Thigh injuries

Was 95km into a 200km ride when my right leg spasmed from knee to hip. Was in great pain for about 5 minutes until the medical staff applied a cold compress. Had to withdraw even after the spasm released as it would recur when I tried to pedal. It is now 3 days later and it still hurts even in a resting position. Can't find a clinic or doctor interested in looking at the leg as they feel all it needs is rest. I've had cramps and muscle spasms before none like this. Any hints?

Posted By Jim on June 14, 2010 at 11:43:56:

Proven effective in the treatment of swelling and edema of the ankle joints. Controlled, uniform compression throughout entire effected area.

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