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I have been having difficulty for over 2 years now walking / feeling generalized weakness in my legs & arms. it started with off bruises on my legs, and they went away w/i 5 days. i can't walk normally, and unusual gait. it's difficult to stand up?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh answered

Specializes in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma

An evaluation and imaging is a good starting point. An alternative is an urgent care center. A myopathy, spinal condition, and MS should be considered.

Answered Nov 15, 2020

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Dr. John Bodell answered

Specializes in General Surgery

In addition to previous suggestions. I would suggest keeping a diary of foods or snacks eaten. Present this to your family physician. concern over a snack such as licorice can cause similar problems. An evaluation of blood clotting tests would be considered.

Answered Nov 15, 2020

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