Leg tingling

Patient

Q: My left leg has been feeling strange lately. There is this numbness and tingling/burning feeling throughout my knee all the way down to my big toe. There is an occasional small ache in my calf muscle. It's usually at its peak after I lay down for the night. This has been going on for 5 days now. I don't know if it is a blood clot or sciatica pain. I've also been having back pains along the spine. I am a 19 y/o female and obese. What could this be??

Symptoms:  Swollen knee, tingling/burning down left leg.
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