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Dizziness unblanced tingling in feet?

Dizziness unblanced tingling in feet?

I: Do not believe your symptoms are related. That said I would see your family dr. ...Read more

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Why do I have lower back pains dizziness sleepy tinggly feet?

Why do I have lower back pains dizziness sleepy tinggly feet?

Dizzy: Anytime a person is dizzy to me this mandates a doctor visit.
Your low back pain may be causing your sleepy feet as there are nerves in the spine that supply the sensation to the feet. When you go to have the dizzyness checked out, obviously mention the rest to the doc, but don't procrastinate. ...Read more

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Dizziness, left side improper functioning, foot numbness, heaviness?

Dizziness, left side improper functioning, foot numbness, heaviness?

Left side: There could be a problem located inside the right side of your brain affecting or causing dizziness weakness and numbness to your left side you need to have that evaluated right away. Either go to the emergency department or call your primary care physician right away. ...Read more

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Dizziness, nauseous, head, hands, and feet tingly when I stand up just started kind of worried.

Dizziness, nauseous, head, hands, and feet tingly when I stand up just started kind of worried.

Dizzy: Go now and get examined in ED or with your doctor. Do not drive and please be with someone in case you faint. ...Read more

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Episodes of lightheadedmess & dizziness (not vertigo)Lasts weeks at a time. Occassional feet tingling. NeuroMD ordered MRI spine w/ & w/out contrast. Why?

Feet Tingling: I suspect your neurologist ordered the spinal MRI to assess for spinal causes of your feet tingling - nerve impingement. Non-vertigo episodes of lightheadedness and dizziness lasting weeks could be related to several things: dehydrated/not enough water, low blood sugar, low blood (anemia), too low or too fast heart rate or heart dysfunction, and less likely brain-related but should be assessed. ...Read more

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Can left foot pain around hump cause dizziness after sitting down on an chair? Would and emg reveal anything?

Can left foot pain around hump cause dizziness after sitting down on an chair? Would and emg reveal anything?

See below: Only extreme foot pain post traumatic or surgical would most likely cause dizziness. Some forms of extreme peripheral neuropathy could possibly cause dizziness. I would consult your family doctor and research vertigo. ...Read more

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Can diabetes cause loss of balance, dizziness and a feeling of burning in hands and feet?

Can diabetes cause loss of balance, dizziness and a feeling of burning in hands and feet?

Yes: Over time, diabetes can start to affect the nerves and cause those symptoms. Keep diabetes under good control and these complications are less likely. ...Read more

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I got gastric problem, my stomach will get bulged and I feel more dizziness and a kind of feel at my foot. What's the reason?

I got gastric problem, my stomach will get bulged and I feel more dizziness and a kind of feel at my foot. What's the reason?

Merits evaluation.: The abdominal bloating or distention merits a careful exam by ones doctor. It's important to determine the cause: is it obstruction of the intestine, gas or some other problem? Only upon determining the cause can one recommend the appropriate therapy. ...Read more

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I've been having pain and tingling in my feet they turn purple then pale, tight chest, and dizziness, then my whole body tingled and I couldn't move?

I've been having pain and tingling in my feet they turn purple then pale, tight chest, and dizziness, then my whole body tingled and I couldn't move?

Have an evaluation: At your age serious illness is statistically improbable. Have a good evaluation. If negative then consider panic disorder. Stress/fear in young people produces autonomic dysfunction (such as passing out on seeing blood); so, there is biology for many of these conditions. ...Read more

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What does it mean when I have head aches dizziness hungry hips hurt swelling in my feet and feel like I have to puke?

What does it mean when I have head aches dizziness hungry hips hurt swelling in my feet and feel like I have to puke?

Are you pregnant?: Make sure you are well hydrated. I would visit the doctor if the symptoms persist for proper history and physical exam. ...Read more

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Fingers feel smooth and numb like after if you burned them? Shooting pain in feet? Pressure in head and dizziness when looking down?

Fingers feel smooth and numb like after if you burned them? Shooting pain in feet? Pressure in head and dizziness when looking down?

