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If a person is gluten intolerant can eating gluten cause tingling and burning in the legs and feet?

If a person is gluten intolerant can eating gluten cause tingling and burning in the legs and feet?

Yes: Gluten intolerance leads to malabsorption of some vitamins and minerals. Vit B12 deficiency can lead to neurologic symptoms you have described. ...Read more

Gluten (Definition)

Wheat barley rye contains gluten, a protein molecule that in susceptible people can cause reactions and long term illness. There is celiac, the most well known and severe gluten disease. There is gluten sensitivity, affecting more people, but usually milder. There is wheat allergy, less common than the others. The treatment, for now, is to avoid all gluten in ...Read more


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Whats conditions cause numb burning pain on left side? I've had numbness and burning pain 24-7 on left side for 3 years been to many drs .Still have yet found out a cause .I juss live with burning pain n sensitive to hot and cold .Muscles in left leg gett

Whats conditions cause numb burning pain on left side? I've had numbness and burning pain 24-7 on left side for 3 years been to many drs .Still have yet found out a cause .I juss live with burning pain n sensitive to hot and cold .Muscles in left leg gett

Neuropathic pain: Your symptoms suggest that you may have had some pathology in the right brain and subsequently developed the burning pain on left side. Regardless of whether a brain lesion was or is found the symptoms still suggest neuropathic pain. See a pain management specialist and who is also a neurologist. ...Read more

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I have a burning sensation on the outside of my left knee mainly when I bend down but it is sensitive to the touch what could it be?

I have a burning sensation on the outside of my left knee  mainly when I bend down but it is sensitive to the touch what could it be?

Be seen: It sounds like a sprained ligament, but could be other things as well. See your physician for an exam and diagnosis. ...Read more

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15mt ago itchy rash on legs.Full body 3mt later.4docs/many meds/biopsies/blood test=nothin.Wondring if wheat/gluten allergy? Suddenly start at age 42?

15mt ago itchy rash on legs.Full body 3mt later.4docs/many meds/biopsies/blood test=nothin.Wondring if wheat/gluten allergy? Suddenly start at age 42?

What did the Dr say?: Forget about wheat allergy or gluten sensitivity. Dermatologist among "4 docs"? "Many meds" means nothing unless you name them. What was found on biopsies? Blood tests? This has no meaning without revealing what tests and what readings. This may be serious or, at least, very debilitating. You will get nowhere on the internet. Suggest you try to get to dermatology at nearest medical school. ...Read more

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I have been getting hives about 2 hours after I eat something containing wheat and or gluten. Today is the worst. I have one huge hive on each eyelid, hives all over my legs and arms and some on my stomach and buttocks. What do you suggest besides Benadry

I have been getting hives about 2 hours after I eat something containing wheat and or gluten. Today is the worst. I have one huge hive on each eyelid, hives all over my legs and arms and some on my stomach and buttocks. What do you suggest besides Benadry

Zyrtec or allegra (fexofenadine): Both are fast acting 2nd gen antihistamines of long duration. 2 hours is somewhat lengthy delay in developing symptoms, but if this happens consistently, then it could be an antibody-mediated allergy. Such an allergy may progress and become life threatening, particularly since wheat is involved. Suggest seeing an Allergist to diagnose the reaction. May need an epipen (epinephrine) to carry for safety. ...Read more

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My right leg feels like it is burning and my kneecaps as well.

My right leg feels like it is burning and my kneecaps as well.

Neuropathy: It sounds like you are having nerve pain down your leg. Would see your doctor. This may be coming from your back where there may be some compression of a nerve. Tests can be done to figure this out. ...Read more

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What would cause burning leg pain?

What would cause burning leg pain?

Usually disc: Excruciating pain from the hip down to the ankle can be due to a disc prolaplse causing nerve root pressure or the possiblity of a bony injury producing irritation of the adjoining nerve and or muscle needs to considered. Bursal inflmmation around the hip can also produce these symptoms. ...Read more

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Burning in the legs and other parts of the body?

Burning in the legs and other parts of the body?

Burning sensations: Hard to say without more info. Can be fibromyalgia or other condition involving nerve and pain sensation including such vitamin deficiencies as b12. ...Read more

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What are some causes of the burning sensations in your legs?

What are some causes of the burning sensations in your legs?

Burning leg pain: Burning pain in the legs can be due to vascular claudication or lack of enough oxygen due to a bloodvessel constriction. It may also be due to neurogenic claudication, or pressure on the nerve roots in the lower part of the spine. Sometimes a combination of the two, or just fatigue from working out too hard. Speak to your doctor about the circumstances when it occurs. That is key! ...Read more

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I'm wondering why are my leg muscles constantly burning no matter what i do?

Consult your md: Look for cause. Is it posture related? Muscle related? Blood supply related? Nerve pressure related or some thing else. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes burning feelings in lower legs?

See orthopedist: Extremity nerve compression problems, tendinits or knee problems could cause your symptoms. More likley the burning down the leg could be from sciatica. Sciatica is due to low back issues such as arthritis or disc herniation compressing the sciatic nerve/branches. If symptoms persist or you develop any weakness/paralysis in your lower extremities then seek attention immediately in an er. ...Read more

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My legs have been burning in my thighs what can it b?

My legs have been burning in my thighs what can it b?

Leg thigh burning: Sciatica can be preceded by a history of localized low back aching or it can follow a "popping" sensation and be accompanied by numbness and tingling. It may be a lumbar disc problem, known as lumbar radiculopathy. ...Read more

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Does height growth accompany some sort of burning pain in the leg?

Does height growth accompany some sort of burning pain in the leg?

No: People grow in height and in general they do not have any accompanying pains as they do so. "Growing" pains are a myth. ...Read more

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What should I do about a warm burning sensation in my upper right leg?

See below: If elevation mild anti inflammatory meds and or heat will not improve that sensation, then check with your primary care physician and request a doppler of your leg just to make sure that there isn't any vascular condition causing the problem. ...Read more