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My thigh and back of my calf has been giving me problems,
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Whenever I sit or lay the ground, the joint or nerves or
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Dr.SAWHNEY ONLY!!!! I've been in bed for two days, lying on my back(because that is how I sleep) with a bad virus. When I get up, I have immense pain running from my back, around my belly and down my … read more
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Last night I got an intense pain in the back of my left leg,
Last night I got an intense pain in the back of my left leg, back upper thigh/hamstring area. I returned three days ago from a long flight - but I got up a lot during the flight and walked around. Pai… read more
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Friday evening I went to bed totally fine, but awoke to severe lower back pain. I have no numbness, weakness, or tingling in my legs. No fever, and no bowel or urination problems. I applied both heat … read more
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