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Is it possible to have carpal tunnel and your feet i keep getting the same reaction in my hands as my feet with my toes going numb and tingling?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Randy Bernstein
Podiatry 38 years experience
Tarsal Tunnnel Syndr: Yes, you can get Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in your feet called Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome. Both these problems are caused by pinched nerves. If you're getting both at the same time, then the problem may be something else like elevated glucose from diabetes or poor circulation, or neuropathies. This is not normal. Go see a doctor.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 29 years experience
Yes: But in the feet it's tarsal tunnel. There are other causes of numbness though like neuromas, or even radiculopathy from the back. Systemic disease like diabetes or vitamin deficiencies so you want to make sure you have the correct etiology.
Dr. Darryl Blinski
Plastic Surgery 47 years experience
Great response
Aug 30, 2015

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