A 51-year-old female asked:
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for months my toes feels like they are cold but when i touch them they not and they are numb?

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Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Neuropathy.: It sounds as though you are exhibiting the beginning signs of a neuropathy. You will need to have a thorough evaluation to isolate the cause. Start with your PCP or go straight to a neurologist.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Neuropathy: This is probably a disease of the peripheral nerves. These are quite common. If you drink alcohol, stop. Your primary care physician will check your vitamin B12 levels -- don't add a supplement now. Best wishes.
Answered on Sep 23, 2016

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