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Paresthesia (Definition)

Weird or abnormal feeling including numbness, tingling sensation, pins-and-needles in skin area or body part. One example is when someone hits his elbow "funny bone", he may get the tingling and numbness at the elbow and forearm, this ...Read more


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I suffer with lower back but lately I get a lot of throbbin pain in the top of my legs and hips and pins and needles in my feet?

I suffer with lower back but lately I get a lot of throbbin pain in the top of my legs and hips and pins and needles in my feet?

? Spinal Stenosis: If you are having discomfort down both legs with a history of back pain, suggest you be checked for possible spinal stenosis. You can start with our pcp who may refer you to a- back specialist-orthopedist. ...Read more

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Lower back twinges and numbness right leg and pins and needles in right foot toes.

Lower back twinges and numbness right leg and pins and needles in right foot toes.

Likely all stemming: From your back. See a spine surgeon or neurologist for x-ray and MRI to be sure. ...Read more

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Any ideas? Patient had a disk prolapse in sl5, now and again central pain in the lower back area spreading to thighs; pins and needles in arms n legs

Any ideas? Patient had a disk prolapse in sl5, now and again central pain in the lower back area spreading to thighs; pins and needles in arms n legs

Need to pin down: Symptoms in arms are not related to a disk in the lower back, although one might experience disk issues in neck also. Best though to wonder about peripheral nerve disorder, spinal stenosis, and even medication reactions. Need a thorough evaluation by a neurologist. ...Read more

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Lower back pain numbness in right leg and right arm. Pins and needles in right arm down to fingertips. Please help.

Lower back pain numbness in right leg and right arm. Pins and needles in right arm down to fingertips. Please help.

Nerve impingement: Can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain and burning pain. This condition must be professionally managed. See an interventional pain management specialist for definitive diagnosis and management. ...Read more

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Pain on and of above navel and lower back pain and I get like pins and needles inside my head

Can't be complex: There may not be a simple answer to your question. If a person has back pain and abdominal pain they have abdominal pain is usually in the lower location than the back pain. In your case I can't be certain. There maybe medical issues are there may be psychological issues. You need to discuss this with your physician ...Read more

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Pain and tenderness in lower back, progressively gotten worse over the course of 3 years. Sharp pain in hips and pins and needles feeling in toes?

Sciatica...: Hello,
What you are describing sounds like nerve entrapment/irritation in the lower back spinal nerves, particularly L3 to S1 nerve roots. Pts that present to me with symptoms as such in the lower extremity are sent for a lower back MRI, Neuro Consult, and rehab. Please consult a specialist since this is long stand. Feel better! ...Read more

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11 days late period, waking up with stomach pain, now pins and needles in my lower right side of my back. What is this?

11 days late period, waking up with stomach pain, now pins and needles in my lower right side of my back. What is this?

See a doctor: I recommend seeing a doctor so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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Pins and needles in calf, spasm, pain in thigh, swollen groin and hip and lower back pain. Had leg sonogram last month and no clot. What could it be?

Pins and needles in calf, spasm, pain in thigh, swollen groin and hip and lower back pain. Had leg sonogram last month and no clot. What could it be?

Possibly venous: You may have venous insufficiency, or venous reflux, of the leg veins or pelvic veins. Ask for an ultrasound of your leg veins to check for it - it is different than looking for a clot - make sure you are sitting or standing during the scan. You would need an mrv to look for dilated pelvic veins. ...Read more

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Dizzy, nauseous, pins and needles occasionally in my face. Right ear and arm pain, stiff paining fingers. Light lower back and stomach cramps?

Dizzy, nauseous, pins and needles occasionally in my face. Right ear and arm pain, stiff paining fingers. Light lower back and stomach cramps?

See doctor: Not knowing how long you have had these symptoms, suggest you contact your doctor. Until then be sure that you have enough fluid and electrolytes (sports drink?) intake. ...Read more

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Pins and needles, in upper back, chest and neck, 1-2 times a day, no rash, random, pressure seems to help?

Pins and needles, in upper back, chest and neck, 1-2 times a day, no rash, random, pressure seems to help?

