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Hi a long time ago i banged my upper leg on the muscle and

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Hi a long time ago i banged my upper leg on the muscle and to this day it still hurts not much has a work but when I touch it and lying day when resting what have I done
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
Dr. Shahzad MD :

Hi there. Thank you for your question. I will be helping you out with your queries

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Have you been seen for this as yet?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Have you had an MRI of your muscle to see if there is any muscle tear?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Please let me know.

Customer: No not really because I just thought banging it won't do much it was in a corner of a table but I have been to the doctors recent for over problems I don't want to go again because they will think I'm weird
Dr. Shahzad MD :

How long back was it that you hurt your leg?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Also can you please mention your age and gender?

Customer: At the end of 2013
Customer: 21 and female
Dr. Shahzad MD :

Do you have any other medical problems/

Dr. Shahzad MD :

On any medications for anything?

Customer: No not really just anxiety
Dr. Shahzad MD :

ok

Dr. Shahzad MD :

and you mentioned it is tender to touch right?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Is it the right leg or left leg?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

You mentioned 'upper leg', is it the thigh or the upper part of the leg below the knee?

Customer: Yeh and when I'm lying Down when i move my leg it hurts
Dr. Shahzad MD :

Is it the upper leg below the knee or the thigh?

Customer: The upper thigh above the knee
Dr. Shahzad MD :

and does it hurt more when you walk around?

Customer: Some times not all the time
Dr. Shahzad MD :

I think that you should give it complete rest for at least 8 weeks and I would also recommend that you should have an MRI scan of your thigh to have a look at the muscle to see if there is a tear.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Complete rest means you can walk around but no exercise and no brisk walk.

Customer: Ok thanks very much
Dr. Shahzad MD :

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