Posts Tagged ‘upper leg’

Semimembranosus Muscle: Buttock, Thigh, Knee, Calf Pain

Pain below the buttock traveling down the inside leg to the knee and sometimes calf can indicate semimembranosus dysfunction. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the semimembranosus muscle? Pain just below the buttock Pain down the back of the thigh and into the knee, occasionally going into the upper calf Pain intensifies while…

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Semitendinosus Muscle: Buttock, Thigh, Knee, Calf Pain-Hamstring Muscle

Pain below the buttock traveling down the inside leg to the knee and sometimes calf can indicate semitendinosus dysfunction. What pain and symptoms are associated with the semitendinosus muscle? Pain just below the buttock Pain  down the back of the thigh and into the knee, occasionally going into the upper calf Pain intensifies while walking…

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Adductor Longus Muscle: Groin, Thigh, Hip Joint, Knee Pain

The adductor longusmuscle can contribute to groin pain, pain in the front of the thigh, hip joint and knee pain. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the adductor longus muscle? Groin pain during activity, pain subsides with rest Pain in the front of the outer upper thigh near the hip joint Deep pain…

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Adductor Brevis Muscle: Groin, Thigh, Hip, Knee Pain

The adductor brevis muscle can contribute to groin pain, pain in the front of the thigh, hip joint and knee pain. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the adductor brevis muscle? Groin pain during activity, pain subsides with rest Pain in the front of the outer upper thigh near the hip joint Deep…

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Adductor Magnus Muscle: Groin, Pelvic and Thigh Pain

Deep aching in the groin and pelvis areas that sometimes includes a sharp stabbing pain can be caused by the adductor magnus. Pain starting at the hip extending down the front of the thigh going toward the inside of the knee is also a sign of adductor dysfunction. What are the pain and symptoms associated…

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Sartorius Muscle: Hip, Upper Thigh and Knee Pain

The sartorius can cause a stinging burning pain in the front and inside of the thigh. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the sartorius muscle? Burning stinging pain under the skin starting at the outside of the bottom of the  hip, traveling down the thigh to the inside of the knee (pain and/0r…

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Piriformis Muscle: Back, Hip, Buttock, Pelvic, Thigh Pain

Pain in the low back, hip, hip joint, pelvis, buttock and occasionally pain going down the back of the thigh indicate piriformis dysfunction. What are the symptoms and pain associated with the piriformis muscle? Low back pain at the base of the spine Buttock pain Hip pain around the hip joint Aching pain, burning or tingling…

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Gluteus Medius Muscle: Belt Line, Hip, Buttock, Thigh Pain

Pain in the buttocks and hip can indicate gluteus medius dysfunction. Pain occasionally extends down the side of the thigh as well as into the back of the thigh. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the gluteus medius muscle? Pain in the lower back around the beltline Pain in the hip Pain in…

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Vastus Lateralis Muscle: Hip, Thigh, Knee Pain

Pain in the hip extending down the side of the thigh and into the knee is a sign of vastus lateralis dysfunction. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the vastus lateralis? Knee pain Pain on the side of the thigh extending down into the front and back of the knee Pain under the…

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