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Light Headed Tingling
Can ct head/orbit cause : lightheaded dizzy w/ brief low rumble noise, headache w/ tingling forehead? Dr said maybe anxiety, but no hx panic. Attacks
No, a CT cannot: CAUSE these symptoms. In fact, a CT may HELP DIAGNOSE reasons for dizziness and headache, such as sinusitis. Your doctor is correct that anxiety can cause dizziness and tingling, even without "panic attacks". If you have your CT on a disc, I can explain it to you on HealthTap Concierge healthtap. Com/saurbornmd. ...Read more
Last August my EF was 10 and as of May my EF was 45. Recently I have had spells of feeling light headed & tingling in my face/hands. What could it be?
What is EF?: Explain what is EF? Description could be a number of things and needs further workup. ...Read more
Hypoglycemia: It seems you have diabetes, if you are knowledgeable about your hemoglobin a1c. The symptoms you describe could be due to low blood sugar (hypoglycemia), produced by a diabetes medication taken with too little food. Your a1c would be normal if you have frequent low blood sugar episodes. ...Read more
I had mild fever of 37.8 c, elevated heart rate, light headed and tingling sensation at my fingers. I wonder what is my sickness?
See a doctor: Cannot diagnose this over the internet. You sound as if you may be quite ill. Go and get seen. Good luck. ...Read more
Light headed and tingling in hands and feet. I don't eat red meat but I take a multivitamin with 18 mg of iron. Could it be iron deficiency?
Maybe.: There are many causes of light-headedness and tingling, iron deficiency is one. It is easy to check for with simple lab tests. Most iron deficiency in the US in women is a result of anemia from chronic heavy periods. But there are other causes of both iron deficiency and your symptoms. See a doc and sort out what is going on. ...Read more
For the last 3 days persistent light headed feeling, dizziness, and tingling in lips/extremities. Periodic nausea but no other symptom. 29yo female?
Many possibilities: You need to see your physician. There are medical issues that can explain your symptoms. ...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
The last couple weeks when I stand from a sitting position and start walking I feel a light-headed and get a warm tingling sensation all over my body?
Postural light head: F of unknown age and ethnicity and healthy problems and medications history asks: When stand from a sitting position and start waking fee light headed and get warm tingling sensation all over my body? ANS; I am not clear what the question is. Most likely your BP is dropping when you stand. Tell your Dr and have then check your BP seated and standing. ...Read more
I have a tingling feeling on my brain and feel light headed this occurs every day is this an epileptic aura?
Unlikely but...: The fact you have daily events and no convulsion makes it very unlikely these feelings are epileptic. An aura is actually a little seizure that does not generalize. You need a good general evaluation. Your doctor may want to order an eeg. This can be done under the setting when you expect one of your spells. A normal eeg during event rules out seizure. ...Read more
Why I feel dizzy and light headed after every short naps? Also I feel tingling sensation on my face after waking up.
R/O SLEEP APNEA/OSA: OSA can be suggested by history and physical. Excess snoring/daytime sleepiness/apneic episodes/ aM headaches. And the Exam obesity/small oral airway/collar size>18. The definitive test is a PSG with split night/CPAP titration. I would request copy of sleep study and get a second opinion if you are not satisfied with the options. You are young CPAP can be difficult to tolerate. ENT FOR UPP EVAL. ...Read more
I have really bad chest pains, light headed, dizziness yet feel really heavy... Tingling sensation in my left arm?
What could be cauing the numbness and tingling in my face I get headacks almost every day. But today was different I started out with one I stood up and got dizzy and about ten min. Later my face felt numb and my face was tingling and felt light headed.
It: It is is numb and tingly on one side, you could have had a cardiovascular accident, and if that is the case, I recommend being seen at the er now. ...Read more
Many causes: This sounds like a systemic problem - something affecting the entire body - as the symptoms r all over (head, chest, upper, & lower extremities). I wd focus on anemia, smoking (CO exposure), blood pressure problems, infections, inflammatory response to something (allergies? vasculitis?), low glucose (onset of diabetes?), electrolyte problems (low potassium, e.g.), & similar problems. TTYD, GL! ...Read more
What do these mean? Symptoms: light headed, black out/seizure where you can't move but feel a tingling, fever, migrain
Go see a doctor now: If you haven't yet been evaluated then you should get in for an evaluation immediately. What you describe could be a number of things, some of which are serious. I would start by either seeing your primary care doctor or a neurologist. ...Read more
18yrs female red face w/patches of red on body. Tingling in face hands feet & just not feeling right. Temp 99.1 w/feeling light headed & mild headache?
