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Manteca, CA
A 26-year-old female asked:

Pins/needles/pain on left thigh and upper back.both happen often.same randomly @ arms,face,hands,legs all sudden onset.also muscles stiff&joint pain??

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Dr. Peter Schmidt
Pain Management 15 years experience
Many things: The differential diagnosis for these complaints is very broad. I suggest you start by seeing your primary care physician to be evaluated or perhaps a neurologist if you have access to specialists. Good luck!
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