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A 52-year-old male asked:

i have a tight numb feeling right toe and pins and needles in my big toe and a little bit in my left foot right when i get up and walk a few steps.

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Consider: Nerve impingement in the lower back as the cause.

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