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Prickly Skin Sensation Causes
What are some causes of a popping prickly sensation in head. It's not an obvious feeling. I also get prickly sensations in my arms at the same time?
This sounds. ..: Quite subtle. Having prickly sensations of the SCALP is not that uncommon but do you really mean within your head? The association of prickly sensations in the arms could be either good (probably) or bad. Good...meaning it is probably a manifestation of anxiety and you can manage. Bad...meaning there's something going on in your head that's affecting your arms. Must see Doc for eval/testing/MRI. ...Read more
Could prickly inner thigh sensations/pain be caused by driving a lot? Nerve pain etc? Feels like a fiberglass on skin feeling.
Difficult to answer: Difficult to answer without a lot more information. Best to see your physician -- it could be something simple like dehydration, but problems with blood pressure, the heart, and even the brain must be considered. Medications could certainly be responsible as well. Please see your doctor for more information. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What causes a feeling of vibrating all over? Is it a skin sensation problem; a skin nerves problem?
The weird sensation you get when you get hit in the head....I get that feeling without getting hit. What could cause this? It's not painful
See a neurologist: I would need much more clinical information to answer your question properly, in any event you should see a clinician, preferrably a neurologist and have yourself thoroughly examined to find out what is the matter ...Read more
When I'm a passenger in a car and it goes to a sudden stop. If I'm looking down when it happens I get a weird sensation in my head. What could cause?
In my head I have pressure feels like I have fluid in my head that is causes a high sensation of pressure, what could be causing this?
Sinusitis: You may have sinus congestion of an infection which can cause these symptoms. If they persist, see a dr. For a clinical exam, good luck. ...Read more
What can cause a brief dropping sensation in head as if u sudden dropped in elevator? Lasted only few sec. Very stressed at time with 2 kids and pup
Stress can play on U:
The dropping sensation u describe sre known to occur w anxiety state or stress.
There could also be inner ear problem of virtigo, Labrynthitis or even in some cases TMJ problems ahve been linked with sudden sensation of dropping or falling.
If stress relief doesn't resolve the problem, I would recommend an ENT evaluation ...Read more
What could cause a cold sensation to go into my sons (10yrs old) neck and then into his head and remain there for most of the day? (@11-3pm) thank you
Unusual symptom...: A pediatrician or family doctor can sit down with the 10 year-old and chat, to find out what is meant by a cold sensation. There aren't any cold items inside the body, unless one is drinking cold milk or eating ice cream. So, the doctor will want to know if the sensation is in the skin, which may mean something is irritating the sensory nerves to that area of the skin. ...Read more
I have sensation of someone blowing cold air on the top of my head? What could cause this? Should I be worried? And could this be caused by coughmeds?
Many causes: This could be caused by many things. See your doctor to find out. ...Read more
Atypical symptom: Burning in such a large area of your body is atypical. I am not sure of the cause but if it is central nervous system related it has to be coming from right side of the brain possibly thalamus. This however extremely rare and very unlikely. Most likely there is some other non nervous system related explanation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
TMD?: 26 y female has "tingly crawling sensation" around temple; apparently one-sided. Paresthesias caused by chronic muscle spasm might be etiologic. Chronic muscle spasm is a signature symptom of Temporomandibular Joint disorder, wherein the ipsilateral Masseter muscle is chronically spastic. See comments: ...Read more