Trinidad and Tobago
A 53-year-old female asked:
Could you tell me why my left calf muscle is going numb only when lying down? is this a sign of clotting?
2 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Allan Evangelistaanswered
Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery 21 years experience
Need a Specialist: Please see a specialist to make sure it is not a nerve impingement from your lower back, blood clot, muscular spasms due to calf muscle tightness, etc
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Dr. Prem Guptaanswered
neurology 50 years experience
No clotting: See a neurologist. You may have a pinched nerve in low back when you lie down flat.
4.3k viewsAnswered >2 years agoMerged
Last updated Jun 27, 2015
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