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A 31-year-old male asked:

Can back problems cause numbness and tingling in the body?

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Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 41 years experience
Yes as well as other: Potential reasons. For these symptoms to be spinal related, the problem would have to be above the level of the body experiencing the symptoms.
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Dr. Thomas A. McNally
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 27 years experience
Yes: Pinched nerves in the low back are often associated with numbness and tingling in the legs and feet.
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Last updated Jun 14, 2015

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