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what causes tingling in arms and legs

A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ilene Ruhoy
20 years experience Neurology
Yes but more eval: Considering your history of symptoms in public and when feeling worried, it certainly could represent a panic attack. If it increases in frequency and ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Moshe Usadi
Specializes in Family Medicine
Many things: These are common symptoms and are not usually serious. I would try position changes or exercise.
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Tricky: Ok, there's two main distributions of nerve problems: outward along an (injured) nerve or inward from the tips of (sick) nerves. Nerve problems in the ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
47 years experience neurology
Only arms: Disc in neck can cause tingling in one or both arms but not in legs.
A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert C. Cuetter
57 years experience Neurology
Cervical spondylosis: Many causes: a) peripheral neuropathies produced by diabetes b) toxic neuropathies produces by chemotherapeutic agents; c) arthritis of the neck prod ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Mass
45 years experience Hand Surgery
Many things: Carpal tunnel syndrome is the most common cause of numbness in the hand on the thumb side. Cubital tunnel syndrome causes little finger numbness. If ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Nerve pressure: You may have pressure on the sciatic nerve.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience General Practice
Hyperventilation: Complaint of paresthesias in both upper extremities & peri-oral region of face is a non-physiologic/anatomic pattern of neural function/expression ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Hogan
45 years experience Podiatry
Raynauds: Peripheral neuropathy, homeocysteine deficiency, emobolic phenomenon, aso/pvd, vasospastic phenonmenon (raynaud's).
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Weiner
41 years experience Psychiatry
See an MD: There are too many possibilities to give a list of possibilities about: medical problems, neurological problems, emotional issues are some general cat ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joyce Liporace
32 years experience Neurology
Neuropathy/Vascular: The main causes of pins and needles are the following: neuropathy (usually from diabetes or alcohol use), impaired blood flow, or metabolic causes su ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: These are symtoms that need to be evaluated thoroughly your physician. He/she will be able to discuss his/her findings and suggest a plan.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Numbness: With that constellation, consider a metabolic or electrolyte imbalance such as calcium, sodium, potassium, etc. It could also be independent problems ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Pollard
29 years experience Anesthesiology
See below: This could be from a variety of sources, however, the most likely is a compression of the nerve fibers from you spinal cord to these areas. Have an ur ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kornfeld
40 years experience Podiatry
Tingling in feet: The most common causes are diabetes and spinal stenosis which is a compression of the spinal nerves. There are other causes as well. Start with a podi ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Neuropathy: Can be from a problem in the back like a herniated disc etc or a systemic disease, in some vitamin deficiencies, chemotherapy treatments etc.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shane Parmer
22 years experience Vascular Surgery
Some nerve etc: Please see my earlier posts, however depending on the circumstances, it most often relates to nerve compression. Neuropathy from many possible causes ... Read More
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Dr. Michio Abe
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Neuropathy: Sounds like neuropathic pain. Peripheral neuropathy of various causes, including diabetes, prediabetes, alcoholism and B12 deficiency, can be experien ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Dunbar
27 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: Loss of sensation in the far end of the extremities can be related to underlying medical diseases like diabetes and problems that affect blood supply ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Idan Sharon
27 years experience Neurology
Poor circulation: Poor circulation may be due to poor health, cholesterol, diabetes, alcohol, or other medical condition that may affect the vessels that carry blood to ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Complex: Could be hyperventilation middle ear inflammation anxiety neurologic problem if continues see md.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edwin Schuller
44 years experience Family Medicine
See your Doc: At your age heart disease is a possibility. This should be ruled out first. Anxiety and hyperventilation can do it too but why take the chance. See yo ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidar Jahromi
55 years experience Neurology
Multiple locations : Including both sides of brain, brian stem , cervical spinal cord and / or peripheral nerve could be the sites of problem and different pathological pr ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
42 years experience Cardiology
Is it fluttering>?: Or is it muscle twitching it has different implications of disease.

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