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A 33-year-old member asked:

What causes tingling, numbness and a burning sensation on the left side of the body?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Focal symptoms: Could be a migraine aura, possible transient cerebral ischemia, a focal sensory seizure, and if left arm only, maybe cardiac issue. Sometimes following certain strokes, a focal pain issue with ensue. A focal process in neck could result in unilateral issues in arm and leg. Best to get such problems examined and diagnosed.
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Last updated Dec 27, 2020

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