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I had a hernia fixed in or above the bellybutton. Ever since i have been experiencing pain numbness and tingling in my right upper quadrant. There is ?

I had a hernia fixed in or above the bellybutton. Ever since i have been experiencing pain numbness and tingling in my right upper quadrant. There is ?

Nerve: During the repair of the umbilical hernia nerves were severed and damaged and are growing back for months and can cause those symptoms. However if RUQ discomfort persists or worsens, I recommend that you consult your abdominal surgeon for evaluation and advice. ...Read more

Dr. Daniel Mass
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Numbness And Tingling (Definition)

Numbness and tingling is a symptom in which a person has some loss of feeling (numbness) and/or has the feeling of "pins and needles" in some part of the body. If a person had slept on his arm, the arm may have "pins and needles" for several minutes before returning to normal. Numbness and tingling can also ...Read more


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I have had extreme pain, numbness and tingling for 2 yrs. I am 27 and have had an MRI and other test and found nothing. What can I do? It hurts lots

I have had extreme pain, numbness and tingling for 2 yrs. I am 27 and have had an MRI and other test and found nothing. What can I do? It hurts lots

Concerning: Fibromyalgia can explain the diffuse pain but is usually not associated with numbness/tingling. Where are these symptoms felt? Arms, legs, all over? You probably need neurodiagnosis testing to see where the nerve dysfunction is coming from. This can greatly assist in getting down to the proper diagnosis, so an appropriarte treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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Head numbness and tingling to left fingers? What diagnostic tests appropriate, CT scan or MRI?

Head numbness and tingling to left fingers? What diagnostic tests appropriate, CT scan or MRI?

Depends: Physician should consider your overall medical history and perform a good neurological exam before deciding on appropriate imaging modalities. ...Read more

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Numbness and tingling in foot ?

Numbness and tingling in foot
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See a podiatrist: Very little to,go,on. Tight shoes vs neuropathy would be my guess. Visit a podiatrist for better diagnosis ...Read more

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What is numbness and tingling caused by?

What is numbness and tingling caused by?

Pinched nerve: Nerves exit your spine from the head to the buttock and these nerves correspond to the sensation to different parts of your body. The mechanical pressure on the nerve causes the sensation to feel different. That includes numbness or tingling. Also, there can be chemical irritation to the nerves by inflammation. In cases of peripheral neuropathy, it can ALS becaused by diabetes, etc. ...Read more

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Numbness and tingling on left side of face?

Numbness and tingling on left side of face?

Numbness tingling: Impossible to say without more information. However if it has persisted greater than 2 weeks, it should be evaluated. Could be anything from a temporary viral inflammation to ms, to a brain tumor. ...Read more

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How many causes are there for numbness and tingling throughout the body?

Many many: Direct nerve irritation by pressure being applied to them, severing of the nerves via injury or underlying illness, metabolic processes, medications, demyelinating diseases, strokes, radiation therapy, infections, autoimmune disorders, vasculitis, hyperventilation - are just a few. ...Read more

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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


Belly Button (Definition)

The belly button is the remnants of the umbilical cord. It is a central scar that forms in the location of the base of the umbilical cord, once ...Read more