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Shin Paresthesia Tingling
I have a tingling feeling (paresthesia) all over my body for 12 hours now. It's so bothersome I can't sleep. What is this?
Number of things: However, at your age, may be related to either stress, hormones, or medications. You should get checked out just to be safe. Often, when we feel that tingle all over our body, like when you hear a great song, it is due to a release of neurotransmitters. However, without a physical exam and thorough history, it would be difficult to say what is causing sustained feeling. ...Read more
Can perimenopause cause paresthesias which are felt on the face (tingling) & top of head (dripping)? If so, are there any treatments e.g. hormones?
I am diagnosed with pannic attacks, permanent pinky finger paresthesia, woke up at 2am with whole left side of body numb and tingling. Should I do ct?
Pain L ischial tuberosity w/outer hip tension. Back stiffness, difficulty straightening. Paresthesia L shin/sole of the foot. L calf pain. Weakness L leg w/standing/exertion. Progressive symptoms. Neg. MRI hip & ischial tuberosity. Advice, please.?
Need evaluation back: You also need a back evaluation as well. This can be neurologic or myofascial pain as a part of your complaints. It may not be just one cause. ...Read more
Can meralgia paresthesia be on the lower part of leg like from the back side of thigh and from the outside of knee down I am type 2 diabetic?
Ik the is going to sound weird but my penis is burning and tingleing feeling I think its paresthesia I don't know for sure but it sounds about right can u help?
Please see: Please see your doctor for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This could be many diseases. ...Read more
After my can injury I have paresthesia in right back leg now im having pain in my big toe and the bottom of my right foot. What can I do?
See a neurologist: I would have emg/ncv studies performed.Get a more detailed answer ›
I had a right calf muscle injury but now I have paresthesia in my leg and pain in my big toe and bottom feet?
I have disc hernation @ t7-t8 with flattening of the left ventricle spinal cord, disc protrusions and spondylolisthesis from L4-S1 resulting in bi lateral stenosis but more on left. Paresthesias on left leg and tingling in hot weather why NORMAL EMG?
What is causing a tingling sensation on my head, it more like parethesias on my head that travel to my forehead also followed by a tingling pulse. I?
Occipital Neuralgia: Sounds like you might have this. I would consider icing the area and using anti-inflammatories to help. If it does not resolve you might see your doctor for a occipital nerve block with steroid. ...Read more
Tingling/numbness in left leg from shin down for a week and a half. Not on any medication. Should I be concerned and what could it be?
Peroneal nerve: Injury. A neurologist should check it.Get a more detailed answer ›
Shins feel like they are cold/tingling feeling for no apparent reason also sudden after entering a cold room even after warming up feelings stayed?
Cold shins: Hello ~ I think you should get some thicker socks to wear and some thicker trousers in winter and your shins will be less chilled. Thanks ...Read more
Cubital tunnel: Tingling in the fourth and fifth fingers is usually due to irritation or impingement of the ulnar nerve at the elbow (cubital tunnel syndrome). Avoid sleeping with arms bent, use a telephone with a headset, and drive with your affected hand at the bottom of the steering whee. The tingling should resolve within a month. ...Read more
Can tingling feeling below the knee (left side shin) be a sign of a pinched nerve in TSpine! I have severe bilateral nueral Stenosis T9-10?
Probably not.: If it's just one side, it's probably more likely a problem related to your lumbar spine or nerves in the lower extremity. Stenosis at T9-10 will often manifest as symptoms along your ribs. See your physician if you are concerned. ...Read more
My shin and top of my foot re numb and feel hot, tingling a little too. Also feels stiff, what's going on?
I have numbness and tingling on left leg which happens at nights when I am laying down that may radiate to shin and hamstring, prev sciatica issues.
I have gotten vibrating feelings in my left shin and knee, those finally went away, now my right leg is falling asleep/tingling throughout the day.
Random tingling in both of shins right under knee could it come from my knees? Tinging in left calf and foot. What could be other than sciatic nerve
Exam time: Please schedule a visit for an in person physical exam. At 21 years of age, numbness and tingling in your extremities could be from a panoply of causes including peripheral neuropathy, diabetes, or orthopaedic causes. You need to discuss your medical and family history, travel and exposures to infection, and possibility of vascular, autoimmune, traumatic, neoplastic, and idiopathic etiologies. ...Read more
My calves&shins are numb, tight, tingly. Toes tingling. Swelling along shin line and swelling on lower calf. Why?
