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What could be the cause of sudden numbness and or tingling in limbs

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
43 years experience in Family Medicine
Limb numbness: It will help if you specify whether this is only in 1 limb, only upper or lower limbs, or all limbs. If the numbness/tingling is sudden and in all 4 l ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Gaya
28 years experience in Neurology
Numbness : In young patients, demyelinating disorders is always a consideration. Other autoimmune disorders, or vitamin deficiencies may need to be excluded. Che ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience in Family Medicine
Left sided numbness: These are symptoms of great concern. There are several possibilites one of which could be a warning of an impending stroke. You should call your doc ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: Then take her to the ER and have the issue evaluated.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience in Family Medicine
Panic attack: It sounds like a panic attack please sit down relax and take deep breath's and it should disappear
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience in Internal Medicine
Could be: If you are sleeping in a position that exacerbates or makes it ticked off. You should sleep with knees bent and a pillow between and beneath your knee ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Forshing Lui
42 years experience in Neurology
Cervical spine.: Normal cervical spine has a forward curvature (lordosis). Reversal of cervical lordosis usually means cervical muscle spasm. It may lead to pain with ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
34 years experience in General Surgery
Doesn't fit...: Symptoms seem to be related to nerve impingement. Facial nerves are different than neck nerves, though, which are the nerve supply to the arm. If the ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Lages
67 years experience in Rheumatology
Probably not: If your Bells palsy responded to the amoxicillin, neuropathy will.probably do so too. Be patient.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Val Koganski
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Nerve compression: You squeezed / compressed a nerve while sleeping on your arm.

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