Upper Leg

Sciatica Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
Sciatica describes any shooting pain that begins at the spine and travels down the leg. The most common cause is a herniated or "slipped" disc in the lower spine.

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Painful Thigh Lump Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
A painful bump or lump on the thigh can also appear red, small or large, and often be located on the inner thigh. Most commonly, bumps on the inner thigh are caused by infected ingrown hairs, boils, cysts, or a swollen lymph node. Other causes include trauma to the thigh or abnormal cell growth like lipoma. Read below for more causes and how to treat your painful lump on the thigh.

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Dull, Achy Thigh Pain Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Are you experiencing a dull ache in your thigh(s)? The thigh contains one major bone and many muscles, nerves, and arteries, so aching thighs may signify an underlying condition that needs medical attention. Read below to learn why you may be experiencing thigh muscle pain and possible remedies.

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Upper Leg Bump Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Most bumps on the upper leg are benign and caused by underlying skin conditions like cysts, boils, abscess, or folliculitis. Other causes of bump on upper thigh include dermatofibroma, or lipoma. Read below for more information on causes and treatment options.

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Painless Thigh Lump Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Finding a painless thigh lump can be concerning, however most lump on the thigh are caused by non cancerous fatty tissue growth, also known as lipoma, or skin conditions like warts, cysts, or abscess. Swollen lymph nodes may also cause painless lumps on the inner thigh. Read below for more information on causes and treatment options for painless lump in thigh muscles.

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Swelling of One Thigh Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Noticing one thigh swelling can be a cause for concern. Trauma from an injury can cause compartment syndrome which can lead to a swollen thigh above the knee. Deep vein thrombosis or a thigh bruise are also common causes of a swollen thigh. Read more for information about causes and treatment options.

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