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Is it normal to have leg cramps and muscle soreness 6 weeks

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is it normal to have leg cramps and muscle soreness 6 weeks after a total thyroidectomy. all my labs are within the normal range.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Endocrinology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

This is Dr. David

no, it is not normal to have leg cramps

did you have your magnesium levels checked?

what is your potassium levels?

you should also get a blood creatinine phosokinase levels checked and ESR level checked as well to look for muscle inflammation and inflammation in your body