A 18-year-old female asked:
Hand wrist arm burning ? and sometimes my leg what is this?i also feel the warmth and the pulsating of it? sometimes metallic taste what doc/testsneed
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Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Neurologist: If the burning were restricted to the hand and wrist, nerve impingement at the wrist(carpal tunnel syndrome) would be suggested. However this would not explain leg burning sensation. A neurologist would be best to evaluate you and any appropriate tests will be ordered.
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Last updated Jun 16, 2017
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