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10 months left side arm leg weakness, numb, hard to walk, now it is getting better, numbness almost gone, no dr has answer to why it happen?

10 months left side arm leg weakness, numb, hard to walk, now it is getting better, numbness almost gone, no dr has answer to why it happen?

See neurologist!: You do not say what kind of docs you have seen and what sort of work-up you have had. Have you had a MRI of your brain? Have you seen a neurologist? Please do both, if either have not been done. If you have see a neurologist, and not gotten an answer that is clear to you, please get a second or even a third opinion. Glad this appears to be getting better. Good luck! ...Read more

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Should your weaker side feel completely different than your dominant side? Sometimes my left side (arm and leg) feels weak and just weird all around.

Should your weaker side feel completely different than your dominant side? Sometimes my left side (arm and leg) feels weak and just weird all around.

Only slightly: U are right hand dominant so the left hand can feel clumsy and uncoordinated. Try to maximize your ability to use both hands. I never regretted learning to write with both right and left hands!! @Ambidexter ...Read more

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Every few days to weeks I'm getting tingling down my left side (face, arm, leg). 8 times in total, today it's the same but on right. Am I have tia's?

Anxiety: Numbness like thus is how your body is experiencing your stressed breathing. You are either breathing too shallow or too rapidly. These symptoms are a sign that you are not managing your anxieties well. ...Read more

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I feel tingling and uneasiness in my left arm, left side of hip and left complete leg?

Family practice: You should be seen right away. You are young so I doubt you are having a stroke but you need to be checked out you have some form of neuropathy affecting the nerves on the left side. ...Read more

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I get an intense burning in my left side when I bend my left leg, or raise my left arm. It has been about two days.

I get an intense burning in my left side when I bend my left leg, or raise my left arm. It has been about two days.

Get neurology eval: The fact that you get the same sensation of left sided burning when you flex the leg OR raise the left arm is very difficult to explain off the top of my head from a purely anatomical view. You need to be seen and examined by a neurologist to get a better handle as to what is going on. It may also be a non-organic problem but that would come later after everything else checked out. ...Read more

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Why does my left leg & arm go numb? Now I can't lay on my side & if I do in a matter of seconds the numbness starts

Why does my left leg & arm go numb? Now I can't lay on my side & if I do in a matter of seconds the numbness starts

See below: Unilateral numbness including arm and leg will require neurological consultation and further diagnostic studies including MRI of the brain.
Make an appointment to see your doctor. ...Read more

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I had a mini stroke a few months ago on my left side. But I am now I am suddenly experiencing heavy leg and arm on my left side. Is this normal.

I had a mini stroke a few months ago on my left side. But I am now I am suddenly experiencing heavy leg and arm on my left side. Is this normal.

See your doctor: You potentially experienced another stroke, this on your right side, so get your doctor involved asap. Other possibility might be neck lesion with cord compression. Regardless of cause, get evaluatied and treated. ...Read more

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I been having pain on and a tightnes in the left side of my back, and pain and numbnees in my left leg and now numbnees in my left arm. Can you help?

I been having pain on and a tightnes in the left side of my back, and pain and numbnees in my left leg and now numbnees in my left arm. Can you help?

See doctor: You might have a problem with your spinal cord or the roots that come off it. You need to get seen by a health care provider as soon as convenient. If you also have weakness or if you develop incontinence, the situation is more urgent and should be seen the same day. ...Read more

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Why does the entire left side hurt from my neck down tomy leg and left arm. Going on for 3wks. I have a weird tingling sensation and only my left side?

Why does the entire left side hurt from my neck down tomy leg and left arm. Going on for 3wks. I have a weird tingling sensation and only my left side?

Mononeuritis mulripl: The most common cause of your symptoms, is a condition known as mononeuritis multiplex this is a condition, in which there is inflammation of multiple nerves, I believe to be due to a virus. I would sit in a relative. I mean, I would see a neurologist. It usually responds to the course of prednisone. I meant, it usually responds to a course of prednisone ...Read more

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What causes a pain from jaw up the left side of her head, down the arm, leg and foot?

What causes a pain from jaw up the left side of her head, down the arm, leg and foot?

Vague bodily pain: Without any other associated symptoms, vague bodily pain is usually of no organic causes, meaning there are no concrete diseases that may cause it. Living a healthy, productive life, getting a full sleep each night and regular exercises would usually relieve your pain. ...Read more

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Numbness in arm and leg on left side including face, pinched nerve?

Numbness in arm and leg on left side including face, pinched nerve?

Likely not: Numbness involving this much of your body can't be from a single "pinched" nerve. You should talk to your doctor about getting imaging of your brain to rule out things like a stroke, hemorrhage, or tumor. ...Read more

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Walking sets off leg pain off balance an disoriented weakness in left side arm an leg...why?

Walking sets off leg pain off balance an disoriented weakness in left side arm an leg...why?

