U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 34-year-old male asked:

I have a numb lower left back and top off my left leg and a little pins and needles in my left arm. i'm worried any ideas?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Fisher
Neurology 31 years experience
I'm puzzled that...: ...You're worried but you haven't seen a doctor about it. There could be 1 cause or 2 separate causes. A single cause could be in your neck or brain. It could be minor things or it could be serious. If you're worried, is there a reason why you haven't seen a doctor about it?
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Jul 30, 2020


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.