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What can cause regular burning sensasion and sleepiness in your left foot and thigh for long periods at a time and almost on a daily basis.

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Dr. Adam Lewis
Neurosurgery 35 years experience
Sciatic nerve pain: Burning and numbness in the thigh and leg can be caused by a pinched nerve in the back. Peripheral impingement can occur at the hip, knee or ankle. See a neurosurgeon to develop a treatment to eliminate the pain l.

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Last updated Apr 24, 2014

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