Numbness tingling across both shoulders and down both arms into hands. As well as feeling light headed. Should I be concerned?
I have moderately high bp, feel light headed often, get mild headaches, and feel slight tightness of chest and tingling in arm and neck. Why?
Too much at risk: You need to seek medical care from a physician. Your listed symptoms are concerning and without the ability to take a history from you and examine there are too many possibilities. Good luck. ...Read more
Shaky, light headed, cant concentrate, troubled memory, tingling hands/feet, vertigo for 7 months and no answers as to why. Could it be low magnesium?
Doubtful: However this can be metabolic, endocrine, neurologic or cardiologic. No matter what: you will need a comprehensive physical exam, EKG and comprehensive blood testing. I would aslo suggest neurological and cardiological consultations. ...Read more
My wife has tingling in her left arm during a BM. She gets short of breath and light headed. Hyperthyroidism was diagnosed, but still has symptoms.
BM, SOB, L arm pain:
Have an EKG< see a Dr. Do a thyroid profile, do a treadmill test.
She may have coronary disease, and ischemic heart failure. Do a lipid profile and Glucose Hb+ AC1
She must see an endocrinologist and be on therapy as required. Have a cardiologist rule out coronary disease.
She is very young for all this issues, any family history? Or heavy smoking? ...Read more
Been overdosing on vitamins for 2 months (via juicing + disc splmnts. Have tingling in fingers, light headed, mood change, fine motor weakness in both ring fingers. Possible neuropathy? Permanent?
Stop the vitamins: Vitamin overdoses can cause many symptoms including those you described. However you should see a doctor to determine if there is any other cause of your symptoms. If it is due to a vitamin over dose the symptoms usually resolve when the vitamin levels return to normal. ...Read more
What could cause, tingling in both arms &back, cold sensation in same areas, light headed, ringing in ears, joint weakness, & loss of vision.
Not enough info!: There are many possibilities. It is impossible to give you an accurate guess without a lot more information, incl. How long you have felt this way, your medical history, and list of medications. Please see a doctor ASAP to sort all this out. This may be something simple to treat or something more serious. Get seen and treated, to avoid the chance of feeling even worse! ...Read more
Should I go to ER if my glands are swollen a little feeling light headed sweating feel like my heart is beating fast feet and hands tingling and cold?
I will recommend: If the symptoms are new, to stay home hydrate yourself with water and gatorade. And if continue after 24hrs see a physician. If this is more chronic, still go a see a physician for a good history and physical. Ed were design to provide fast, life-or-limb-saving care. But if in doubt go to the nearest er. Only you can decide. ...Read more
Tingling in hands, arms, legs, and feet. Get nauseous, sick, light headed and dizzy feelings in mornings and in stomache mostly in the mornings.?
Concerning symptoms: The symptoms you describe are very concerning and can be many things. With the nausea and stomachache in the morning, I'm wondering if you're having gastritis or peptic ulcer disease. That doesn't often cause tingling hands, arms and legs, so more investigation is needed. If you haven't had a checkup with a doctor in a while, now's the time! Best of luck! ...Read more
I have been having tingling and hands and legs, dizziness, light headed, migraines, weight gain swelling in my legs and arms. Cardiac patient also. ..
Med SIde Effect?:
Cardiac meds can cause many different side effects
Sounds like you need to get to your Cardiologist/ urgent care ASAP!
Could be something simple like a medication adjustment or something more complicated like tje beginnings of heart failure! Since I don't know all the particulars you really need to see your doc following you. ...Read more
Been getting horrible headaches and with them a numbness, tingling feeling on the left side and back side of my head. Dizziness?
I have episodes of 2 second long dizziness and disorientation, shortness of breadth, and tingling feeling in the head. What couldbbe wrong?
I am being treated for TMJ but have pain & tingling on left side of head & arm, dizziness is this normal?
TMJ: This does not sound like tmj, especially with the sensation in your arm. It sounds as if you need a neurologist. ...Read more