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Doctor insights on: Achilles Tendon Numbness And Tingling Diagnosis

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Dr. Daniel Mass
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Numbness And Tingling (Definition)

Numbness and tingling is a symptom in which a person has some loss of feeling (numbness) and/or has the feeling of "pins and needles" in some part of the body. If a person had slept on his arm, the arm may have "pins and needles" for several minutes before returning to normal. Numbness and tingling can also ...Read more


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I need help determining the discomfort and tingling or vibrating feeling i got on both my Achilles tendon?

I need help determining the discomfort and tingling or vibrating feeling i got on both my Achilles tendon?

Inflammation : While tingling is typically suggestive of nerve irritation, at your age achilles tendinitis or bursitis is much more likely to cause soreness. ...Read more

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Had shot of dextrose (prolotherapy) in my achilles' tendon 3hrs ago & my heel & bottom back half of my foot is numb still. Should it be still numb?

Had shot of dextrose (prolotherapy) in my achilles' tendon 3hrs ago & my heel & bottom back half of my foot is numb still. Should it be still numb?

Maybe: The injection could have also contained a local anesthetic, which can last anywhere between 2 to 12 hours. There is a small chance that a nerve was bruised during the injection as well, which could cause some numbness. Either way, it should return to normal after some time. ...Read more

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Hey so I'm an athlete and my Achilles has been bothering me for a while now but today I've felt tingling like if I had needles and it's kind of numb what does this mean?

Hey so I'm an athlete and my Achilles has been bothering me for a while now but today I've felt tingling like if I had needles and it's kind of numb what does this mean?

Utterly unclear: Do you mean your Achilles t e n d o n ? One or both? What does "bothering" mean? How long is a while? Tingling and numbness where? When was "today"? Your post suffers from a dearth of detail and a paucity of specificity. Please repost. ...Read more

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May i get a diagnosis on possable MS i asking for a doctor to suggest if my symtoms are related to ms, I have major numbness and tingling in my limbs and face, migrains top of my head to my spine, dizzyness, unbalanced, falling blurr vision, twi

May i get a diagnosis  on possable MS i asking for a doctor to  suggest if my  symtoms are related to ms, I have major  numbness and tingling in my limbs and face, migrains   top of my head  to my spine,  dizzyness,  unbalanced, falling  blurr vision, twi

The : The primary symptoms of multiple sclerosis are caused by inflammation in the central nervous system (the brain and spinal cord). This inflammation usually causes damage to the outer, insulating part of nerve fibers called myelin, and can sometimes damage the fiber (or "axon") too. The symptoms of multiple sclerosis overlap with a number of other neurological, medical and psychiatric conditions. Multiple sclerosis can cause a number of symptoms, including vision loss, incoordination, weakness, and numbness, just to name a few. Usually these symptoms do not occur all at once, but affect different functions of different parts of the body at different times. ...Read more

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My 13 yr old son has been having bulging veins only in the right arm and complains of pain, numbness, and tingling, doctor here have done ultrasounds but all results are negative. this has been going on for 1 week. is there any diagnosis you can lead us

My 13 yr old son has been having bulging veins only in the right arm and complains of pain, numbness, and tingling, doctor here have done ultrasounds but all results are negative. this has been going on for 1  week. is there any diagnosis you can lead us

TOO V CERVICAL DISC: SX are suggest cervical disc disease vs TOO (THORACIC OUTLET OBSTRUCTION)When you cough, sneeze or hiccup, you increase intrathoracic pressure and flare pain. Please see your doctor and get an MRI of the cervical spine and MRA of RUE to evaluate both conditions . The 2 can overlap and a NEURO CONSULT for EMG(ELECTROMYELOGRAM) may be needed. ...Read more

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Numbness and tingling on left side of face?

Numbness tingling: Impossible to say without more information. However if it has persisted greater than 2 weeks, it should be evaluated. Could be anything from a temporary viral inflammation to ms, to a brain tumor. ...Read more

Tendon (Definition)

Tendons are made up of collagen and are the functional tissue that interfaces between muscles and bone. Muscles generate force that is transmitted through its tendon that inserts on a specific bone that is moved in the plane of the connecting joint made ...Read more


Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Tingling (Definition)

Tingling is a pins and needle like sensation anywhere on the body. May also be termed paresthesia. Can experience when elbow is bumped (funny bone), or even from frostbite. On its own, unlikely significant but may be part of nerve pathology from ...Read more