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Burning sensation and pain in lower right leg, numbing sensation in foot, pinching sensation in hip ? No back pain.

Burning sensation and pain in lower right leg, numbing sensation in foot, pinching sensation in hip ?  No back pain.

Depends: I would like to know where the pain starts. If it originates at the buttock it is possible that the problem could be coming from the back despite not having back pain. My advice would be to get an EMG to rule out a radiculopathy, consider imaging of L-spine and Right Hip, and based on these results decide further tx. Buttock pain could be coming from back, hip or SI joint. Further w/u needed. ...Read more

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Burning Sensation (Definition)

A burning sensation can be descriptive of nerve pain, some variations of migraine, and even central brain problems after a stroke. Have heard this said associated with phantom limb syndrome, reflex sympatheric dystrophy, and trigeminal neuralgia. Other patients might say ...Read more


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What causes cool burning sensation in the neck and down the arms and in the upper back? Sometimes I have hot burning pain? Please help

What causes cool burning sensation in the neck and down the arms and in the upper back? Sometimes I have hot burning pain? Please help

Nerve impingement: can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging. It can cause muscle weakness and burning pain in the arms , finger numbness, neck pains, etc. Prevention treatment is always recommended. See interventional pain management specialist for definitive diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What causes a burning sensation in your arms, neck, and upper back?

What causes a burning sensation in your arms, neck, and upper back?

C-radiculopathy...: ......one of your nasty little brothers shining a magnifying lens on your neck while you're out minding your own business and getting a tan! I'm jealous...we used to live in Austin....beautiful weather but you can keep the fire ants! Now, why at such a young age are you having these issues? Your symptoms could be an entrapment of the suprascapular nerve. See a neurologist for more workup. ...Read more

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What could cause a burning pain in my lower throat/ upper chest?

What could cause a burning pain in my lower throat/ upper chest?

Pain/throat/chest: The commonest cause of sumptoms you describe is gastro esophageal reflux.You can try over the counter Prilosec or prevacid (lansoprazole).If you still have the symptoms you should cosult your doctor as it may be esophagitis and may need endoscopy.Rare cuses are inhalant allergy, gall bladder disease. ...Read more

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Have burning numb sensation in lower legs. Sometimes burning sensation in thighs. Pain in lower back and when bend over could this be herniated disc?

Have burning numb sensation in lower legs. Sometimes burning sensation in thighs. Pain in lower back and when bend over could this be herniated disc?

Yes : The sensation of numbness is usually a neurological symptom, and in an otherwise healthy 34 yo, a herniated disc in the lumbar spine is one of the more common causes. That being said, there are other potential causes as well and i would encourage you to be seen. ...Read more

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Numbness in lower left back and lower left abdomen for several days...no pain or tingling at all. ?

Pinched nerve?: Sounds like a spinal nerve may be affected. In the mid-portion of the spine, these run from the spine around the flank to the chest or abdomen. This can result from something pushing on the nerve, like a displaced vertebral disc or a tumor, or from an inflammatory process like shingles. In the case of shingles, usually a painful rash will develop in the area within a few days. See Dr if persists. ...Read more

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Could fibromyalgia cause pain in the upper shoulders &very hot burning sensation that goes along the back of my head.Ifeel shoulders painful &hot also?

Possibly: If the pain is generalized and there are areas of soft tissue tenderness, then it is likely fibromyalgia. Localized pain just to the neck and shoulder areas is unlikely to be fibromyalgia. ...Read more

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Cramping in left leg and hands accompanied by a burning sensation in my right side from my legs to lower back. Any thoughts?

Cramping in left leg and hands accompanied by a burning sensation in my right side from my legs to lower back. Any thoughts?

Nerological: Sounds like you have a few different issues first of all sounds like your neck is bad. In otherworldly some degenerative disease in the neck causing the left side issues to the upper extremity wrt the right leg thus seems to be coming from the lower back. May want to see your doctor for more testing ...Read more

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Could fibromyalgia cause horrible pain in the upper back flesh and tissues accompanied with very hot sensation reaches back of my head, burning hot?

Could fibromyalgia cause horrible pain in the upper back flesh and tissues accompanied with very hot sensation reaches back of my head, burning hot?

Not likely, but can!: This is not a typical fibromyalgia complaint, but I have seen unusual ones. I would see someone to excluded other causes! ...Read more

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Burning sensation and pain in lower right leg, numbing sensation in foot, pinching sensation in hip ?

Burning sensation and pain in lower right leg, numbing sensation in foot, pinching sensation in hip ?

