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Crawling feeling in legs once in lower leg now warm painless burning feeling in both legs up to thighs, stops w/pressure(tight socks), pinched nerve?

Crawling feeling in legs once in lower leg now warm painless burning feeling in both legs up to thighs, stops w/pressure(tight socks), pinched nerve?

Neuropathy: Crawling and warm feelings are not always from a pinched nerve. Pinched nerves are more commonly associated with pain. Neuropathy, which can be injury to a nerve down to the cellular level can be associated with burning and crawling as well as numbness. A nerve conduction study would be a good way to answer this question of nerve compression vs. Primary neuropathy. ...Read more

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Crawling feeling in my legs worst during day. Exercise, walking makes it much worse. I'm tired of having to lay down all day& turning/ tossing in bed ?

Crawling feeling in my legs worst during day. Exercise, walking makes it much worse. I'm tired of having to lay down all day& turning/ tossing in bed
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Poss from back: even though the pains are in your legs, it may be coming from your back as nerve compression. Changes in position are typical of nerve pain arising from the spine. See a spine specialist ...Read more

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Y do my feet & legs hurt ache lot? Cramp also. I can barely stand to walk or stand sometimes. & when lay down night feel crawling achy feeling n legs

Not a simple answer: Leg cramps can be simple dehydration or electrolyte abnormality to serious problems like myositis, spinal stenosis. "restless leg syndrome" is not well understood and tends to be used clinically as a catch all diagnosis when nothing better fits. Environmental chemicals, pesticides, nutrient deficiencies likely play a role in some people. ...Read more

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Crawling feeling under my skin in legs 24 hr a day?

Crawling feeling under my skin in legs 24 hr a day?

Skin: I think your best move would be to have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility. They may be able to help you there but might also have you see a specialist. Hope all goes well - please keep me informed. ...Read more

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Legs feel like something is crawling on them but there's nothing. What is this weird feeling?

Legs feel like something is crawling on them but there's nothing. What is this weird feeling?

Uncertain: Formication is the sense that something is crawling on your skin. It has many possible causes: menopause, Morgellon's Disease, allergies, skin cancer, syphilis, diabetic neuropathy, Lyme Disease, Herpes Zoster, pesticide exposure, mercury poisoning, alcohol withdrawal, medication /drug use such as: amphetamines, cocaine, Adderall or Ritalin (methylphenidate). ...Read more

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Ever since I was a child, I had a feeling on my legs ONLY A NIGHT that were kinda itchy like bugs crawling. This has happened every night...?

Ever since I was a child, I had a feeling on my legs ONLY A NIGHT that were kinda itchy like bugs crawling. This has happened every night...?

Restless legs: One possibility, Restless leg syndrome, causes a sensation of discomfort and needing to move at night. It often interrupts sleep and can be difficult to treat. Causes include iron deficiency, renal disease, many other chronic problems and it can also occur for no identifiable reason. Some find exercise relieves the sensations well enough to permit sleep. About 10% of adults and 2% of children are affected. It can profoundly impair quality of life due to sleep deprivation . Learn more about it at https://sleepfoundation.org/sleep-disorders-problems/restless-legs-syndrome ...Read more

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I have a feeling of "ants crawling" in my lower legs and feet almost everyday. I walk an hour daily (even walking) and eat healthy. What gives?

I have a feeling of "ants crawling" in my lower legs and feet almost everyday. I walk an hour daily (even walking) and eat healthy. What gives?

Nerves/symptoms: Sensations such as "crawling ants" can be due to impingement/ symptoms of nerves. In some cases of thrombocytopenia (high platelets) as noted on your info, there can be burning sensations of the extremities. ...Read more

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I keep feeling this random pain in my leg?

I keep feeling this random pain in my leg?

Need more info: A doctor can much better help you when you give more clues.....Where on the leg does it hurt? Any time of day? What type of pain? What activity causes it if any? The question is to general to really help you. Sorry. ...Read more