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Have had tingling in arms, spread to legs, lots of random nerve pain. Lymph nodes feel swollen, uncomfortable feeling to lower head, metallic taste?

Have had tingling in arms, spread to legs, lots of random nerve pain. Lymph nodes feel swollen, uncomfortable feeling to lower head, metallic taste?

See a doctor or UR: PCP. All the symptoms mentioned aren't normal, and spell trouble without a diagnosis made, and needs to be worked up and assessed by a doctor, who knows your history. Don't delay. Time to get some help! ...Read more

Metallic Taste In Mouth (Definition)

A metallic taste in the mouth is an abnormal or unusual taste in the mouth, sometimes ...Read more


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Hand wrist arm burning? And sometimes my leg what is this? I also feel the warmth and the pulsating of it? Sometimes metallic taste what doc/testsneed

Hand wrist arm burning? And sometimes my leg what is this? I also feel the warmth and the pulsating of it? Sometimes metallic taste what doc/testsneed

Neurologist: If the burning were restricted to the hand and wrist, nerve impingement at the wrist (carpal tunnel syndrome) would be suggested. However this would not explain leg burning sensation. A neurologist would be best to evaluate you and any appropriate tests will be ordered. ...Read more

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I hav metal artificial support in my left arm implanted after accident in 2007 Sometimes it pains AM I supposed to get it removed or leave as it is?

I hav metal artificial support in my left arm implanted after accident in 2007 Sometimes it pains AM I supposed to get it removed or leave as it is?

Unknown: It is impossible to say. It depends if it is malaligned, infected, damaged, or you have some other disease like arthritis affecting it. I suggest you see a qualified orthopedic specialist (in a Western hospital in India, not a government or local Indian hospital) for evaluation and get an X-ray. ...Read more

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I have been having pain in my left side of my chest, Pain traveling up and down my left arm, Pain in my Jaw and a Bad irony, metallicy taste in my mou?

I have been having pain in my left side of my chest, Pain traveling up and down my left arm, Pain in my Jaw and a Bad irony, metallicy taste in my mou?

Go to the ER: I can't tell your age from this question, but the kind of pain that you are describing is possibly related to the heart. It needs to be checked out immediately. I would go straight to the emergency room now. Good luck. ...Read more

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27F, had all tests done at ER for heart all came norm. So y do I hve chest pain. Left arm pain and copper taste. Weird feel wth tongue?

27F, had all tests done at ER for heart all came norm. So y do I hve chest pain. Left arm pain and copper taste. Weird feel wth tongue?

Gastro/esophagitis: That copper taste you described probably meant you had upper GI bleeding. You need to see a GI specialist ASAP -- in the mean time you could also take Prilosec or Zantac (ranitidine) twice a day (they are over the counter meds, if you didn't take meds for GERD) ...Read more

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I'm 27 f. I have chest pain, copper taste in mouth and jaw hurts and left arm hurts. What's wrong?

Less likely cardiac: Need to assess risk factors for heart disease. Young age make cardiac less likely. Consider gastrointestinal issues or reflux ...Read more

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Iodine like taste in mouth, arm pain, and before I had a shooting sensation from behind left ear, down the neck, and into the left arm. 21 and active.

Iodine like taste in mouth, arm pain, and before I had a shooting sensation from behind left ear, down the neck, and into the left arm. 21 and active.

Neck spine problem: You may have a neck spine problem, which includes diagnoses like herniated disc. Consult with your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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Why would you get metallic taste in mouth when exercising and getting upper left chest and neck discomfort, deep heaviness?

Why would you get metallic taste in mouth when exercising and getting upper left chest and neck discomfort, deep heaviness?

See your physician: You should see your physician and have all symptoms examined, perhaps run few tests. Then see your dentist ...Read more

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Metallic Taste on Left Side of Tongue for over 3 Yrs since Wisdom Tooth Extract. My Ortho said the lingual nerve may hve been stretched causing trauma?

Metallic Taste on Left Side of Tongue for over 3 Yrs since Wisdom Tooth Extract. My Ortho said the lingual nerve may hve been stretched causing trauma?

Dysgeusia: Is a change in your sense of taste and a metallic taste due to a variety of causes; from anxiety to dental problems (failure of a dental crown), medications and treatments. ...Read more

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At night nose burns smell grease as if I left oven on but did not. Have a broken off tooth, metallic taste in mouth. Just off antibiotic. Causes?

At night nose burns smell grease as if I left oven on but did not. Have a broken off tooth, metallic taste in mouth. Just off antibiotic. Causes?

