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173 Possible Causes for Anterior Thigh Pain

  • Meralgia Paresthetica

    The pain was located in the anterior thigh and radiated to the medial knee. That area was also painful to the touch.[healio.com] Diagnosis The patient complains of sensory disturbance over the anterolateral aspect of the thigh (anesthesia, pain or hyperesthesia of anterior thigh).[osteofisioluciani.com] Meralgia paresthetica: a long‐standing performance‐limiting cause of anterior thigh pain in a soccer player .[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Anterior Thigh Pain

    Idiopathic anterior thigh pain is more common in non-canal-filling prostheses.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We concluded that imaging of the retroperitoneum should be considered in any patient presenting with anterior thigh pain and weakness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Anterior thigh pain is a much-misunderstood condition.[dynamicchiropractic.com]

  • Femoral Neuropathy

    Radiography had detected destructive changes in her hip joint associated with her bursitis, and she had reported some paresthesia along the left anterior distal thigh.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Femoral nerve damage causes severe pain in the buttock and upper anterior thigh and lower inner leg pain. This page was updated by Dr Barrie Lewis on 29th October, 2018.[chiropractic-help.com] , weakness, and sensory loss in the anterior thigh.[clinicalgate.com]

  • Nodular Nonsuppurative Panniculitis

    Abstract Recurrent episodes of livid, painful, subcutaneous nodules on both lower extremities with consecutive soft tissue atrophy developed in a 57-year-old woman with previously undiagnosed primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) and Hashimoto's thyroiditis. Histological examination of a biopsy taken from an active area of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Musculoskeletal Lower Back Pain

    A positive test suggests pain in the L2-4 region if they complain of pain in the anterior thigh while the leg is lifted up. (See image.[stanfordmedicine25.stanford.edu] This test involves stretching the femoral nerve and looking for pain in the anterior thigh of the same leg.[bjdonline.org] The patient may state that the pain begins in the lower back and radiates down the posterior thighs or even the lower abdomen and anterior thighs. 14 Physical examination[practicalpainmanagement.com]

  • Ganglion Cyst

    METHODS: An 86-year-old woman was referred to our spine service for a 2-year history of anterior thigh and leg pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lumbar Disk Herniation

    T12-L1 Pain in inguinal region and medial thigh None L1-2 Pain in anterior and medial aspect of upper thigh Slight weakness in quadriceps; slightly diminished suprapatellar[aafp.org] […] reflex L2-3 Pain in anterolateral thigh Weakened quadriceps; diminished patellar or suprapatellar reflex L3-4 Pain in posterolateral thigh and anterior tibial area Weakened[aafp.org] -3 Pain in anterolateral thigh Weakened quadriceps; diminished patellar or suprapatellar reflex L3-4 Pain in posterolateral thigh and anterior tibial area Weakened quadriceps[aafp.org]

  • Neuropathy

    Numbness in the lateral aspect of the thigh. Severe pain which restricts activities (reproduced by palpation under the anterior superior iliac spine).[patient.info] In people with diabetes mellitus, mononeuritis multiplex typically is encountered as acute, unilateral, and severe thigh pain followed by anterior muscle weakness and loss[en.wikipedia.org] Paraesthesia in the anterolateral aspect of the thigh. No motor weakness.[patient.info]

  • Osteoarthritis

    Knee pain due to OA is usually bilateral and felt in and around the knee. Hip pain due to OA is felt in the groin and anterior or lateral thigh.[patient.info] Hip OA pain can also be referred to the knee and, in males, to the testicle on the affected side. Joint stiffness in the morning or after rest.[patient.info]

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    Numbness in the lateral aspect of the thigh. Severe pain which restricts activities (reproduced by palpation under the anterior superior iliac spine).[patient.info] In people with diabetes mellitus, mononeuritis multiplex typically is encountered as acute, unilateral, and severe thigh pain followed by anterior muscle weakness and loss[en.wikipedia.org] Paraesthesia in the anterolateral aspect of the thigh. No motor weakness.[patient.info]

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