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I have neck pain and stiffness. I have tingling and numbness in hands and fingers and some tingling in buttocks area. I also struggle with anxiety/p attacks. xrays show degen.in neck. What to do?

I have neck pain and stiffness. I have tingling and numbness in hands and fingers and some tingling in buttocks area. I also struggle with anxiety/p attacks. xrays show degen.in neck. What to do?

Your best bet: Is to review these issues with your primary care doctor. They could be anxiety related but may also be related to another process. A good formal neurologic evaluation is necessary to make sure further evaluation beyond the x-rays you report, if any other testing is warranted. Best of luck. ...Read more

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As funny as it is I wake up and part of my butt is numb ?

As funny as it is I wake up and part of my butt is numb ?

NUMB BUTT: A few conditions can cause numbness of the buttocks. Diabetes is one. Injuries, coldness, injury to the nerve going to your butt is another. If it persists, see your doctor. ...Read more

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The upper part of half my leg from my knee to my butt is numb. Possibilities?

The upper part of half my leg from my knee to my butt is numb. Possibilities?

Get it evaluated: There is likely a nerve entrapment, possibly originating in the lower back (sciatica). This needs to be evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more

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Pain in elbows, numbness, it spreads down from shoulders to fingers, wrists hurt, wake up at night, but is all day. What is it? Maybe Part Of Fibromya

Pain in elbows, numbness, it spreads down from shoulders to fingers, wrists hurt, wake up at night, but is all day. What is it? Maybe Part Of Fibromya

Elbow pain: Pain on both elbows ? lateral or medial side, Swelling ? aggravated by activities or impaired range of motion? Pain, numbness spread down to fingers could be nerve entrapment( ulnar, median nerve). Fibromyalgia (FM) is possible due to bilateral symmetry of pain (usually 2 cm distal to lateral epicondyle). FM pain usually widespread plus fatigue, depression.. Consult your PCP. Thanks and good luck ...Read more

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Is it bad if my butt goes numb when i sit?

Is it bad if my butt goes numb when i sit?

Not really: Numbness is caused by nerves being pinched and there are many factors involved in the process. ...Read more

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My niece me was on jumping my butt ! After that i have this numb feeling on right side of thigh on a little patch and now a little pain and irritating?

My niece me was on jumping my butt ! After that i have this numb feeling on right side of thigh on a little patch and now a little pain and irritating?

Meralgia paresthetic: Is the numb patch on the upper front/side of thigh? It sounds like meralgia paresthetica. There is a little sensory nerve called lateral femoral cutaneous nerve that comes out from the pelvis area- if this gets crushed or irritated (maybe got sqeezed when she was jumping?) it can cause this burning. Also tight jeans, being pregnant, rapid weght gain or loss, can cause this. Should improve. ...Read more

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Husbands back looks like a question mark has pain from his butt dwn his leg. Feels numb cold tingly.?

Husbands back looks like a question mark has pain from his butt dwn his leg. Feels numb cold tingly.?

Sounds like a disc : Causing spasmodic scoliosis due to a herniation leading to sciatica with pain down leg due to disc compressing the nerve leading to neurologic symptoms. Most get better without surgery-10% need surgery. Time, activity modification, medication, guided exercise or physical therapy & epidural steroid injections are options. Weight control, not smoking & regular exercise are preventative measures. ...Read more

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Husband had pain from butt down leg feels numb tingly cold. Can it be scratica.?

Yes: Sciatic pain is pain radiating typically from buttocks down leg below the knee that can be associated with numbness, tingling &/or weakness with or without any back pain. Coughing, sneezing & bearing down can increase the pain. The most likely culprit is a disc herniation but there can be other causes as well including a pyriformis syndrome, a synovial cyst, spinal stenosis or a spine deformity. ...Read more

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Yesterday, after cycling and showering,i sat down to watch tv with my right leg under my butt.It went numb so i got up,but my leg stil feels bit weird?

Yesterday, after cycling and showering,i sat down to watch tv with my right leg under my butt.It went numb so i got up,but my leg stil feels bit weird?

Sciatic nerve: It sounds like probably compressed your sciatic nerve when you cycled. The large nerve runs over a pelvic bone and sitting on your seat may have compressed the nerve. Those symptoms should resolve soon. ...Read more

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