What can cause pain in the thigh?

Answer Thigh pain can stem from a spinal problem, a tissue injury in the thigh area, or even obesity.NervesThe human nervous system radiates outward from the large nerves of the spine down into the legs, ... Read More »

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Does arthritis of the hip cause thigh pain?

Arthritis is a degenerative condition in which the protective cartilage of a joint wears away. As the degeneration progresses, bone is exposed. There is then bone-on-bone friction at the joint.The ... Read More »

What causes thigh pain?

Thigh pain causes vary from simple muscle cramps to serious conditions like Meralgia Paresthetica. Sometimes, the reasons for the problems have to do with the spine and/or any number of diseases. I... Read More »

What is ipsilateral thigh pain?

Ipsilateral thigh pain is a fairly vague term used to describe discomfort occurring in one thigh, but not the other. The word "ipsilateral" literally means "on the same side."LocationThe discomfort... Read More »

What are the causes of thigh pain?

The thigh bone or femur is the longest bone in the body. Surrounding the femur is a complex array of muscles, tendons, ligaments, nerves, veins and arteries. Thigh pain can be caused by any number ... Read More »