Doctors for Muscle Cramps in Agaramthen, Kanchipuram
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Muscle Cramps are sudden contractions that occur in various muscles of the body. While these contractions are painful, these majorly affect different muscle groups. Commonly affected muscles include muscles in the back of the lower leg, back of the thigh, and front of the thigh. Muscle Cramps usually occur due to muscle injuries and dehydration. The common signs and symptoms of Muscle Cramps include pain in the muscles.
HOW IS MUSCLE CRAMPS DIAGNOSED?
Muscle cramps are usually not permanent, hence it is difficult for diagnosing it at a doctor’s clinic. However, complications like redness or swelling or frequent occurrence of muscle cramps needs to be reported to the doctor. General physician may evaluate your symptoms and also perform a complete physical examination. The doctor may look for signs of dehydration, swelling or nerve disorders.
HOW IS MUSCLE CRAMPS TREATED?
Home treatment is most recommended. Hot cloth massage, using heating pad, ice or a cold cloth can relieve the cramps. Stretching can also help. Further treatment depends on the underlying condition.
DID YOU KNOW?
Sometimes, muscle cramps could be a sign of muscle tear. If it happens on a recurring basis you should consult a doctor to rule out this possibility.