Many reasons: There are many reasons for these symptoms, especially given your multiple current medical conditions. See your physician for an evaluation. Keep a detailed log of the timing, duration, frequency, characteristics, and severity of these episodes and take it to your physician. Http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003174.htm ...Read more

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Pain on one side of chest left leg and arm but not at the same time. Any ideas what it could be?

Pain: This information is not enough to give you an appropriate answer I believe you should see a doctor and have it checked out, need a physical exam by a dictor to make sure there's any significant reason for the pain. ...Read more

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Numbness in arm and leg on left side including face and getting worse, do I have a pinched nerve?

Numbness in arm and leg on left side including face and getting worse, do I have a pinched nerve?

Likely not: Numbness involving this much of your body can't be from a single "pinched" nerve. You should talk to your doctor about getting imaging of your brain to rule out things like a stroke, hemorrhage, or tumor. ...Read more

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Hi when I am feeling anxious why do a get a numb feeling down left side of face arm and leg....It does pass after a while?

Hi when I am feeling anxious why do a get a numb feeling down left side of face arm and leg....It does pass after a while?

Symptom of anxiety: You may be experiencing symptoms of a full blown panic attack which includes numbness down extremities or around the mouth, dizziness, sweating, palpitations or shortness of breath. You could also experience symptoms of a less severe episode of anxiety called a limited symptom attack and feel these symptoms. You should see a Dr. To be evaluated for other physical causes such as a TIA. ...Read more

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My arm and leg on my left side has been hurting for3 days and it's constant and dull even in my hand I don know what to do?

My arm and leg on my left side has been hurting for3 days and it's constant and dull even in my hand I don know what to do?

See provider: Please consider seeing your health care provider for assessment of where the nerves are being irritated to give you your current symptoms ...Read more

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I am curtently experiencing left sided numbness/tingling ranging from left arm, abd, leg. Started in lt shoulder-on fire, pain, numbness, tingling.?

I am curtently experiencing left sided numbness/tingling ranging from left arm, abd, leg. Started in lt shoulder-on fire, pain, numbness, tingling.?

Such: "generalized" abnormal feelings "paresthesias" need evaluation by a NEUROLOGIST! Suggest you contact your PCP (Primary Care Provider) for a referral!

Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Feeling a dull pain and pressure in left side on the arm, shoulder, back and going to head and also to leg sometimes. Started since last night.??

Feeling a dull pain and pressure in left side on the arm, shoulder, back and going to head and also to leg sometimes. Started since last night.??

Stress: This is a sign of stress
my first question do you have a problem with your blood pressure.and what is your BP reading when this happen.
second are you taking any medication, from simple birth control pill, to choleterol medication, to anti anxiety medication, it could be side effect.
third you are very young the chance of having serious illness is very low, so relax, do not panic, take hut shower. ...Read more

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Why are my arms n legs numbs and I feel a warm sensation on left side of body like if was doing a scan w contrast but I am not.

Why are my arms n legs numbs and I feel a warm sensation on left side of body like if was doing a scan w contrast but I am not.

Mri: Those symptoms should be investigated with mri. This is much more sensitive way to check between the ears. ...Read more

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For the last year I have had numbness and feeling weak or slow on my left side arm and leg. Asked my doctor and they shrugged it off : (?

I would not discount: Sometimes people have subjective neurologic symptoms that a neurologic exam will not always verify; but this could be insidious onset of a brain tumor, a-v malformation, m.S. Or others. It needs follow up and some tests. ...Read more

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I'm having dull pain in left arm and the back of left leg also I can get this pain that comes on in my left side of chest what could it be?

I'm having dull pain in left arm and the back of left leg also I can get this pain that comes on in my left side of chest what could it be?

Arm and leg: Sorry to hear about this. You MUST see your primary doctor as soon as possible.
She/he will take your medical history, examine you, and then order some labs and possibly an xray.

Hope all goes well - please keep me posted. ...Read more

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My Left arm kinda feels numb but not numb at the same time. My left leg kinda feels the same. Just on the left side. Is that a sign of a stroke?

My Left arm kinda feels numb but not numb at the same time. My left leg kinda feels the same. Just on the left side. Is that a sign of a stroke?

No: It very unlikely at ur age. Unless u have any serious medical problems, it all anxiety. Usually try behavior modification, punctuality in sleeping, read a book and warm milk fi u like. Avoid caffeine, drinking, TV in room. Do regular exercise and get busy with ur studies or work. Don't dx yourself. ...Read more

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Feeling burning sensation (pins/needles) on left side of face, arm, leg and hip.

Feeling burning sensation (pins/needles) on left side of face, arm, leg and hip.

For how long?: Need more info: When did it start? What were you doing? Did it happen suddenly or slowly? Has it happened before? Do you have any underlying medical problems? Consider possibly seeing urgent/emergency care for an in-person examination. ...Read more