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What causes tingling in the back of my head?

What causes tingling in the back of my head?

Irritation of nerve: Occipital nerve is major nerve supplying the skin of back of head. It may be pinched or nerve roots in the upper neck may be pinched. See a neurologist. ...Read more

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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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Numbness and tingling in inner thigh near testes, no pain in any body part.. If numbness in inner thigh increaes, tingling sensations in feet also?

Numbness and tingling in inner thigh near testes, no pain in any body part..
If numbness in inner thigh increaes, tingling sensations in feet also?

You need to get: to a healthcare provider for proper examination and diagnosis. Nerve entrapment issues are sneaky and hard to diagnose sometimes. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more

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What's the cause of pain in my right outer thigh?

What's the cause of pain in my right outer thigh?

Maybe bursitis: The stabilizer on the outside of your thigh is the long iliotibial band running from hip to knee. It tightens if overused and not stretched. It runs over a lubricating packet (bursa) just below the curve of your hip where the bone sticks out to allow attachment of your thigh muscles. When bursas inflame, they're excruciating to touch. See your doctor for proper diagnosis and plan. It's treatable. ...Read more

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What are possible causes of the slight tingling sensation in my hands?

What are possible causes of the slight tingling sensation in my hands?

Numbness : In the hand could be a symptom related to peripheral nerve compression, like carpal tunnel syndrome or cubital tunnel syndrome. Hand surgeons are the most indicated specialist to take care of this. Go to handsurgery.Org to find a specialist in your area. ...Read more

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What causes a sensation of tingling in the feet?

What causes a sensation of tingling in the feet?

Many things: Including things that have nothing to do with the feet, like a pinched nerve in the lower back or leg. If both feet tingle, this may be a symptom of an underlying problem like diabetes, anemia or something else. I'd start with seeing your pmd who can recommend an appropriate specialist after an initial work-up. Feel better! ...Read more

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Hot sensations and tingling in parts of my body, mostly on my left side. What can be the possiable causes?

Hot and tingling : List of considerations is extensive. Your doctor uses your information to help localize where the problem is and what the cause might be. When checking with your doctor describe if it involves the face, if there is pain anywhere in the spine, what makes the sensations worse, duration of symptoms, other associated symptoms like leg weakness, bladder problems or impotency. ...Read more

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Causes of sensation/numbness in fingures?

Causes of  sensation/numbness in fingures?

Nerve entrapment: Most likely, your nerve is being irritated by inflammation, or some sort of nerve root entrapment, similar to that found in the condition of "carpal tunnel syndrome." the median nerve travels through a 'tunnel' through your carpal (wrist) bones and gets irritated, often causing tingling or numbness in your thumb, pointer, middle and half of your ring finger. Get checked for cts. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes pain in the heels of my feet?

What causes pain in the heels of my feet?

Heel pain: People usually describe pain in one of two places as "heel pain". Pain on the bottom is typically due to plantar fasciitis (www.Drmarkgalland.Com 1/16/13), while pain on the back may be achilles tendonitis. Please let me know if you have any further questions. ...Read more

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What causes numbness in my lower leg?

What  causes numbness in my lower leg?

Foot numbness: If its unilateral, it could be due to spine related problem. If bilateral, more systemic cause is likely, eg diabetes, neuropathy. ...Read more

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What causes numbness in outside thigh?

What causes numbness in outside thigh?

Many possibilities: Numbness can occur from various reasons. Some potential causes include nerve damage, nerve compression, vitamin deficiency, alcohol over consumption, side effects of different medications, or as a result of different systemic medical conditions such as diabetes. Get evaluated by a professional to determine the diagnosis. Treatment is based on the diagnosis. ...Read more

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29/f. What causes random shooting pains in the front.Part of thigh?

29/f.  What causes random shooting pains in the front.Part of thigh?

MeralgiaParesthetica: This is a likely meralgia paresthetica, or compression of the superficial lateral cutaneous nerve. It results from tight belts or overweight around the hips. Go see your primary care doc and he will do the "dollar bill" test, which will confirm the diagnosis. You may need a referral to a neurologist. The condition is benign. Weight loss is the key. ...Read more

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What could cause pain in my left leg thigh that is numb also tingling in my toes and left arm?

What could cause pain in my left leg thigh that is numb also tingling in my toes and left arm?

Pinched nerve: These symptoms appear to me to be the signs of a pinched nerve. If they continue seek medical help to determine the cause as this could be a serious condition. ...Read more

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Fluttering in the testicles and tingling in torso and leg one side of body? Possiabilties?

Fluttering in the testicles and tingling in torso and leg one side of body? Possiabilties?

Lumbar radiculopathy: My guess is that you had a lumbar strain and the muscle spasm causing pressure on the nerve supplying these areas of groin and leg. To get the correct diagnosis see a physician who with the aid of physical exam and imaging studies can diagnose your problem. ...Read more

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I have tightness and pain on the back of my legs in the thighs. Pain on left side back of thigh and tightness in back of other areas of both thighs.

I have tightness and pain on the back of my legs in the thighs. Pain on left side back of thigh and tightness in back of other areas of both thighs.

Common complaint: What is your usual level of activity? Have you done any extra-ordinary exercise? Walking up stairs? Heavy lifting? All of these things can cause 'tightness.' Usually just muscular in nature. Of course if you're having other complaints like foot weakness, instability of your gait, difficulty/losing control of urine - bowel ; you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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Causes of pain and aching in inner right hip/groin area, right glute and inner/back of thigh?

Causes of pain and aching in inner right hip/groin area, right glute and inner/back of thigh?

Trauma,Inflammation&: Pain in the are you described can be due to trauma whole exercising or sports , Inflammation in that area like tendinitis or myositis.And infection under the skin or in the lymph nodes and rarely tumors . It can only be diagnosed by taking a detailed history and examination ...Read more

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Sometimes I experience pain in the top of my leg then the whole leg has the sensation of fatigue & sometime a pain in my butt or the side of knee.Help?

Sometimes I experience pain in the top of my leg then the whole leg has the sensation of fatigue & sometime a pain in my butt or the side of knee.Help?

Severl possibilities: These symptoms can be indicative of a pinched lumbar nerve (sciatica), neuropathy, circulation problems, among others. I would recommend seeing your family doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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What is the cause of pins and needles in my thighs?

What is the cause of pins and needles in my thighs?

Meralgia: The most common cause of tingling in the lateral (outside) of the thighs is pressure on the lateral cutaneous nerve. This nerve is shallow at the front of the pelvic bone, and can be compressed there by tight, low belts; injured by a bump at that level, or by a belly that is enlarged, like in pregnancy. It is particularly common in diabetics. If you can avoid pressure on the nerve it may recover. ...Read more

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What causes tingling and numbing in entire left leg?

What causes tingling and numbing in entire left leg?

Nerve impingement : It takes getting a good history and doing an examination to know but you may have nerve impingement. You should find a doctor to work through this with you. ...Read more

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What could cause hand numbness in the middle of my sleep?

What could cause hand numbness in the middle of my sleep?

Carpal tunnel synd.: There a re many potential causes, but by far the most common is carpal tunnel syndrome (cts). Cts is a compression of the median nerve at the wrist and many patients wake up with hand numbness. Usually initial treatment is a night spilint. If this does not work, surgery may be indicated. Thanks. ...Read more