NEEDS TO BE CHECKED: You need to make an apt with your Primary care doctor as you need a thorough history and physical exam to find the cause of your symptoms and treat if needed ...Read more

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Recently I have been getting frequently stinging and sometime pins and needles in my lower abdomen, in a central location. Is this normal?

Recently I have been getting frequently stinging and sometime pins and needles in my lower abdomen, in a central location. Is this normal?

Difficult to answer: Please see your dr who can take a more detailed history -- aggravating and relieving factors, related to periods, meals, exertion; standing, sitting; certain foods; bowel habits. Your dr may then decide to do some blood tests, ultrasound, X-ray (after excluding pregnancy). Good luck ...Read more

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What can be the cause of pins and needles in both arms, weakness when standing and low back pain.?

Arm symptoms - nerve: The pins and needles are most likely due
to a pinched or inflamed nerve from the
cervical spine which radiates down the arms
it's important to differentiate whether the etiology is cervical or peripheral such as the
carpal tunnel region.
The weakness and back pain are possibly
muscular issues which need to be evaluated
and addressed. ...Read more

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I have a sixth lumbar vertebrae and pain in hips. I've started getting pins and needles up and down left leg, painful. Is my extra bone causing this?

I have a sixth lumbar vertebrae and pain in hips. I've started getting pins and needles up and down left leg, painful. Is my extra bone causing this?

Possibly: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more

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I have lumbar spinal stenosis and a herniated disc. I'm having pins and needles mixed with numbness all over both of my legs. Is this serious?

I have lumbar spinal stenosis and a herniated disc. I'm having pins and needles mixed with numbness all over both of my legs. Is this serious?

Certainly is. If not: Treated it can cause permanent damage to the nerves, on one or both sides.
See a spinal surgeon who'll advise what's best for you. ...Read more

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I've been experiencing random sharp pins and needles in my abdominal area. What could this be?

I've been experiencing random sharp pins and needles in my abdominal area. What could this be?

Needs to be checked: We can not tell you without having a detailed history and Physical Examination. Since it is of concern to you, consult your Doctor to find out what is causing your symptoms and if it needs any treatmemt ...Read more

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Drank some 7up on empty stomach, felt like pins and needles in stomach, very painful, right after I swallowed it. Lasted about a minute. What was this?

Drank some 7up on empty stomach, felt like pins and needles in stomach, very painful, right after I swallowed it. Lasted about a minute. What was this?

Gastritis: You may have some irritation of the stomach lining called gastritis. In patients who have this carbonation can be very irritating. I suggest that you avoid carbonation and also all anti-inflammatory medicines like ibuprofen and allow your stomach to heal up. If it persists see a doctor. ...Read more

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I'm having a pins and needles sensation in my big toes when I'm inactive or in the morning. It only occurs when I put pressure on them. Any ideas?

I'm having a pins and needles sensation in my big toes when I'm inactive or in the morning. It only occurs when I put pressure on them. Any ideas?

Neuropathy: Multiple possibilities include (not limited to) morton's neuroma of the foot, neuropathy due to diabetes or vitamin b 12 deficiency, lumbar radiculopathy. Other rare and less likely conditions could be possible. Have a physician examine you and let him obtain a good history to reach to the diagnosis accurately and increase the chances of adequate treatment. Hope you feel well soon. ...Read more

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I had a fall and landed on my arm, there is a lump. It is a day later and it still aches and throbs with pressure. I also am getting pins and needles?

I had a fall and landed on my arm, there is a lump. It is a day later and it still aches and throbs with pressure. I also am getting pins and needles?

See details: Apply ice to the area. If the pain and especially the numbness persists it needs to be evaluated by a doctor. X rays may be needed to rule out a fracture. Pins and needles indicates irritation of a nerve from the trauma and swelling. ...Read more

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My daughter is cold to the touch, chills, blue finger tips, stomach pain, dry mouth, weak and dizzy, feels pins and needles left side.

My daughter is cold to the touch, chills, blue finger tips, stomach pain, dry mouth, weak and dizzy, feels pins and needles left side.

Emergency: With the understanding that I am not a physician, I would recommend that you have her seen immediately by your pediatrician\primary care physician, a 24\7 medical care facility physician or at the er of a local hospital for an evaluation. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more