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Fluttering In Foot
Unknown : Commonly there is no clear cause. Less commonly, it can be from heavy exercise, overuse, or fatigue. Even less commonly, it can be from an imbalance of magnesium, calcium or vitamin d. Thyroid disorders, hormone disorders, pregnancy, nerve disease or injury are some other rare causes. If symptoms persist or become worse, you should seek a professional consultation. ...Read more
A few things: It could be due to plantar fasciitis, an injury, overuse, worn out shoes, tarsal tunnel syndrome (think carpal tunnel but at the ankle level instead of wrist), arthritis, peripheral neuropathy due to radiculopathy (spinal nerve issues) or medical reasons (such as diabetes, thyroid or circulatory issues). See a doctor to have all this sorted out for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Something is wrong: Anytime you have pain, there is something wrong. There are a few possibilities. It could be the foot pain comes first, i.E plantar fascitis and as a result you are compensating or walking differently and then getting the leg pain. Knowing if you are flatfooted or have a high arch would help but in either case an orthotic might help. A nerve problem should also be ruled out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
? Plantar Fasciaitis: You may well be describing a condition called plantar fasciaitis. This is usually worse the first thing in the morning with the first steps. Heel pain and pain in the arch can be signs of this. Stretching the foot out is the answer. Google it! otherwise, see your pcp or see an orthopedist or foot and ankle specialist and get a good evaluation. There may be other issues at hand (or foot?)! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Have it evaluated: Your pain could due to trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis, inflammation), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), poor circulation, musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and different neurologic conditions (neuropathy). A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. The treatment varies depending on the cause. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain tingling in calf and pain in arch of foot. Numbness in Achilles. Slight swelling at base of calf muscle in right leg. Any ideas what's wrong?
Calf pain: can be several things: 1. tingling and numbness usually represent nerve pain - the sural nerve runs behind the calf muscle and could be pinched 2. the pain in the arch could be tednonitis - the posterior tibial tendon - when injured it can cause deep calf soreness and arch pain especially behind the ankle area. 3. tarsal tunnel syndrome I would suggest you see a Podiatrist or Foot & Ankle doctor ...Read more
Burning sensation and pain in lower right leg, numbing sensation in foot, pinching sensation in hip ?
Arch of foot sore, outside of the calf hurts from knee to ankle with pinching / tingling sensation in middle of calf. Ultrasound normal. Cause be?
I'm having an electric shock feeling in my left foot (sole)and in my 3rd and 4th toes. I also have plantar fasciitis in that foot. Worst when driving?
Lateral plantar: The lateral plantar nerve is a branch of the tibial nerve. It can be compressed at several points along its course from the tarsal tunnel down to the base of the metatarsal phalangeal joint and beyond. Sometimes you can localize the problem by pressing on the bottom of the foot along the nerves course. If the problem cannot be localized ask the neurologist to do a nerve conduction study. ...Read more
Weird sensation top of foot almost like air feeling in there especially when walking. No numbness to touch.Shin pain, entire leg. Dr checking spine.
Pinching feeling right where my calf and ankle meet in the back of my lower leg? Sometimes foot cramps as well, pain in knee and thigh.
Achilles tendinitis: The Achilles' tendon essentially is like a thick rope that joins your calf muscle to the heel. It can become irritated with overuse (activity > rest), changes in training regimen, or decreased flexibility. The flexibility issue can come from tight calf muscles. AT can also be related to plantar fasciitis, flat feet. Icing, gentle stretching, anti-inflam meds, gel heel cups & inserts can help. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
"hook" shows in xrays in ball of foot under big toe. Pain was in bottom/ball foot now burning on top of foot over metatarsal. What is it? Y pain move?
Headaches, front of head, all day. Random tingling in left hand and foot. Single twitches in left shoulder, hand, leg, and foot. What is going on?
Probably ok: Based on your age, there's probably nothing to worry about. However, i would see your doctor and ask to be referred to a neurologist for an exam. He will probably order an MRI of the brain to double check for any problems (if your exam is entirely normal, he may not order any testing, but just monitor your symptoms). ...Read more
What causes a fluttering foot on sides and top and pain on top of it? Been feeling weird sensations lately. Also pins and needles throughout body.
See your doctor : The symptoms of pins and needles you are describing are not normal, and need to be addressed. It would be best to have this discussion with your doctor, so you can show him or her exactly what you mean. So that they can offer recommendations, or referrals of who you need to see. You may need to see a neurologist for further work up, if your condition is constant. ...Read more
Currently I struggle to get a full erection. Can this be a pinched nerve as my left buttock seems to flutter and my left foot seems numb occasionally.
I have an intermittent fluttering just under and behind the bottom of my ribcage, it feels like its coming from the diaphragm or the foot of the esophagus. This typically occurs after exercise and is sometimes accompanied by dizziness. As far as I can rec
Cant feel my feet, there cold/numb can't breathe gasping for air. Heart racing/fluttering im scared to sleep. I feel really weird should I go to the er?
Yes, check it out: Assp! good luck!Get a more detailed answer ›
I get hot & cold periods notice more at night, cant sleep, get nervous hands & feet sweat, sumtimes feel a flutter of heart, get a tingly sensation?
Symptoms: Our autonomic nervous system is ein charge of nerve cells and controls our visceral organs: the heart & vessels; the pupils; the glands for tears, saliva, and sweat; the lungs’ bronchi; the stomach and intestines; the bladder; and the sexual organs. Your symptoms seem to be related to this. Question is why and what is stimulating it. Check organophosphate poisoning ...Read more
Im 32. 2 months ago I feel fluttering/vibrations in various extremities of my heel, knee, arm, elbow. My skin vibrates until I move. It is very odd. ?
Spasms: More than likely they are muscle spasms under the skin. They can be caused from overuse, electrolyte issues - dehydration. Sometimes low calcium and magnesium can cause the spasms or muscle fasciculations. Our muscles contract and release with these 2 minerals. So highs and lows would causes the muscles to spasm ...Read more
Light headed, dizzy, weak, shaky, tingling hands and feet, trouble breathing, heart fluttering. Not diabetic or hypoglycemic, blood panel normal.
Flutter: i would check two main areas: the thyroid and the adrenals. They can both cause those symptoms you describe ...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
Aware of Heart Beat: Heart flutter is an awareness of your heart beat. It may be related to a rapid heart beat, or extra beats and is often referred to as palpitations. It may be caused by stress, medication, or other lifestyle considerations and in the absence of structural heart disease is of little concern. It however also can be a marker of a serious heart problem so if persistent consult your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer