A 22-year-old female asked:
both arms and both legs keep falling asleep while sleeping? waking up three-four times and urinating but can't move until they are fully awake.
1 doctor answer
Dr. Laurence Badgley answered
52 years experience General Practice
Hypermobility ? : 22y fem wakes several times nightly w. paresthesias both lower extremities & need to urinate more frequently than normal. Symptoms suggest nerve impingements within pelvic girdle. Leg symptoms via sciatic nerves overlying ventral aspect sacroiliac joints. Bladder parasympathetics transit pre-sacral plexus same region. Concern: pelvic girdle instability of Hypermobility Syndrome. See Comments:
Answered on Oct 31, 2015
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