When your muscles hurt.
any redness swelling or tenderness? go to an emergency aid clinic could be a DVT ( deep vein thrombosis) which could be swelling. If no swelling could be sciatic nerve. Withou…t knowing your symptoms better all I can say is get to a physician.
try pain killers. however if the problem does not go away you should see a doctor about it.
Pain inside of the core of your lower leg could have many causes. You may have fractured a bone for example.
What is the cause of redness and swelling in one lower leg below the knee one year after ankle surgery?
You need to see your doctor, because you may have an infection.
Stressed muscles when you exercise or if u have walked to much believe me I know I've had the pains in the back of my legs for a while now
Sharp pain behind the knee can be caused by different things andmore information is needed before this can be answered. If it is asharp pain it may be from either a small musc…le called thepopliteal or it can be from an injury to the posterior cruciateligament.
If accompanied by lower back injury or problems it could be a condition known as peripheral neuropathy and it can progress to the point of you not being able to control yo…ur bladder and bowels.