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A 25-year-old female asked:

My feet feel cold but when i touch them they're not cold at all. i've lost a lot of weight over the last few months and i can't say it's exercising because i haven't done that in a while. and my mid back hurts a lot lately. what could be the problem?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Exam needed: Sensation of cold feet can be due to peripheral neuropathy from diabetes,vitamin B12 deficiency, alcohol abuse, medications like beta blockers. Your midback pain could be from pathology affecting the spinal cord. Your symptoms warrant an evaluation by a physician or neurologist. Blood tests,mri of the spine will most likely be recommended.
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