A 31-year-old member asked:
my left hip has been numb for almost two weeks. what could that be?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Harris Cohen answered
20 years experience Family Medicine
Numbness: Numbness in the hip area can be from a peripheral cause (meralgia paresthetica -- irritation of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve) or central -- disc irritation of a nerve at the spinal cord level -- best to see your doctor to help sort this out and to discuss treatment options.
Answered on Apr 16, 2015
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