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why do i like to tap my hands and feet

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Symptoms: She might just be a bit ansy. No responsible doctor would try to diagnose with this limited information. These may or may not be symptoms of a med ... Read More
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Agree with Dr. F: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see ... Read More

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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Not likely: I doubt ALS but if concerned you should seek consultation with a neurologist.
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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Comes on differently: What you have doesn't describe the presenting features or EVEN the LEAST COMMON manifestations of ALS. Not sure which blog site you looked at that got ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Resee the doctor now: You have quite a lot of issues. It might important to have you see your doctor as soon as possible. The medicine can do that but please make sure you ... Read More
Dr. Patricia Foster
43 years experience Psychiatry
See MD: You're taking a hefty dose of clomipramine plus Risperidal (risperidone) (?dose) which have numerous side effects and some drug interactions. Ple ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
The first step,: of course, is to make the correct diagnosis. First on my list of differential diagnoses would be Morton's Neuroma, a benign tumor usually located at t ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
Arthritis: (osteo) typically occurs in this joint and it doesn't have to hurt. I wouldn't take or do anything about it, but don't aggravate it by tapping.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Not normal, but...: ...it has nothing to do with your spinal tap, except possibly as a symptom of anxiety about it.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Memory: Check with pcp or endocrinologist. Consider thyroid, endocrine, heavy metals, early dementia, tumor, or hormonal.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
As above : See a mental health professional for evaluation.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience General Practice
Neuroma: Symptoms of electric shock when locus on foot is pressed is likely due to contused foot nerve or benign growth on nerve called neuroma. This possibly ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
38 years experience Internal Medicine
How old are you?: If you are in late forties, I would say this could be from Menopausal symptoms. Do you have Diabetes? If there is Peripherl Neuropathy; try taking Vi ... Read More
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