Misdiagnosis of Thigh conditions
Common Misdiagnoses and Thigh conditions
Thigh tingling need not be multiple sclerosis: There is a fairly common nerve condition
called meralgia paresthetica that typically results in symptoms such as thigh tingling or thigh numbness.
It is a form of nerve symptom, and usually has fairly simple treatments and good prognosis.
For such symptoms, the other possibilities nevertheless do include multiple sclerosis
or other spinal nerve conditions.
See introduction to meralgia paresthetica and introduction to multiple sclerosis.
Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps,
particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes.
However, there are also various other causes.
See causes of leg cramps or misdiagnosis of diabetes.
General Misdiagnosis Articles
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Thigh conditions
or confirming a diagnosis of Thigh conditions,
it is useful to consider what other
medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative
conditions relevant to diagnosis.
These alternate diagnoses of Thigh conditions may already have
been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible
alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Thigh conditions.
For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases,
see Overview of Misdiagnosis.