Causes Of Pain In The Thigh Area, Especially When Bending Over?
, please ask permission to ask .. my wife after checking the cholesterol, the result is 265..the right thigh when I lie down can move “or lift it up, but when I walk or bend it feels ” cleng “hurts … why huh .. r nThank you in advance …
Hi roest .. Thank you for the question given.
Pain in the thigh area as your wife complained about can be caused by:
Muscle pain due to exertion
Inflammation of the joints for example due to osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout
The sciatica is caused by the pinching of the sciatic nerve in the spine
If the pain is felt continuously, the legs feel numb, tingling, then it's a good idea to have your wife checked by a doctor or neurologist. So that doctors can carry out a direct physical examination and can be proposed for X-rays, lab checks, nerve function. from the results of the examination, the diagnosis can be established and the appropriate treatment can be done. Meanwhile, high cholesterol levels do not always cause symptoms. However, it's a good idea for your wife to start making improvements to life patterns such as: avoiding foods that contain high fat, increasing the consumption of vegetables and fruits, and regular exercise. Because high cholesterol levels are at risk for stroke and heart problems.
Meanwhile, to treat pain in the thigh area, what can be done include:
Avoid activities that are too strenuous and avoid lifting objects that are too heavy
To reduce pain you can take paracteamol according to the dosage or with a warm compress
Raise your feet higher when resting
May be useful