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I had gbs 8 years ago after having my son. Im having symptoms of it again. Started 3 days ago. Tingling working up to calves and up in arms. Possible?

I had gbs 8 years ago after having my son. Im having symptoms of it again. Started 3 days ago. Tingling working up to calves and up in arms. Possible?

Possible!: Guillain-barre syndrome in some cases can become chronic in the form of cidp (chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy). Your symptoms may be due to other causes, but with your history, best to see a neurologist asap and have this evaluated. ...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


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Are the symptoms tingling in legs, pain in back during sex considered disabled?

Are the symptoms tingling in legs, pain in back during sex considered disabled?

Tingling during sex: I assume that you get these symptoms only during sex - then this is not a disability - nice try though. ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause a tingling sensation left side of face left arm and left calf on and off today. No other symptoms. If I'm busy I feel it less.

Can anxiety cause a tingling sensation left side of face left arm and left calf on and off today. No other symptoms. If I'm busy I feel it less.

See that you have a: # of medical conditions. I would not assume that the tingling sensation you are experiencing is due to anxiety. The reason you may feel symptom less when you are busy is that it distracts you from focusing on the sensation. Take care. ...Read more

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Can piriformis muscle syndrome cause sciatica type symptoms (pain and tingling in legs). Can you suggest anything that may help relieve it?

Can piriformis muscle syndrome cause sciatica type symptoms (pain and tingling in legs).  Can you suggest anything that may help relieve it?

Suggestions: Yes, if sciatic is caught by buttock muscles, pain can simulate a pinched nerve from the back, BUT you describe issues in "legs", and the bilaterality causes some concern regarding lumbar stenosis vrs peripheral neuropathy. First, get diagnosis confirmed, then if appropriate, try physical therapy or osteopathy. ...Read more

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Had dizziness & tingling in arms & legs. Dx w/ herniated discs. Few mos later grew 3 inches taller @ age 39. Were symptoms connected?What's happening?

Had dizziness & tingling in arms & legs. Dx w/ herniated discs. Few mos later grew 3 inches taller @ age 39. Were symptoms connected?What's happening?

Need clarification : three inches may be more apparent than real because you could not straighten up. If necessary the measurement of height should' be with a stadiometer. You will need to see your physician. Do you take growth hormone? If not your physician could measure than but if this is a true height gain you may need a full evaluation and see a specialist like an endocrinologist ...Read more

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Can htlv-1/2 symptoms like tingling,fever,weakness in legs,malaise appear 2 days post exposure?

Can htlv-1/2 symptoms like tingling,fever,weakness in legs,malaise appear 2 days post exposure?

Not HTLV: The human T lymphotropic viruses (HTLV) rarely cause symptoms at all. When they do, symptoms typically start months or years later. Two days is much too soon -- not possible. No worries! ...Read more

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Can dizziness & arms/legs tingling be the only symptoms you'd see if your adult body produces excess GH for whatever reason? What else would you see?

Can dizziness & arms/legs tingling be the only symptoms you'd see if your adult body produces excess GH for whatever reason? What else would you see?

Acromegaly: Symptoms caused by too much growth hormone The excess of growth hormone in your bloodstream can affect various tissues in your body which can make them thicken or grow. So, over time one or more of the following may develop: Hands and feet become larger and broader. Your glove and shoe size may increase over the years. You may not be able to get a wedding ring off. Dizziness, Your skin may. ...Read more

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Past 2 months pain in left side of head base neck. Now I have random pain and numbness/tingling in arms and legs. What's wrong? Symptoms mimic MS

Explanation: Although MS can be a tough diagnosis due to vague symptoms, I would doubt your problems are caused by MS. Suggest you have an MRI of your neck, as that is most likely the anatomic location for your issues. Your head/neck pain could be c/w Occipital Neuralgia, and could consider problems in arms/legs due to peripheral neuropathy if neck films are benign. ...Read more