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Skin Sensitivity To Touch While Pregnant
Skin sensitivity to touch, burning. Muscle pain without any straining prior. No rash. Lasting 5 days. The burning spread from finger to arm. Help!?
Confused: You give a clue at the end of your post, but unfortunately you don't specify where on your body this is happening. Regardless, wherever it is, unlike in IT, you can't get diagnosed over the Internet. We can't get remote access to your body. If you're to the "Help!" stage, you'll have to actually leave home & get hands laid on you by a live doctor. There's no other way to get the help you seek. ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Is it normal to get headaches during early pregnancy in your neck and back of head with slight sensitivity to light? Chin touches chest fine. Tension?
Yes: Your body will immediately begin experiencing physical changes. Those that you describe are common ones. ...Read more
13-en weeks pregnant women Breast tenderness that feels different from usual, and is accompanied by red skin, hot and painful, unusal increase in size?
I am 30 and have a new, indented vein running across one breast, tenderness behind the nipple but the actual skin on that breast is numb. Other breast seems unaffected. Not related to menstruation and I am not pregnant. Should I be concerned?
Get examined: Breast changes with blood vessels, skin puckering or numbness all require a MD examination to rule out breast cancer. Breast cancer is no longer a respecter of young age at 30, so see a MD soon. ...Read more
What causes tingling in the middle back and sensitivity to touch? It's not painful but noticeable and uncomfortable.
Nerve: An irritable, pinched or mildly inflamed nerve or muscle in the spinal area may do this. A bulging disc usually causes more of a significant ache without associated tenderness to touch. A neurologist is best qualified to evaluate this symptom if the tingling is the major symptom. ...Read more
This may sound weird but it seems my clitoris has shrunk or it's lost its sensitivity to touch! Why? I'm 50 and masterbating is so hard now?
Have a small area on front of leg with sensitivity to touch-feels pins and needles-y when touched. Now also having a vibrating feeling in same leg.?
Leg tingling: Anatomically the leg refers to the area below your knee to your ankle. If you are having tingling and vibration in the anterior or anterolateral leg it can represent nerve pain from the back, sciatic nerve, or peripherally at the peroneal nerve. If also having back or buttock pain would look up high for cause. If none of that I would worry about changes at or around the lateral knee. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello, is it possible to have a fully torn bicep tendon (@ shoulder) with no pain, discoloration,swelling, visually,no sensitivity to touch?
It is possible: The classic presentation of a long head of biceps tear @ the shoulder is feeling a pop in the front of the shoulder, followed by some swelling and bruising. The biceps tends to bunch up down by the elbow (Popeye deformity). I have had patients who have a torn biceps but never experienced the classic presentation described above, so it is possible for you to have a fully torn biceps without this. ...Read more
Normal for sensitivity to touch to get worse as time goes on? When diagnosed w fibro I was sensitive on my torso/back. Now my legs and feet hurt too.
Left arm parasthesia/sensitivity to touch and clothing for 6 days. Past 2 days it has spread to right arm as well. Not present on waking, but comes on within minutes and lasts all day. Multiple nerves in arms seem affected. Cause?
I'm having sensitivity to touch, In My arm,leg and shoulder... Tingling In My leg, hand and foot... It has become consistant and beginning to worry me.
RARE: It would be extremely rare for this scenario to get you pregnant as the sperm would need to be inside your vagina to get you pregnant. Minimal exposure on the outside of your vagina would be unlikely to cause pregnancy, but "never say never." if you do not want to be pregnant-use bc and condoms to prevent sti's. Best wishes. ...Read more
I have a bump on my left side of my head and it hurts to touch and it is getting bigger what is this?? I am 3 months pregnant n I am on bloodthinner
Contact doctor: It could be bleeding under the skin and you should contact your doctor as soon as possible. What kind of blood thinner are you on? I trust that it is not warfarin/coumadin! ...Read more
If a guy touches precum that's on his clothes and then touches the covers and then my skin and then fingers me can there be a chance of pregnancy?
Skin sensitive to touch around lower abdomen and waist. Roughly 6weeks pregnant with baby #2. Is this a normal symptom? What would cause this?
Sensitive skin: I do not believe that is a common symptom. It doesn't necessarily sound worrisome, though. If you are worried still, see your obstetrician. ...Read more