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Nerve pains: Paresthesias are annoying sensations from sensory nerves.

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Pess
Hand Surgery 41 years experience
Nerve: Nerve irritation or compression will cause a paresthesia in the distribution of the nerve.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
Emergency Medicine 21 years experience
There are many: The most worrisome are either stroke or diabetes. Others include sleeping or laying on an extremity (so-called "Saturday night palsy"), and certain el... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Neurology 59 years experience
Sensory!!: Paraesthesia means abnormal sensation (numbness, tingling etc).
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Few secs to days: Depends upon cause, such as hitting "funny bone", gone within secs, or medication reaction, duration of med effect, or chronic neuropathy, indefinite ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wenhui Cao
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 30 years experience
Abnormal sensation: weird or abnormal feeling including numbness, tingling sensation, pins-and-needles in skin area or body part. One example is when someone hits his elb... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Rundle
Dentistry 47 years experience
Numbness to the area: Paresthesia is a numb feeling to the affected area. The numbness can be profound and the person feel no sensation at all, or it may be mild such as a ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 60 years experience
Paresthesias=: ANY abnormal sensations...Hyepthesia means HEIGHTENED sensation ..eg pain , sensitivity to heat/cold Hope this helps! Dr Z
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Get checked.: The first step is to get a good history and physical, with appropriate lab work. Stop alcohol and drug use. Avoid supplements other than a basic vita... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Julian Bragg
Neurology 18 years experience
Tingles around mouth: Perioral paresthesias are sensations of numbness and tingling around the mouth. They can be triggered by hyperventilation (e.g. During panic attacks)... Read More
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