A 23-year-old female asked:
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right thigh will go numb if laying down. occasional pain in front area. i can usually tell my leg is being touched, but the feeling is very distant.

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Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
R/O SCIATICA : . You need a full exam and focused Neuro exam with reflexes Checked. Also X-ray of lumbar spine and if no improvement an MRI to rule out arthritis a bulging disc or congenital back issue. Till then no heavy lifting F/U with doctor for medical treatment. NSAID/Muscle Relaxant. Also start a GF DIET WHOLEAPPROACH.COM& focus on WG LOSS.
Answered on Mar 20, 2018
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