A 40-year-old member asked:
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how many causes are there for numbness and tingling throughout the body?

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Dr. K. Olson
Dr. K. Olson answered
38 years experience Psychiatry
Many many: Direct nerve irritation by pressure being applied to them, severing of the nerves via injury or underlying illness, metabolic processes, medications, demyelinating diseases, strokes, radiation therapy, infections, autoimmune disorders, vasculitis, hyperventilation - are just a few.
Answered on May 13, 2018
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? Hyperventilation?: Have you been hyperventilating? Most often numbness is to lips, hands and feet.
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