Does she suffer from fibromyalgia, leg pain? Pain associated with pain points and trigger points on multiple sites? Although they often refer to them as touch points, they are actually areas rather than charges.
I am yet to find someone with fibromyalgia who simply has a point of pain or sensitivity. (However, both hot spots and areas of generalized pain still used for the diagnosis) And because the sensitive points differ from the trigger points, see also the ‘trigger points’ for TRP discussion in fibromyalgia.
Now most people with fibro describe the “zona” pain that radiates to the surrounding tendons or trigger points. It is often not an implication with a tendon, ligament or associated Trp (trigger point). This is what causes pain to radiate or expand.
Take for example the sensitive points inside the knee. This area can extend, on average, 2 to 4 inches above and below the inside of the knee. So, it really makes more sense to call this reference to an area of pain, especially when it comes to work solutions. Yes, there are many tender points at the lower end of the fibrous body.
Certain Activities of Daily Living (ADL) may aggravate fibromyalgia leg pain
Examples are seated for long periods of standing in one place, displacement or change in weight while standing, driving, traveling, cleaning operations, etc.
The most severe leg pain can fibromyalgia? Trigger points, inactivity, loss of muscle mass, low back pain, sciatica, joint involvement of IS, certain medications, cold / flu and more. The interesting thing about fibromyalgia – related leg pain is that it does not matter if you are standing, sitting or lying down.
The tenderness for pain in the lower quadrant of the fibrous body is increased because it only causes stitches in layers of muscle tissue and extremely sensitive areas that are not directly related to an activity or exercise.
the results of fibromyalgia legs pain when strength and agility are lost.
The longer and more widely used leg muscle (also known as the sartorius muscle in the quadriceps) is responsible for much of our mobility in the lower quadrant of the fibrous body. Here in the photo beside hi-lited I have areas that cause most of the fibro pain in the lower part of the body.
When this muscle conditioning the muscles around and turned everything around this area also weakens including tendons and ligaments.
Mobility can be lost and these “areas” of interest to be even greater (as shown in the adjacent table), pain points distributed distributed above and below the position of the point within the actual knee.
Sensitive pain points on the buttock may also radiate to the leg, often on the sides of the back and legs. Hip and leg pain can be caused by Illiotibial band (outer leg) that extends from the hip area on one side of each leg and when the area is subject it can cause severe pounding and stiffness.
Weakness and / or butter on hip abductors can also cause extreme stiffness and decreased mobility. Band Illness (ITBS) Illiotibial can occur in athletes through repetition and overuse, but this painful condition is not uncommon for people with fibromyalgia.
Now is when there is some controversy. Is it the fibro worsen or are these areas / weaker Fibro areas always body? Are you suffering from chronic myofascial pain at the top of fibromyalgia? This could be the reason why you feel the pain in the leg is getting worse, since there are many layers of trigger points in the lower body.
One thing to keep in mind with fibromyalgia and leg pain is that any position to stay for long, such as sitting or standing can increase pain and trigger trigger points. The sensitive points will always be there on some level, but they are the trigger points that are triggered by repetitive motions or are in a very long position.
I say often, we do not recommend sitting for a long time early in the morning. During your stay in bed to sit early in the morning, it only creates greater stiffness in the lower back, hips, legs and knees.