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I have Macrocytic Anemia, also had 2 operations last year for cyst removal on L5. Have bad cramping

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • June 16, 2014
  • 00:36 AM

I have Macrocytic Anemia and also had 2 operations last year for cyst removal on L5 - caused bad sciatica. Could the leg/foot cramping in the middle of the night have anything to do with the fact that I still have sciatica problems or are the cramps due to the Anemia? Sometimes the pain feels like it's in my joints around my hip area - for instance when I'm driving. If I press on the nerve in my right buttock area I can feel it going right down into my leg.

I would appreciate any thoughts on this matter. Am awaiting results of 2nd set of blood tests. My Mother had leg cramps (low potassium) and was later diagnosed with leukemia.

Thanks,

Evatlangley

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