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I am experiencing some reduced sensation around hypertrophic scar due to 5th metacarpal incision. I heard raised scars block nerve healing. Is it true?
Recent episode of sciatica. Glute, hamstring, calf, heel and lateral portion of foot affected. Pain dissipated quickly and is gone, reduced sensation?
L5-S1 disc bulge: An l5-s1 disc can have a full spectrum of the symptoms due to minor bulges from subtle tears in the annulus fibrosis to full blown disc hernia hernia causing more severe and more persistent symptoms. Rest and restricted activities leads to natural healing in most cases. The presence of severe persistent pain or muscle weakness signifies a more serious problem requiring medical evaluation. ...Read more
Reduced sensation in penis during erection. Doesn't get as erect as it used to. Tingling sensation in bum area. Increased flatulence.
More info is needed: Despite age 18, your described change in penis and bum suggest a presence of some sort of nerve disorders - neuropathy, but certainly require more info + physical exam before deducing its possible cause. More flatulence could be related with some indigestion of certain foods you consumed. More and specific? Seek evaluation and counseling. ...Read more
Can a laser treatment on 5th metacarpal incision hypertrophic scar heal the reduced sensation or numbness around it?
I had right side open inguinal hernia repair with mesh a little over a year ago. However I have reduced sensation in the right side of my penis.?
Infrequent: Surgical complication but it will get better ...Read more
How do I recover from Reduced Penis Sensation. I must have been masturbating for years without a clue it could actually do harm.
My mom suffering frm burning sensation of legs. Suffering from rheumatoid arthritis, under medication, pain reduced now but burning sensation developed.
Hi I have a sort of numbness / tingling sensation in my right thigh. More on the right side of the thigh. I have no discomfort or pain. There seems to be "reduced feeling" on that part of the thigh. Please advise what could be the problem and possible?
Nerve impingement: This symptom is usually caused by an impingement of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve at the groin level. It is termed meralgia parasthetica. It tends to be more common in overweight people and people who sit for prolonged periods like truck drivers. It is more of a nuisance symptom but may persist. A neurologist could confirm the diagnosis. ...Read more
The pad of my pinky left toe's been feeling numb for over a week now after hike holiday. Not completely numb, but the sensation is very much reduced?
Little eye itching&burrnibg sensation. Lot of tearing. I used pataday&fluca tearing reduced. Now using fucudic acid&lubricans. Should I continue or stop?
Back pain, occ. Burning sensation on skin. Often headache, occ. Spasm (?) in pupils and pain in eyes, occ. Reduced hearing left ear (no wax). Tired.
Any medicine to reduce diabetic neuropathy. My mom has less sensation in feet and now got tinnitus. Her hesaring is reduced in both ears by 30-35%.Help?
Certainly: Am surprised this has not been discussed previously, but symptoms can be reduced by Lyrica, Gralise, Nucynta, (tapentadol) and even duloxetine, BUT restoration of nerve fibers possible via use of a medical food, MetanX. Unlikely to help ears, however, so see audiologist to get that addressed. ...Read more
Taking only dinner. Wt reduced from 46 to 40kg. Is starvation fatal. Stomach pain & burning sensation all the time. Left hand & leg numbness.
I used to take 160 mg propranolol for chest sensations from anxiety. I realized this is a big dose and reduced to 80 mg. Now 40 mg. Is this sufficient?
You tell me.: 160 mg/day is not a big dose. This medication is given to reduce symptoms. If you feel fine on the current dose continue. Consider decreasing to see how low you can go. The object should be not to need anything if you can help it. ...Read more
Can poor oral hygiene/dental care cause ear infections, elevated bp, reduced feeling in the feet, and choking sensations?
Dental: Yes; poor dental hygiene releases a host of infections and decreases the body's ability to fight infections and respond to stressors properly, leading to elevated BP and infections anywhere in the body. ...Read more
See your doctor: There are many things that can cause pains in the abdomen. These need an in person exam. ...Read more
Lumbar spine x-ray: See your physician who will conduct a thorough history and physical exam, including reflexes of the lower extremities. I would also recommend beginning with a plain X-ray of your lower spine ("Lumbar spine" and "sacrum") ...Read more
Nerve entrapment: Most likely, your nerve is being irritated by inflammation, or some sort of nerve root entrapment, similar to that found in the condition of "carpal tunnel syndrome." the median nerve travels through a 'tunnel' through your carpal (wrist) bones and gets irritated, often causing tingling or numbness in your thumb, pointer, middle and half of your ring finger. Get checked for cts. Good luck. ...Read more
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 more
Shingles?: Your not giving me much to go on. However, if it is on one side and I had to guess, I would guess early shingles. If you get a rash in the next day or two then that's what it is. ...Read more
Details: We need more to go on, please. What else? ...Read more
I have slight tremble sensation feeling going on around my chest n back area. No pain. I don't know what could be reason?
Can anxiety give you a really weird head sensation n kinda like you pass out or lose ur self really worried it's serious I keep worrying bout it?
See your doctor: It is very common for anxiety to manifest as physical symptoms. These physical symptoms can be scary because they mimic serious medical conditions such as a heart attack. Go see your doctor for a physical exam. Once physical problems such as thyroid disease or heart disease are ruled out, your doctor can recommend treatment for your anxiety such as medication and therapy. Best wishes! ...Read more
How come I experience several physcal sensation during my anxiety, but all the doctors n tests show me I'm fine?? How to cope with that sensation?
Anxiety Physical Sxs: I am wondering if you have had your MTHFR genes checked to see if you have a SNP. That affects the production of neurotransmitters, and neurotransmitters are the brain chemicals. You might benefit from uncooked dark leafy greens for the methyl-folate, and methylcobalamin. Get checked. ...Read more
I'm having a weird ovary sensation. It doesn't hurt but almost like a tickle. I get a warming sensation in this area every now n then. What's happenin?
Isolated muscle: Twitches or fasciculations are common and usually not serious. It could be from drinking too much coffee, stress, anxiety, electrolyte imbalance etc. However, seek medical help if it's accompanied by increasing pain, weakness, numbness, fatigue, fever, weight loss etc. Http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/86285-causes-muscle-twitch/. ...Read more