Evaluation rec: What might cause these symptoms will be easier to define with more information, such as whether this is sudden, progressive or slowly progressive or intermittent. There are a couple serious explanations including something called a compartment syndrome that justifies an examination with a doctor, sooner rather than later. A comprehensive history and exam should sort this out. ...Read more
I can feel tingling in my shin bones, my doctor thinks this is rubbish, I am on strontium ranelate and have severe osteoporosis.
After a 15 hour flight to Australia the skin on the shin and top of my foot has numbness and tingling. Now ongoing for 2 weeks. Cause for concern?
Can a small bump that feels like it's in the vein running down the shin be blood clot? Feeling warmth and a bit of tingling in toes periodically
Surface cord: The bump you feel could be a clot within a superficial vessel. These may cause pain and some redness, but rarely are the source of emboli to other organs. As a marker of a potential clotting disorder, it might bear evaluation to be sure there is no risk of deep vessel clots or a systemic disease that is creating the susceptibility. ...Read more
Flu shot 2 weeks ago;no weakness;off&on tingling fingers/toes but that's not new; ankles and tops of feel less feeling than shins but not numb. Sound ok?
If the: Question is if your symptoms are due to flu shot, the answer is not. If you don't have any weakness, tingling or numbness slowly ascending from lower body to upper body you are ok. Sound you are walking well and your symptoms are more chronic than acute after the flu shot. Anxiety can trigger many of your symptoms. ...Read more
What are the possible reasons for numbness? Started as a patch on my left hip. Then left cheek, scalp, then shin and fingers. Tingling left tongue
See a doctor now: The symptoms can be the result of several things, but the worst is a stroke. Go to the emergency room now! ...Read more
Fell down stairs 2 days ago on shin. Bruising, lump & tingling in my foot. Ice & elevating. When should I see a dr? I'm concered about tingling. Thanks
Fell down stairs: Tingling is usually a sign of nerve irritation, happens often with injuries, especially when the foot swells up and there is pressure on the adjacent nerves or damage from the injury. Absolutely, see a podiatrist or an orthopedist asap, get examined for any potential fracture, tear of the tendon/ligament, the sooner you decrease swelling and immobilize your foot, the faster you will heal. ...Read more
Soreness in calf and shin numbness tingling in toes no bruises or bumps no color change didn't do anything strenuous going on 2 days should I go to er?
ER is not necessary: This sounds like radiculopathy vs. A peripheral neuropathy. Seeing a Neurologist or PMR MD can distinguish using a EMG test. Treatment would include a possible neuropathic pain medication and/or therapy as well as evaluation via MRI for any changes in your spine. While a clot is a remote consideration, this can be evaluated by your primary care MD via Duplex US or the specialists noted. ...Read more
I run full speed into coffee table chasing my barking dog in the dark and felt an enormous crack in my shin. Now its painful at rest and when walking, lump, bruising and foot is tingling. How long should I wait to see Dr, it's only been 14 hrs.
Xray: I think that an Xray would be useful to make sure you did not fracture your tibia. ...Read more
This can be from nerve compression from a disk in the spine or arthritis. It can occur in patients with vascular disease of the leg.
It can also occur with muscle spasms in the lower back causing associated tingling in the extremity. If it's bothersome enough, see your family md for eval. ...Read more
Unclear: What this could be, but if you are on oral contraceptives or have high blood pressure or have overexerted yourself, for example by power lifting, it could possibly represent a blood clot or another form of stroke. You should get an exam by a clinician to be sure it is not. Also if you have had any injury, your neck needs to be checked for any damage. Good luck! ...Read more
Carpel tunnel: Carpal tunnel syndrome is one possibility. Usually the numbness is felt in the thumb, second, 'third and the inside of the fourth finger. In carpal tunnel the median nerve is squeezed and this causes the numbness. Other neurologic conditions can also cause numbness such as pinched nerves in the neck, shoulder, or along the arm. When you are evaluated, these are conditions that will be looked for. ...Read more