Syndrome: Trying to relate all of your symptoms, I think might b best answered by neurology. Dizziness, paresthesias, "pressure". ..Perhaps a neurologist can correlate all of these. ...Read more

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I feel like dizziness, numbness in hands and feet and my heart beets strongly. All this happen when I do sport less than 30 minutes?

Cardiovascular issue: You need to go see a cardiologist immediately. Exertional symptoms are usually cardiac in nature and are extremely serious. ...Read more

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Light headedness, nausea, dizziness and cold feet just after sitting inside the airplane (even before takeoff). Can this be Heart problem?

Light headedness, nausea, dizziness and cold feet just after sitting inside the airplane (even before takeoff). Can this be Heart problem?

Airplane issues: The symptoms you mention can come from heart but that is less likely than other causes such as anxiety, low blood sugar, etc. Please see your doc. Peace and good health. Namaste ...Read more

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What could cause intermittent bilateral hand and foot numbness, slight dizziness, slight clumsiness over the past 4-6 months. Duration 1-5 minutes.

Vascular insufficien: Your several symptoms may not be all caused by a singular problem. If they are, the most likely cause is poor blood supply at a microvascular level. Even though the symptoms are relatively brief it would be a good idea to see a neurologist, who may recommend an MRI scan of the brain. ...Read more

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Hi please help. I feel permanently tired, cold hands and feet, headaches and dizziness. My periods are 12 days on, 10 off. I run a lot and workout.

Hi please help. I feel permanently tired, cold hands and feet, headaches and dizziness. My periods are 12 days on, 10 off. I run a lot and workout.

Need a physical: Being a runner, you need to check your "engine". There could be many things that cause your tiredness. A physical, blood work, etc would be a place to start. Even getting a nutritional evaluation may also help. You may also have to change your running schedule or even take time off of running and change activities for a short period. ...Read more

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I've had odd symptoms for 7mnths, doctors say viral, have palpitations dizziness and numbness in both hands/feet. Neg. MRI, can viruses cause this?

I've had odd symptoms for 7mnths, doctors say viral, have palpitations dizziness and numbness in both hands/feet. Neg. MRI, can viruses cause this?

Too long: Unless a chronic virus like ebv or cmv or hiv... Generally know. Sometimes this can be an immune process. 7months is a long time to have this. ...Read more

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When in certain condos I experience rapid heartbeat, flushed face, tingling feet, shallow breathing, tight chest, dizziness. Why?

When in certain condos I experience rapid heartbeat, flushed face, tingling feet, shallow breathing, tight chest, dizziness. Why?

Allergic Reaction: An allergic reaction is the body's way of responding to an "invader." when the body senses a foreign substance, called an antigen, the immune system is triggered. The immune system normally protects the body from harmful agents such as bacteria and toxins. Its overreaction to a harmless substance (an allergen) is called a hypersensitivity reaction, or an allergic reaction. ...Read more

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What kind of disorder causes drop foot, loss of balance, twitching, tremors, dizziness and can be completely cured by taking a benzodiazepine?

What kind of disorder causes drop foot, loss of balance, twitching, tremors, dizziness and can be completely cured by taking a benzodiazepine?

An anxiety disorder: Plus or minus conversion disorder can give you all the above symptoms--and I have seen several people with such presentations. You may want to treat with a good psychiatrist who can provide long-term treatment without resorting to benzodiazepines, though. There are significant problems with benzodiazepines, especially if one uses them long-term. Take care. ...Read more

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Had a headache for 2 months, recently been stress. Side symptoms have included, dizziness, tingling head feet and hands, shakes, different head pains, had nausea when it first started. Headache is barely there any more. Is this from stress/anxiety?

Had a headache for 2 months, recently been stress. Side symptoms have included, dizziness, tingling head feet and hands, shakes, different head pains, had nausea when it first started. Headache is barely there any more. Is this from stress/anxiety?

Anxiety?: You have a variety of symptoms that can be anxiety related. You need to see your doctor to identify or rule out medical causes such as thyroid, diabetes, GI problems, etc. Please see your doc and then a clinical psychologist to learn to manage your anxiety. Peace and good health. ...Read more