Your leg pain sounds like sciatica, which is caused by nerve compression putting pressure on your sciatic nerve. Unless it's very severe, you can help it by using a knowledgeable masseuse and by doing certain exercises. Here's a site that explains some of the proper exercises:www.spine-health.com/wellness/exercise/exercise-sciatica-a-herniated-disc
I have lower back pain and sciatica and both the exercises and massages help a lot.
As far as something new coming along, that's the hardest thing about
lupus that most of us deal with. I'm sorry you're having such a rough time.
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