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Have headaches left temple, loss of appetite, occasional weakness on left side. I have been stressed and have a lot of anxiety. Can tht be the cause?
Definitely: Stress & anxiety can cause lots of symptoms & left unchecked can lead to more serious illness. Make sure you are eating a balanced diet, drink water, excersize & take time to take care of yourself - read, relax, have fun, take a quick nap, get a massage. If this is an on-going problem see your md or a counselor to learn to control the stress or possibly get short-term relief with medication. ...Read more
Cervical Stenosis: I am worried she may have narrowing of the cervical spine aka cervical stenosis. Have her see her physician for neurologic evaluation. ...Read more
Painful feet with occasional muscle pain/weakness. Swelling in hands/feet with walking, trouble thinking of simple words, extreme fatigue, 50, female?
Dad had meningioma removed (1 1/2 yrs ago). still gets occasional seizures, and has weakness in left side. taking meds, done PT. why still an issue?
Meningioma: Meningiomas arise from the meninges and compress the underlying brain. The irritation of the underlying brain can persist even after the meningioma is removed and lead to seizures and epilepsy. After a seizure, the body opposite to the side of the seizure is often weak (Todd's paralysis). Additional seizure medications may be needed as well as an evaluation with a rehab physician (physiatrist). ...Read more
Occasionally spasms in upper arms, with loss of control of arms. Lasts about 1 min. then weakness.
Check bloodwork: Anemia, high or low blood glucose, low sodium, low calcium, low magnesium, liver problems (with elevated transaminases)--all these are possible causes of your symptoms that could be checked with simple, routine blood tests. There are many other causes of tremor, weakness and slurred speech, so check with your neurologist after this bloodwork. ...Read more
TB - On Myrin P Forte since 42 days still have occasional temprature and dizziness sleepiness in morning with weakness feel as i shall fall down ?
Medication?: Most likely symptoms may be from the medication. You should be followed closely by gone prescribing doctor. Make sure to follow up ...Read more
I have a lump on back of my wrist that changes in size daily. Also weakness in that hand, occasional shooting pain in forearm. What could this be?
My knee and ankle occasionally feel weak though no true weakness or pain. ANA + (no utter listed) RF 18.4. SED RATE norm and rnp, Smith, SSA, SSB negative. Stress and anxiety last 6 months causing?
False positives: Many people have positive ANA or RF and still don't have lupus or rheumatoid arthritis. These are nonspecific tests, and need to be combined with clinical findings that suggest the disease. Psychological distress can definitely cause musculoskeletal discomfort. Your symptoms sound mild and not dangerous. Work with your doctor to control symptoms rather than more testing. Physical therapy may help. ...Read more
I have weakness throughout my body, most noticeably in my arms and hands, thicker saliva than normal, occasional slight dizziness, and body wide trembling. What could these be symptoms of? I'm not on any medications.
See your doctor: You may have caught a cold or the flu. If your symptoms gradually worsen or don't go away after a day or two you need to see your doctor. If you live in an area that has a lot of mosquitoes you may want to get checked for west nile virus because this is a bad year for it and september is usually a peek month for cases to rise. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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