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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
33 years experience Neurology
Get examined: An examination by your favorite physician will get things rolling for you. There are several possibilities to explain your symptoms but you will need ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Absolutely: Yes, but what it would really come down to is properly diagnosing and treating the condition. There are a number of potential causes and treament wou ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe nerve pressed: A person who gets numbness, tingling, or odd sensations in a part of his body only when in certain positions, is likely pressing on the nerve to that ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harris Cohen
21 years experience Family Medicine
Numbness: Numbness is a sign of nerve irritation -- it can be central (near the spinal cord or in the brain itself) or peripheral (closer to the thigh) -- there ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Feola
31 years experience Internal Medicine
R/O SCIATICA : . You need a full exam and focused Neuro exam with reflexes Checked. Also X-ray of lumbar spine and if no improvement an MRI to rule out arthritis a ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Meralgia: Paresthetica secondary to traumatic injury to your lateral femoro-cutaneus nerve, probably when you collapsed after one IV injection. See a neurologi ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
19 years experience Family Medicine
Back : Back pain can be debilitating and signficantly can affect a person's quality of life. The only way you will know for sure what is going on is to have ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohamed Aboyoussef
26 years experience Rheumatology
Need to be examined: it is hard to tell by your description but it could be an abscess. please have it checked out by your local doctor. best wishes
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Baker
14 years experience Neurology
Meralgia: Meralgia paresthetica. Inflammation of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve in the region just medial to the anterior superior iliac spine (hip bone ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
54 years experience Neurosurgery
Not a rare thing: Compression of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve, usually at the groin can do what you describe. Common causes include tight clothing compressing t ... Read More
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