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causes of altered sensation of fullness or heavy in left leg and arm other than als? i'm scared. male 20 yrs. had symptoms for about a year with no change.

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Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Lots: Fluid retention from lymph issue, prior trauma/injury, nerve issue, back pain/injury, hip issue, knee issue... Get hint? In 20s there are a lot of potential causes that are way more common than als. See your dr or an orthopedist or neurologist for evaluation, testing and possible physical therapy referral.
Answered on Dec 15, 2018

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