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I have severe inner thigh pain making it difficult to walk or sit or bend. I have tried about inflammatories heat and it is worse. When I use my leg muscles to turn in bed it spasms in my inner thighs .this is 2 weeks now.

Doctor's Assistant: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?

Sitting makes it worse to stand up and walk and no swelling

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Neurologist: drphophalia, Other replied 1 month ago
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Neurologist: drphophalia, Other replied 1 month ago

What is your age and gender?

Is there swelling, tenderness, warmth in inner side of thighs?

Do you have back pain?

Are you hip movements painful?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
59 female. Not my back just my inner thighs nd groin area. No swelling or redness.
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
My hips are not painful
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
If I sit and try to stand it is severe in inner thighs and difficulty walking
Neurologist: drphophalia, Other replied 1 month ago

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
It is a shooting pain
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
lifting my legs in a sitting position is very painful.
Neurologist: drphophalia, Other replied 1 month ago

Your symptoms can be due to:

1) Iliopsoas tendinitis

2) Groin injury

3) Pinched nerves in back

4) Hip tendonitis and bursitis

5) Osteitis pubis

6) Hip osteoarthritis.

The other possibility for your symptoms can be psoas syndrome.

Your need x-rays and MRI of the back, hip and pelvis for the initial evaluation.

The mainstay of the treatment are;

a) Physical therapy

b) Deep electrotherapy

c) Acupuncture

d) Warm compresses or ice compresses whatever suits you.

e) Local analgesic cream or spray

f) Motrin / Advil / Aleve.

Please feel free for your follow up questions.

I would be happy to assist you further, if you need any more information.

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
What would cause the sudden onset. And it has decreased in intensity one day and worse the next. I have tried ibuprofen without success and heat. As long as I am not mobile it doesn't hurt just ache. But very difficult to ambulate with the weakness and shooting pain.
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Sitting to standing is the most painful
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Should I just refer directly to a neurologist
Neurologist: drphophalia, Other replied 1 month ago

You may consult an orthopedic specialist and a neurologist.

A sudden onset pain need an MRI of the spine with investigations like nerve conduction velocity study and electromyography.

All these causes we had discussed above can have acute onset.

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