Some thoughts...: The infection, sinusitis, decay from the tooth, dry mouth, the antibiotic, plus a host of other factors can all be contributing to your symptoms. Have your dentist restore that rotten tooth and any other dental issues you might have. Then, if your problem (s) persist, see your PCP. ...Read more

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I've had a bad cough, bronchitis, recently stopped smoking, metallic taste when I cough. Cough turned dry and chronic last 3 days. Difficulty breathing. Severe lower left abdominal pain started today

I've had a bad cough, bronchitis, recently stopped smoking, metallic taste when I cough. Cough turned dry and chronic last 3 days. Difficulty breathing. Severe lower left abdominal pain started today

M.D. visit: Since you have abd pain, difficulty breathing and a cough, these symptoms may indicate that you have pneumonia. Pneumonia does not necessarily mean that you have a bacterial illness, but this sometimes does occur following a viral illness.
Please see you physician and a virtual consult is also available on follow up. ...Read more

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I've had a metallic taste in my mouth and now my left side of my throat hurts. Help?

A metallic taste: Common conditions that can cause this situation include but not limited to. Dehydration, dry mouth, smoking. Or infections. Like common cold, flu, upper respiratory tract infection. Pharyngitis., strip throat or viral infection. Also neurological disorders that alter the the sense of taste like bell's palsy. This metallic taste situation can be side effects to antibiotics and other medication. ...Read more

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Every now n then tonsil stones gets stuck to d left side of my throat. I hate the metallic taste n it is hard to get out. How cn I get rid of this 4gud?

Every now n then tonsil stones gets stuck to d left side of my throat. I hate the metallic taste n it is hard to get out. How cn I get rid of this 4gud?

See ENT: Tonsil stone is very common condition. Many small tonsil stones do not cause any noticeable symptoms. The larger stones can have a major symptoms like a bad breath, sore throat and earache. No symptoms no special treatment is required. If concerned see ENT for evaluation and treatment if needed. Hope it helps. ...Read more

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I have a metallic taste in mouth and pressure under my left breast bone. What could be the cause?

I have a metallic taste in mouth and pressure under my left breast bone. What could be the cause?

See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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Had a tooth extraction (#15).Right after surgery, felt some salty taste on the left side.48hrs after surgery until now (69hr), have felt some metallic taste in mouth&nauseous. Have also felt some light soreness. No swelling. Infection or different problem?

Had a tooth extraction (#15).Right after surgery, felt some salty taste on the left side.48hrs after surgery until now (69hr), have felt some metallic taste in mouth&nauseous. Have also felt some light soreness. No swelling. Infection or different problem?

Extraction of #15: Soreness and a bad taste is not abnormal after an extraction. For any questions or discomfort, call the dentist who extracted your tooth. Your dentist is the one who is familiar with any issues involving the procedure. ...Read more

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Have metallic taste in my mouth can it be cause of taking Dulcolax or a very early pregnancy symptom. I'm on bc shot, 8 days left for my period

Exam needed: There are several reasons for a metallic taste inyour mouth. Dental disease, vitamin and mineral deficiencies, hormonal, medications are only a few of them. A home pregnancy test can answer your concern about being pregnant. A doctor or dental exam and blood tests can help you find out the cause of the metallic taste. ...Read more

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UTI culture showed traces of Staph and Strep, sensitive to augumentin drug didn't work, now my mouth has a metallic taste, plus left side abdominal pain, still feel pressure on bladder and watery discharge?

UTI culture showed traces of Staph and Strep, sensitive to augumentin drug didn't work, now my mouth has a metallic taste, plus left side abdominal pain, still feel pressure on bladder and watery discharge?

Call your doc: In the presence of ongoing symptoms with no response to your initial prescription, you are urged to call or see your physician and discuss this matter ...Read more

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Pain in left arm and left chest area, what could be wrong?

Pain in left arm and left chest area, what could be wrong?

It could be heart: Related, muscular, rib pain, etc. Go see your dr asap and request for an ekg and comprehensive evaluation to rule out heart disease. If it's squeezing mid-sternal chest pain, go to the er right away. Give us some feedback. ...Read more

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Got chest pain and pain in left arm?

Got chest pain and pain in left arm?

Multiple Causes: Chest pain can be a symptom of heart disease but may be may other things such as esophageal spasms, great vessel disease, respiratory disorders (asthma, COPD, bronchitis, infections, lung collapse), and muscle problems to name a few. It really depends on the clinical situation and other symptoms you may be having. If you are concerned you should see a doctor to get more information. ...Read more

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Chest pain and pain in left arm--help me?

Chest pain and pain in left arm--help me?

RISKY: The combination could represent primary cardiac issues. See your doctor soon. There are other possible causes but take care of this immediately. ...Read more