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Knee Paresthesia Tingling
Can meralgia paresthesia be on the lower part of leg like from the back side of thigh and from the outside of knee down I am type 2 diabetic?
What would cause very localized tingling in outer knee cap? The sensation happens when I bend inward or outward.
Localized tingling in outer knee cap:
Have you ever had an injury of the knee, such as in a MVA, or a bad fall, other similar event? Have you seen a Dr? Have you had imaging studies of the knee?
The lesion you are describing is related to a cartilage loss, which an MRI should confirm.
I would take an anti-inflammatory medication,
Duloxetine 30 mg./ twice a day. Works for pain, depression, and fibromialgia, you may add Aleve (naproxen) 1 x 2/day ...Read more
Ihave endoscopic sugery ofl5s1 disk slip my pain almost gone but I have tingling pain under my knee is it normal?
For the last couple days, I get this weird tingling, almost a little wave feeling tingle in the left side of my right knee?
Nerve: This is most likely an irritable/slightly inflamed superficial nerve causing this symptom and I doubt that it reflects any problem with the knee joint it self in the absence of pain or tenderness. Such symptoms usually resolve after a brief period of time. If you have further concerns, see your physician for evaluation. ...Read more
I have a tingling pain in the back of my knee. It also sometimes hurts in the front of my knee. At times feels like its draining fluid.?
Answer 3of 3: Depending on the location of your pain & evaluation by your doc proper diagnosis can be made. The following possible common problems: 1) front pain with stairs or squatiing: early patello-femoral arthritis, 2) pain on either sides: tendinitis or meniscus tears, 3) back of the knee: bakers cyst, 4) pain all over: arthritis/inflammation. ...Read more
I have a weird tingling sensation on my upper left knee. (recently overextended my back and have a little bit of pain in lower back, if that helps)?
Neuropathy: Hi, the nerves that supply function to the lower extremities travel from the lower spine down the legs. It is possible for a disk in between vertebrae to become injured and press on a nerve as it exits the spine. The sensation of nerve pain is often described as pins and needles or burning pain. I suggest you see your doctor soon for evaluation and treatment. Good luck! ...Read more
Can be: Sensory changes can occur after cutting any skin in your body. Most settle down or go away in a few months. Some take up to 18 months to mature to its final feeling. ...Read more
Behind the knee will present in this way. (pain, tightness and tingling) If the tingling or pain progresses
then seek immediate care. Rarely a vascular occlusion or compartment syndrome can produce these symptoms. Even less common is this an early symptom of AIDP (in which case progressive weakness would ensue) Orthopedic injury is typically more painful ...Read more
it can be: It depends on what was done and how long you are following surgery. If you are in first few weeks following surgery it could related to a number of things, all likely to resolve with time and healing. If it is late, it could represent sensory nerve entrapment and might need to be evaluated. ...Read more
Popliteal cysts?: Fluid in the knee joint can result in cysts forming behind the knee. While this might be uncommon, it could relate to your symptoms. See a rheumatologist or an ortho. ...Read more
Since three days, I get a tingling under my left knee that lasts for a few seconds every minute or so. What shouldi do?
I have a tingling feeling (paresthesia) all over my body for 12 hours now. It's so bothersome I can't sleep. What is this?
Number of things: However, at your age, may be related to either stress, hormones, or medications. You should get checked out just to be safe. Often, when we feel that tingle all over our body, like when you hear a great song, it is due to a release of neurotransmitters. However, without a physical exam and thorough history, it would be difficult to say what is causing sustained feeling. ...Read more
Probably not: Would be really rare.Get a more detailed answer ›
HAVE IT CHECKED: It is difficult to properly assess what is going on without actually seeing your condition. Itching can be a sign of a problem. If the skin is irritated, it could be a skin infection, like fungus; however, if the itching has more of a "deeper" sensation, you may be dealing with a nerve irritation. Quite unusual in presentation to have knees and one foot symptomatic. ...Read more
My daughter just got up to look out the door and all of a sudden she couldn't see and she had tingling in her hands and knees?
Not enough detail: How old, how long the symptoms lasted, the emotional stae. It could be nothing all the way up to a form of seizure! ...Read more
Why am I having a tingling and numbness from the right side of my right knee up the front of the leg and then it stops...or sometimes gets worse?
I have pain in my knee when bending, straighten or putting weight on leg for two days now on the third day there is tingling anklewhat could it be
Possible causes of sudden knee swelling on the outside of the knee. No pain. Slight tingling sensation. Wasn't injured. Feels like it needs to pop?
Knee Pain: Pain on the outside of the knee is not very specific. Is that the only symptom? Some people have a plica which is folding of the tissue within the lining (synovium) of the knee. It will sometimes cause a catching or popping sensation above the joint line. It is a difficult diagnosis to make unless you can reproduce it in the physician's office. I would monitor it and if it bothers you call md. ...Read more
I feel a tingling sensation on my left knee, I had fell a couple a months ago scraped it on the road and never really disinfected, what could it be?
Irritation of: A superficial cutaneous nerve more than likely. If you have redness, swelling, warmth you may have infection. Little bits of gravel sometimes get in there and are hard to get rid of (the white blood cells cannot digest them) If you suspect that there is a smouldering infection or bits of road gravel still in there have it looked at. If the the tingling does not resolve have it looked at ...Read more
Inside below knee feels cold, tingling inside sometimes I feel tickles in toes&heartWhen I touch the leg it doesn'tfeel cold. Normal? How to stop it? 16yr
See a doctor: Need more details regarding the circumstances around this set of symptoms. It might localize to a specific nerve but without a history or a physical exam it isn't possible to localize. Suggest you see your doctor to further evaluate this, which could require some additional studies. ...Read more
Slight tingling, opposite side of knee area. Can extend down to foot. No pain. Tingling is on and off. I exercise very regularly. What could this be?
I've had a constant tingling/pain feeling in my left knee at first & now the full leg for a month. It wakes me up through the night & lasts all day. Ms?
MS: It does not sound like ms. I would see a doctor as it could be a neve problem originating from your spine if it is now effecting your whole leg. ...Read more