Upper Leg Pain
Upper leg pain can cause discomfort like aching pain or burning pain. It can be due to back pain or lower leg pain which can be radiculopathy or referred pain.
- Difficulty walking
Cause of upper leg pain:
Hip and leg alignment faults can be the reason for thigh pain. Muscle stiffness and IT band tightness are major causes of sports.
Radiculopathy due to sciatica or piriformis muscle tightness can lead to pain in tightness and trigger points are a common causing factor.
Pain is the leading symptom of all pain in the thigh of multiple problems. Physiotherapy is the most important treatment in case of thigh pain. Advanced manual therapy works along with osteopathy and chiropractic treatment. Cupping therapy and dry needling are used to treat the stiffness and trigger points. Problems that can be treated with the physiotherapy:
Deep vein thrombosis
Radiculopathy from back and hip joint
IT band tightness
hamstrings stiffness or tear