U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 55-year-old male asked about a 50-year-old female:

I am experiencing peppery pains on my left side of the body from the head to the toes of my leg.it will just be as its put by the side burning flame?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Robert Waskowitz
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Nerve compression: Think about nerve compression that would give burning sensation. Can be evaluated with emg.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Apr 22, 2014


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.