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Old 06-05-2007, 12:34 PM   #1
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Smile Chronic Tight Aching Legs

Hi All,

I have been suffering for almost 2 years now with the following sympthoms with my legs:

hot burning
throbbing
shooting and stabbing pains
cramping
aching and tighness aswell as numbness
pins and needles

I have been undegoing regular consultations with neurology experts and a series of tests including all blood and muscle and nerve tests however no-one can diagnose the problem. Incidently its not hormonal. The condition has been classed as Peripheral Neuropathic pain.

Just wondered if anyone else has experienced a similar condition or know anyone with similar experiences who would like to share their thoughts.

Thanking you.

El. but remaining

 
Old 06-05-2007, 03:12 PM   #2
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Re: Chronic Tight Aching Legs

I can relate to what your feeling.

Have they done any MRI's to rule out any impingement or a MRI of the c-spine or brain to rule out neurological disorders?

 
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Old 06-05-2007, 05:18 PM   #3
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Re: Chronic Tight Aching Legs

Hi El,
I'm in the same boat as you.
And they cant figure out whats causing my leg crazies either.
I also have some shoulder crazies, but that seems to be perhaps related to some spine curvature? currently under treatment of chiropractor.
I've also had a lot of luck with anti-inflammatory diet- magnesium supplementation as well as herbal anti-inflammatory and nerve helpers (dha/epa)
i second nuff's question re: an MRI, but see if you can get a good evaluation from a chiropractor or a physical therapist, and see if u can get hooked up with a nutritionist or massage therapists. might help!
Take care,
-Sarah

 
Old 06-07-2007, 06:11 AM   #4
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Re: Chronic Tight Aching Legs

thanks all for the info will investigate re scans and the biopsy and update you on any more findings..

thanks again and if you hear of anything else please feel free to share

el

 
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