shooting pain


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shooting pain

Pain that seems to travel like lightning from one place to another.
See also: pain
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Actress Vidya Balan, who had plans to celebrate New Year with her husband Siddharth Roy Kapur abroad, had to cancel the outing and return home to get hospitalised after suffering shooting pains which could be due to a kidney stone.
She can't sit or stand without enduring shooting pain, which she curbs by popping prescription medication like candy.
However, if your discomfort worsens with each repetition or you feel a shooting pain, stop." If you experience swelling around the knee after exercise, try RICE:
When dentine is exposed, any cold/hot or sugary fluids can trigger a shooting pain in that tooth which lasts for a few seconds then goes away.
Other symptoms can include tingling sensations and shooting pain that starts in the buttock region and travels down towards the foot.
I grabbed it and felt a shooting pain from my thumb up to my shoulder.
When the patient saw the hospital attending physician (at the family practice group where she was a partner) after discharge from the hospital, he complained of shooting pain down his spine.
If you do see a physician, before the appointment try to remember when the pain started, whether anything you do helps to relieve the pain (taking pain-relieving drugs, lying down, etc.), what brings on the pain (walking, bending over, etc.) and how-you would describe the pain--for example, is it sharp, shooting pain or a dull ache?
Note that a neuroma (inflamed nerve) can occur in the same area, but it is usually described as a shooting pain and is associated with toe numbness.
It was reported his jockey stopped riding due to a shooting pain in his legs.
"She is suffering from shooting pain from the bunions.
"I was trying to borrow a pen from my friend who was sitting behind me when I felt a heavy stick fall on my right elbow with a shooting pain," the boy said.