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Painful tingling sensation felt on my left leg and foot? Carpal tunnel?

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Dr. David Hildreth
43 years experience in Hand Surgery
No: Carpal tunnel affects the hands and wrist. Usually the symptoms of numbness, or tingling, and or pain occur at night but can occur with activities during the day occasionally pts. Will experience retrograde symptoms of pain up the arms.
Answered on Mar 3, 2019
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