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Muscle (Definition)

It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more


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I have anxiety and sometimes it causes my back muscles to tense up and I get a tingling feeling on the left side of my face. I this normal?

I have anxiety and sometimes it causes my back muscles to tense up and I get a tingling feeling on the left side of my face. I this normal?

Certainly: Anxiety can manifest itself in many ways to include muscle tightness as well as tingling sensations and many other symptoms. Make an appointment with your doc or a HealyhTap provider to provide more details. ...Read more

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I'm having a pain on the left side of my back, close to the muscle trapezius. What can cause such pain? Also my left arm is tingling.

I'm having a pain on the left side of my back, close to the muscle trapezius. What can cause such pain? Also my left arm is tingling.

Neck: Sounds like some irritation of the nerves from your neck. This can cause pain and tingling down the arm ( ie pinched nerve). Probably should see physician, maybe get a cervical spine x-ray. ...Read more

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I've been having random tingling in all my fingertips . I have mild anxiety and also pulled muscles in my upper back could it be one of them ?

I've been having random tingling in all my fingertips . I have mild anxiety and also pulled muscles in my upper back could it be one of them ?

Maybe: If the upper back, lower neck could be the source of tingling if a low cervical disc is involved, or cervical spinal stenosis. Tingling can also be metabolic. You should schedule evaluation. Basic lab work should also include a vitamin B12 level. ...Read more

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Tingling and muscle spasms in arm after pulling muscles in back of neck a few months back? Possible cause?

Tingling and muscle spasms in arm after pulling muscles in back of neck a few months back? Possible cause?

Could be many causes: Suggest you seek an opinion from a physiatrist, as you may benefit from some diagnostic studies to pin down answer, which could lead to a rehabilitation program. ...Read more

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Body feels warm, tingling all over back and neck pain. I was in the ER today, was given pain meds and muscle relaxer but it's not working. ?

Body feels warm, tingling all over  back and neck pain. I was in the ER today, was given pain meds and muscle relaxer but it's not working. ?

Repeat evaluation: Sounds like you need personalized medical advice and I would recommend follow up with your primary doctor or HealthTap Prime or Concierge services. A physician will need to know what testing was done in the ER in order to advise on the appropriateness of pain medication in your case or if other considerations are needed. ...Read more

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Regeneration after footdrop?Peroneal nerve was affected. Muscles twitches with dorsi, tingling. I feel like stretching leg and back all time. Feedbac

Regeneration after footdrop?Peroneal nerve was affected. Muscles twitches with dorsi, tingling. I feel like stretching leg and back all time. Feedbac

Footdrop: can have many different types of causes, symptoms and levels of injury. There is a chance of regeneration of in many of the nerve injuries. There are also many types of treatments, conservative and surgery that help many patients. ...Read more

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Was taking 30mg adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) made me tingling and muscles tighten. So I cut back to 15mg will I be ok?

Was taking 30mg adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) made me tingling and muscles tighten. So I cut back to 15mg will I be ok?

Yes but . . .: Cutting back the adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) will not by itself cause a problem. However, you should keep track of your underlying symptoms and consider alternative treatment if they recur. ...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