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What could cause burning/pins&needles/numbness in my upper thighs, and a feeling of a bug biting me/being quickly stabbed w/ a needle in my arms/legs.

What could cause burning/pins&needles/numbness in my upper thighs, and a feeling of a bug biting me/being quickly stabbed w/ a needle in my arms/legs.

Nerve pain: This is clearly neuropathic pain meaning some injury or irritation of the nerves. There are many possibilities from endocrine disorders to infections, to toxicities and vitamin deficiencies. You should see your primary care physician and if you do not have one, should see a neurologist. ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause "hot spots"? A burning sensations in arms, back, between breasts, under left breast. No rash or redness. Just a feeling of pain.

Can anxiety cause "hot spots"?  A burning sensations in arms, back, between breasts, under left breast. No rash or redness. Just a feeling of pain.

Possible: Anxiety can definitely cause physical symptoms in the head, chest, back and arms. But these can also be signs of other serious health conditions so you should see your doctor and have a thorough examination so that you can treated for the correct problem. ...Read more

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Can lower back pain cause hurting in legs, pelvic, and arms. It's sometimes a burning feeling also, aching in muscles, joint pain. ?

Can lower back pain cause hurting in legs, pelvic, and arms. It's sometimes a burning feeling also, aching in muscles, joint pain. 
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Fibromyalgia ? : 30's female with "burning aching" pain in "low back, pelvis & arms" considers "muscle & joint pain". A complete examination is needed to rule out systemic disorders such as autoimmune & endocrine disorders. If nothing specific found consider Fibromyalgia. See an Osteopath. See comments: ...Read more

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Burning feeling on upper back and down right arm. Feels like a sunburn. What could cause this?

Burning feeling on upper back and down right arm. Feels like a sunburn. What could cause this?

Many possibilties: Considering the symptoms you describe, there are many potential possibilities - some of which include nerve impingement or shingles. It would be wise for you to see your doctor about this in oder to get an appropriate evaluation. Best wishes ...Read more

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Itch, burning, cramps, pressure feeling on hands/wrist/lower arm. Cause to this? I have tight shoulder/musles can this be a factor?

Itch, burning, cramps, pressure feeling on hands/wrist/lower arm. Cause to this? I have tight shoulder/musles can this be a factor?

Blood vessels?: Hard to say whether you are having muscle spasm causing compression of nerves and/or blood vessels in the root of the neck (thoracic outlet). Itching is a bit unusual but not unheard of in nerve irritation. ...Read more

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I'm 60 yrs old and I have this burning feeling under both my arms I've had it for 2 weeks and I'm Afraid it could b something serious ?

I'm 60 yrs old and I have this burning feeling under both my arms I've had it for 2 weeks and I'm
Afraid it could b something serious ?

Burning in arms: 60 year old lady with burning under both arms. Please visit your MD for a full exam. Please describe the location of your pain better, in the armpit (axilla)? or is it on the bottom of your arms/forearms.When did the pain start? Suddenly or gradually? How long does the feeling last? Is it painful? Does it radiate down your arm? Any medical conditions or medications? MD needs full history. ...Read more

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How to treat burning pain and loss of feeling in arms?

How to treat burning pain and loss of feeling in arms?

Many Possibilities: Depending on how long it's been going on, i would consider an evaluation by a spine specialist. Sometimes it could be a muscle imbalance, early onset arthritis or scoliosis. Also could be a pinched nerve/herniated disc. Either way it might be good to figure it out and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more