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Atlanta, GA
A 31-year-old male asked:

Are there any hormone problems that cause physical anxiety symptoms (paresthesia, muscle twitching, jitteriness)?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Yes: Actually and imbalance of any of your hormones could cause the symptoms, but the most common one would be a thyroid problem. Talk to your doctor checking your thyroid involves a blood test.
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