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Cold Sensation In Legs And Feet
Today walking my legs got cold and sent a tingling sensation up my legs also feet been cold at night?
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I've had burning to cold sensation my left leg for 3 weeks now. Sometimes it's just in the foot, other times across the whole leg. What could this be?
Sciatica: A problem with either blood vessels or nerve could cause your symptoms however, at your age this is most likely related to your back and the sciatic nerve. The cause of irritation to the sciatic nerve is either a disc pressing on a portion of the nerve or narrowing of an area where the nerve comes out. If this continues, you should see an M.D. Avoid lifting, pushing, pulling anything heavy. ...Read more
Hi I have a cold feeling sensation in my right leg n foot and feel dizzy at times. What causes this?
Symptoms in one leg may be related to the blood flow of the nerves. It is fairly easy to evaluate these on physical exam- check the color, the pulses, the movement, and sensation to temperature, pin prick and light touch.
It's not clear how this would be related to dizziness. Either that is something else or there is missing data. ...Read more
Hi I torn some ligaments in my foot 3 days ago the swelling has gone down however today I have got a cold sensation up my leg to the thigh?
Torn ligaments: I would strongly suggest you consult your pediatrician or geriatrician (we have no idea about your age- like asking an accountant to guess your taxes but you don't provide your income or expenses). Keep off your feet until you see your doctor. Cold sensation may suggest a vascular compromise. ...Read more
I'm having a tingling, numbing, almost burning sensation on the side of my right leg, below my knee and into my foot but yet it feels cold?
Left leg feels numb, numbness and pressure in head, left side. Burning sensation and tightness in neck. CT scan is ok, blood work ok. Feet feel cold?
Need more info: I am not sure what you are asking us. Also what did you have a CT of, head, neck, low back? There are many causes for your symptoms but we need more information and a clear question to help you out. Please resubmit with more information. ...Read more
Hi, I am experiencing tingling sort o sensations /cold feeling in my lower left leg/foot and left hand to fingers. A bit of anxiety as I don't know why? Mri for ms clear. This is daily since last thursday.
I have a tingling cold. Sensation in my calf and foot and I believe it is swollen...what could it be?
I am experiencing a cold and wet sensation in my left calf. Have also been experiencing pain in back of knee. Foot bone issues as well. Why the cold?
Sensations vary: If there is swelling not related to infection, it can reduce blood supply to the area and blood keeps the temp up to normal - when it's less, the area gets cooler. Massage or rubbing gently can sometimes bring blood in to warm it up. See a Dr for physical therapy referral and Rx devices if possible. Problems of this sort can influence other systems and are worth treating! ...Read more
68 yo M, having flushing of hands and feet with bilateral lower extremity intermittent ice cold and burning hot sensation and facial flushing, overall hightened sensation of all pain fibers. Would never complain unless its gotten bad. Hx of aflutter S/p
Do I have dvt? Calf muscle was randomly sore 3 days ago the soreness is gone but weird sensations linger. Tight, full, cold foot, pulsing.
Sounds like it could be a DVT. Only an Ultrasound or venogram would be truly diagnostic.
An Ultrasound would be easy and more appropriate as an initial test. ...Read more
Yes: Diabetics are at increased risk of peripheral neuropathy, which can manifest with numbness, tingling, sharp pain, warm or cold feeling, or loss of sensation. It is directly related to the control of blood sugar and number of years with diabetes. Have your doctor check your hemoglobin a1c and do a neurological exam. ...Read more
What causes a split second falling sensation? It seems to happen when I am reading on the phone, watching tv, or if my leg or foot shifts position.
See doctor: You're describing a fleeting vertigo or a fainting- like sensation that could have many causes. See your pcp for exam and proper diagnosis. Write down all meds you take, any alcohol/drug/tobacco/caffeine use. If all is normal, consider seeing a mental health professional to look at anxiety as a factor. ...Read more
For what reasons might your foot/leg have a weird pain sensation after the tingly numbness is gone?
Weird sensation: Depends on what happened when your foot/leg went numb. Most likely it was due to decrease blood-flow to the extermitiy. So when you resume getting blood-flow to the area you may feel some altered sensation to the leg/foot. ...Read more
For years there's been a tingling sensation and weakness in my right lower part if my leg and foot. What could this be?
Many things: The list of possibilities depends on your medical history and other conditions. I see you've had an EMG/NCV procedure which was unrevealing but if that was a long time ago and since then, you've developed more symptoms such as the weakness maybe EMG could be repeated and would show something. Good blood analysis could also reveal nutritional or other abnormalities. Have you seen a neurologist? ...Read more
Vibration sensation in left leg and foot... Like an invisible cell phone on my leg somewhere! And I always feel the need to move my left leg! Why?
Check out this link: On rls/ restless leg syndrome. We don't exactly know the cause of it but stress, psychological factors, alcohol, smoking, medications, diabetes, any chronic medical conditions etc may play a role. See your dr for an accurate diagnosis. Stay active, engage in sports, meditate and take a vacation in vegas! Http://www. M.Webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/restless-legs-syndrome-rls? Page=1. ...Read more
What can cause burning feet sensation as well as pain up the left side of the left leg, while driving?
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Pain on top of foot, burning & tingling, radiates up outter leg almost feels like electrical sensation, what's the cause?
Many possibilities: Unfortunately, the process of getting sensation from your foot to your brain has many steps, and as such there are many things that can go wrong. Some possibilities include pinched peroneal nerve at the knee, pinched nerve root in the lower spine, irritation in the spinal cord itself, or a problem in the brain. A neurologist can help localize the problem and determine an effective treatment. ...Read more
I'm a 31 overweight female that feet and legs have started having a pond and needle sensation for the last couple of weeks. Could that be serious?
... Diet & Exercise.: Pins and needles sensations in one's feet could be from too much Weight Pressure on the feet due to being overweight or from something as significant as Diabetic Nerve Damage (Neuropathy). One should see a PCP to help but also begin a program of Smart Diet & Exercise to manage one's weight. ...Read more
I'm having feet and leg pain and burning sensation after two weeks histerectomy surgery, I'm terrified!
It depends on if-: -the surgeon used a vaginal approach or trans abdominal. Retraction of nerves can cause injury by pressure, & usually clears in 6-16 weeks, depending on how significant the injury was. Don't panic, call your surgeon & discuss this with him/her. ...Read more
Few days I'm getting a heat sensation in my leg, between my knee and the foot, it lasts 5 seconds, 5-10 times a day, not warm at touch. What is it?
Possible neuropathy: If you are overweight, there is a chance you could be developing diabetes and diabetic neuropathy as a complication. Also, spinal compression on a nerve can lead to neuropathy as well. A burning sensation on the legs, followed by numbness, is the usual course for neuropathy. Get checked by a doctor; consider an EMG/ NCV test for diagnosis. Good luck, thanks for asking HealthTap. ...Read more
Can shingles pain occur only in the feet and legs? I'm having tingling, burning, strange sensation pain?
It is not likely for shingles to cause pain in both your feet and legs. I would think you should keep looking for the cause of your symptoms.
Enigmatic pain is usually myofascial.
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