Pinched nerve?: You could have a pinched nerve in the back. Herniated disk. Do you have back pain? An evaluation by a Dr. could help you determine this. ...Read more

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Burning in stomach burping and sour tast pain in left arm pressurein the ttop of my chest pain in top back it's ben 7 months still have symptom 21?

Treatment?: Those are classic symptoms of GERD (GastroEsophageal Reflux Disease). Alternatively, it can be caused by peptic ulcer disease, often caused by H. pylori bacteria in your age group. Both can persist for many years (or forever) without proper treatment. I urge you to see your doctor or a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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I have a tingly/itching occasionally burning sensation down the left side of my face . also shooting pain in jaw?

Could be: Could be TMJ, trigeminal neuralgia, referred ear pain, occlusal trauma, tooth and or gum infection, one of many syndromes, diabetic imbalance, or many other maladies. See your Dentist for differential diagnosis and appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Burning and pain in middle of chest witj back ache . any ideas ?

Burning and pain in middle of chest witj back ache . any ideas ?

Check it out: Female age unstated has burning pain in middle of chest with back ache, asks ideas. Many possibilities; if related to Food/ Position/ Time/ Activity . Consider indigestion/ heartburn with/ without reflux of acid/ partially digested foods creeping back up the food pipe. There could even be Ulcer deep in the back of the stomach giving the impression it is in the 'back' (Referred). Check it out. ...Read more

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Could porphyria explain my burning sensation in the abdomen and severe back pain?

Yes: Acute intermittent pophyria commonly causes abdominal pain, and has been known to cause other pains. If your pains persist, you should see your docot in case there is another cause. ...Read more

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I have tingling pain in muscles with burning sensation they come and go all over the body left side of tongue have a burning sensation too ?

I have tingling pain in muscles with burning sensation they come and go all over the body left side of tongue  have a burning sensation too
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Mystery Sensations: The tongue can be inflamed and result in a condition called glossitis. The causes are varied and include nutrition deficiencies and allergies among other causes. Burning pain and paresthesias can signify a neurologic condition and are best evaluated in-person by a physician or neurologist who can full evaluate. ...Read more

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Treated for lupus.Now getting intermittent tingling in my upper buttocks and sometimes feet. Throbbing legs at times. No back pain or back issues. ?

Treated for lupus.Now getting intermittent tingling in my upper buttocks and sometimes feet. Throbbing legs at times. No back pain or back issues. ?

Tingling: Intermittent tingling is not uncommon. If it resolves with a position change, it may be benign. If you think your nerves are more "sensitive" or "irritable" - ie tingling unusually more than normal, check with your rheumatologist who could run some blood work to quantify if the lupus is active. Some meds can affect this. ...Read more

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What causees a burning feeling in lower leg with no pain?

What causees a burning feeling in lower leg with no pain?

Possible a nerve: Extremity nerve compression problems, tendinits or knee problems could cause your symptoms. More likley the burning down the leg could be from sciatica. Sciatica is due to low back issues such as arthritis or disc herniation compressing the sciatic nerve/branches. If symptoms persist or you develop any weakness/paralysis in your lower extremities then seek attention immediately in an er. ...Read more

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Burning pain in upper stomach Acid in my throat like choking Low left pelvic dull pain Burning when urinating and constant Serious pain, Help :)

Burning pain in upper stomach 
Acid in my throat like choking 
Low left pelvic dull pain 
Burning when urinating and constant 
Serious pain, Help :)

See a doctor: You seem to have more than a single problem, perhaps three different issues, although they may in some fashion be related. You should see a doctor ASAP. Go to an ER if necessary, but if your family doctor can accomadate you that would be the best alternative. Good luck and hope this clears up soon. You sound very uncomfortable. ...Read more

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Pain between shoulder blades mostly right side, burning in throat for days, bad taste in mouth, feeling of something in throat. Gerds?

Pain between shoulder blades mostly right side, burning in throat for days, bad taste in mouth, feeling of something in throat. Gerds?

Probably: If you have pain radiation to the scapula and bitter taste in the mouth called water brash and burning in the throat it is very possible you may have reflux. Try adjusting your diet and changing your lifestyle which in most cases will affect and reduce reflux, additionally you should see your primary, antacids and /or medications such as prilosec can be trailed for symptom control initially. ...Read more

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I have lower back tightness; however a nagging , slight burning pain the causes extreme discomfort in my hip, to the front of my leg (thigh). Not the?

I have lower back tightness; however a nagging , slight burning pain the causes extreme discomfort in my hip, to the front of my leg (thigh).  Not the?

Both back and: hip problems could be giving you these symptoms. You will need to be evaluated, examined and probably x-rayed to determine the cause and recommend a treatment plan. Make an appointment with your primary health care provider as a start. ...Read more