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1,941 Possible Causes for Lower Leg Pain

  • Insect Bite

    In some situations and in some locations, such as the lower leg or shin, large blisters can occur.[] To slow the spread of venom, lower your arm or leg where you have been stung.[] Purpuric bites on the lower leg can mimic vasculitis. A few insect bites are large enough to cause pain from the bite itself, with or without an allergic response.[]

  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome

    Shin splints, or medial tibial stress syndrome, are the most common cause of lower-leg pain in athletes.[] We need to move away from the term shin splints and revert back to the less sexy term of lower leg pain, and from there we need to diagnose what type of lower leg pain.[] Symptoms of shin splints Tenderness, soreness, dull, aching pain in front of lower leg Mild swelling in lower leg Pain may appear only during exercise at first, but will become[]

  • Periostitis

    There are a number other causes of lower leg pain that can mimic periostitis.[] […] unit originating from lower part of leg or tibia during weight bearing - anterolateral or posteromedial - anterolateral: pain/tenderness lat to tibia over compartment; may[] They include: tendonitis, a partial muscle tear, growth plate inflammation, referred lower back pain, lower leg muscle imbalance, a leg length difference and compartment syndrome[]

  • Anterior Compartment Syndrome

    […] and disability in the lower leg.”[] The lower leg is the most common site. The cause is usually trauma and the typical presentation includes pain, pallor and paresthesia.[] Athletes that present with CECS will complain of increasing lower leg pain upon physical exertion.[]

  • Erythema Nodosum

    Question After developing a range of symptoms on my lower legs earlier this year (painful and swollen knee joints, swollen lower legs and ankles, reddish brown bruising, lumps[] (M2.DM.41) A 21-year-old college student presents to the student health center complaining of persistent swollen, red, painful, hard "pimples" on his lower legs (Figure A)[] The characteristic lesions are painful nodules on the lower legs (particularly shins). EN is a clinical diagnosis.[]

  • Osgood-Schlatter Disease

    The main symptom is painful swelling over a bump on the lower leg bone (shinbone). Symptoms occur on one or both legs.[] Symptoms The main symptom is painful swelling over a bump on the lower leg bone (shinbone). Symptoms occur on one or both legs.[] You may have leg pain or knee pain , which gets worse with running, jumping, and climbing stairs.[]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Pain and swelling in the lower leg can be symptoms of a blood clot.[] Yes Pain or swelling in one calf No Pain or swelling in one calf Do you have pain in your ribs or the muscles of your chest?[] Breathing problems are getting better Yes Symptoms of serious illness No Symptoms of serious illness Do you have pain or swelling in one calf?[]

  • Osteomyelitis of the Tibia

    Lower back pain (if the spine is involved). Swelling of the ankles, feet, and legs. Loss or decrease of motion of a joint.[] […] back pain (if the vertebrae are involved) Swelling of the legs, ankles, and feet The primary manifestations of osteomyelitis may vary between adults and children.[] There was a 6 cm 4 cm painful tender swelling over the medial aspect of the lower one-third of the left leg.[]

  • Hereditary ATTR Amyloidosis

    It can result in tingling, numbness and burning pain in any part of the body, but commonly is felt in the hands, feet and lower legs.[] Some patients may experience an increased sensitivity to pain. A loss of sensitivity to temperature may also occur.[]

  • Hemophilia A

    Case 3 A 26-years-old man with congenital Hemophilia-A and factor VIII inhibitor, was presented with right lower abdominal pain and tenderness for 2-days duration.[] Spinal cord – weakness, tingling, or pain in the arms or legs; difficulty with urination or bowel movements, back pain, loss of movement.[] The patient was not able to extend his right leg associated with paraesthesia of the thigh.[]

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