A 37-year-old male asked:
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Could brain damage cause tingling/burning/muscle weakness in both arms and legs? Brain MRI is normal, B12 levels normal.

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Dr. Melissa Gowans
20 years experience in Pediatrics
Peripheral nerves: Your symptoms seem to be more related to a peripheral neuropathy vs myopathy. Not likely stemming from the central nervous system
Answered on Jan 29, 2017
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