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What causes tingling, numbness and a burning sensation on the left side of the body?

What causes tingling, numbness and a burning sensation on the left side of the body?

Focal symptoms: Could be a migraine aura, possible transient cerebral ischemia, a focal sensory seizure, and if left arm only, maybe cardiac issue. Sometimes following certain strokes, a focal pain issue with ensue. A focal process in neck could result in unilateral issues in arm and leg. Best to get such problems examined and diagnosed. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Tingling (Definition)

Tingling is a pins and needle like sensation anywhere on the body. May also be termed paresthesia. Can experience when elbow is bumped (funny bone), or even from frostbite. On its own, unlikely significant but may be part of nerve pathology from ...Read more


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What causes tingling, burning, numbness, pain in hands?

What causes tingling, burning, numbness, pain in hands?

See below: There are several common causes of hand numbness. The most common cause is carpal tunnel, but you may also can neuropathy. See your physician for further evaluation. ...Read more

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I am currently experiencing tingling, numbness and a burning type sensation in my right calf. ?

I am currently experiencing tingling, numbness and a burning type sensation in my right calf. ?

Numbness: Any time the word numbness is used it may be a compressed nerve. However , there is a chance it could be a side effect of the birth control medication. See your prescribing physician first. ...Read more

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Could kyphosis that has a measurement of only 55 degrees be giving me severe pain, numbness, tingling, and a burning feeling?

Could kyphosis that has a measurement of only 55 degrees be giving me severe pain, numbness, tingling, and a burning feeling?

More going on: Would doubt that all of this is due to boney issues, and would wonder about integrity of spinal cord, and whether nerves pinched at root level. But is there another co-morbidity, such as a peripheral neuropathy. Strongly urge visit to neurologist to get this clarified. ...Read more

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I'm experiencing numbness, burning, tingling and sharp pain in my left thigh?

Anatomy: Could involve femoral nerve, an L2-3 radiculopathy, or most likely lateral femoral cutaneous nerve of thigh. Best to discuss with your doctor, consider neurology consultation, and get this addressed. ...Read more

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How common is piriformis syndrome? Can it cause neuropathic symptoms too such as numbness, tingling, burning?

Fairly uncommon: It is a disorder that is fairly difficult to diagnose without injections and thought to be relatively uncommon. It is a cause of sciatic nerve compression and can cause all the symptoms you mentioned ...Read more

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What causes burning numbness and tingling pain in the neck? When my neck is like that I can't handle it. Please help

What causes burning numbness and tingling pain in the neck?  When my neck is like that I can't handle it. Please help

Several items: If spinal cord is irritated by flexion or extension of neck, this can trigger electrical shock-like sensations due to posterior column of spinal cord reaction. May be seen with B-12 deficiency, Multiple sclerosis, cervical stenosis, etc., and needs to be assessed, as there could be risk to spinal cord integrity. Annoying symptoms, but a warning to heed from your body. ...Read more

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What's causing the tingling, burning, and sometime numbness under or what seems to be all over my right shoulder blade?

What's causing the tingling, burning,  and sometime numbness under or what seems to be all over my right shoulder blade?

Several thots: This could be radiation or referred symptoms from cervical or thoracic outlet problems, but might also be "notalgia paresthetica". A neurological exam and a few tests should reveal answers. ...Read more

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I have pain, numbness, tingling and a burning sensation in my feet. What should I do?

I have pain, numbness, tingling and a burning sensation in my feet. What should I do?

Past medical history: The modifying factors (what makes your symptoms better or worse) and your past medical and family histories are quite important as this sounds like a form of neuropathy. See a foot specialist for a more complete workup. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Numbness Or Tingling (Definition)

Numbness is a clinical finding in which one is unable to detect stimuli such ...Read more