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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


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Dizzy spells shortness of breath and rapid heart beat seeing stars and like tingling racing though my head and neck its really wierd I have to rest?

Dizzy spells shortness of breath and rapid heart beat seeing stars and like tingling racing though my head and neck its really wierd I have to rest?

Need work up: Probably related to a drop in blood pressure that's sudden. Postural hypotension, vasodepressor syndrome etc. A work up with an echo, cardiac event monitor, some labs and a Tilt table test will be required to determine further. ...Read more

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Do you know what causes tingling in your body it's been going on I see my doctor next month do you think it's from anxiety and nervous?

Do you know what causes tingling in your body it's been going on I see my doctor next month do you think it's from anxiety and nervous?

Anxiety: I understand your concern about tingling
It is important to know the location, intensity, duration and frequency of your tingling, relationship to stress and what relieves it
At age 23, problems and conflicts with parents, relationships with turmoil and separations, work, Alcohol use and finances can cause Anxiety

Use Breathing relaxation, Tai, Chi, Yoga, and Meditation
Exercise
See your doctor ...Read more

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Pain frm leftside of head straight dwn to left hand sometimes dizzyness tingling n numbness througout body, chest pain did see cardio everything fine?

Pain frm leftside of head straight dwn to left hand sometimes dizzyness tingling n numbness througout body, chest pain did see cardio everything fine?

Consider cervical disc disease: You certainly could have a cervical disc disease. In addition you may be hyperventilating. The cervical disc issue can give you the head pain as well as the arm pain. If you have any past history of neck injury it would be beneficial to get checked out by your family doctor first ...Read more

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Can dizziness & arms/legs tingling be the only symptoms you'd see if your adult body produces excess GH for whatever reason? What else would you see?

Can dizziness & arms/legs tingling be the only symptoms you'd see if your adult body produces excess GH for whatever reason? What else would you see?

Acromegaly: Symptoms caused by too much growth hormone
The excess of growth hormone in your bloodstream can affect various tissues in your body which can make them thicken or grow. So, over time one or more of the following may develop: Hands and feet become larger and broader. Your glove and shoe size may increase over the years. You may not be able to get a wedding ring off. Dizziness,
Your skin may. ...Read more

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Tingling on entire body, why?

Tingling on entire body, why?

Some possibilities: Some medications can cause tingling (topamax), some chemical imbalances may provoke (sodium/potassium), hyperventilation (changes in carbon dioxide), peripheral neuropathies (like diabetes), variety of toxins (arsenic, etc). Get examined and maybe tested so treatment can be decided. ...Read more

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What causes tingling on left side of body?

What causes tingling on left side of body?

Possible brain patho: Is it constant or intermittent. If tingling is indeed on whole left side including left face, left arm, left chest and left lower extremity without neck pain, it would indicate some pathology in right brain. See a neurologist. ...Read more

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What does tingling all over your body mean?

Tingling: It appears you might have a sensory neuropathy. The whole body tingling could precede numbness. Common causes are diabetes, vitamin deficiencies like vitamin b-12, alcohol use, lyme's disease. I suggest you check with your physician for proper diagnosis and treatment. I hope you feel well soon. ...Read more

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Why do I have a tingling feeling in my body?

Difficult Question: That is a very vague symptom. You may need to just see your doc so they can get a good history and physical. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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What is causing pain and tingling in my body?

Tingling: To determine the cause of pain and tingling, it is so very important to know details such as where the pain/tingling is (hands, feet, head, trunk, arm, leg, pelvis, back, neck), quality (sharp, dull, aching), timing (constant, intermittent), what makes it worse or better (medications, positions), what other symptoms come w/ it (headache, speech trouble, no bladder control). Details are everything. ...Read more

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What could cause a weird tingling all over body?

What could cause a weird tingling all over body?

Panic attack: Tingling all over the body, from head to toe, is very rare. Sometimes, hyperventilation that occurs during an anxiety attack can cause a sensation of whole body tingling. Very few other conditions present this way without other associated symptoms. ...Read more

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What causes tingling nerves over the whole body?

Possibl Fibromyalgia: If it is associated with pain all over the body and there are many tender areas over trunk arms and legs then you could have fibromyalgia. Otherwise only tingling all over the body is hard to explain. ...Read more

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What cause someone to feel tingling all over their body?

Many things: Can be many things from generalized anxiety to peripheral neuropathy, best to discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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What can cause tingling sensations on left side of body?

Many causes: There are many possible causes, ranging from stroke to complicated migraine to spinal cord disease. A neurologist can help investigate possible causes and find a treatment to control your symptoms. ...Read more

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What are the causes of a tingling sensation in the body?

Tingling: Generally this is caused when a nerve is irritated or not functioning correctly. So, you can develop tingling if you interrupt circulation, or compress a nerve, or if the chemical balances are interrupted - sometimes tingling occurs with hyperventilation (breathing to fast) because acid base balance changes your chemistry. ...Read more

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What sickeness gives me tingling sensation all over my body?

Unique complaint: Assuming that you have this complaint for months without any pain or other symptoms, this appears unique and very hard to explain. If there is associated pain in several parts of body then it could be harbinger of fibromyalgia. ...Read more

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What is going on with your body when you have tingling all over?

? early fibromyalgia: Symptoms are difficult to explain. However it could be harbinger of fibromyalgia especially if you already have pain in several parts of your body. ...Read more

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I have tingling all over my body only at night. What is the cause?

Need eval: Tingling all over can be caused by many different conditions. Most of the conditions are not life threatening but still require a physical examination and possibly other testing to determine the cause. Many times generalized tingling can be the result of stress and anxiety also. ...Read more

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Why am I suddenly having prickly, tingling sensations all over my body?

Multiple Reason: There are many reasons that you can have tingling sensations from mild nerve damage to neuropathy and other milder conditions. Need additional information ...Read more

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Why am I getting cold tingling feeling all over my body? Please help!

Turn up the heat,,,: If the skin is tingling and cold could be from infection --- take you temperature to rule out fever. ...Read more

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What to do if I can force myself to send a weird tingling through my body?

Explain more: Explain what action you take to cause tingling and in which parts of your body. Are some parts spared. Are there any other associated or ongoing symptoms. ...Read more

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Essentially, what causes spontaneous tingling all over the body that lasts for around 10 to 15 seconds?

Possible stress: I am not aware of anatomical basis for episodic tingling of entire body. One can consider seizure but by now one or more of these episodes would have resulted in other identifiable symptoms. Stress is possible. ...Read more

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Hot sensations and tingling in parts of my body, mostly on my left side. What can be the possiable causes?

Hot and tingling: List of considerations is extensive. Your doctor uses your information to help localize where the problem is and what the cause might be. When checking with your doctor describe if it involves the face, if there is pain anywhere in the spine, what makes the sensations worse, duration of symptoms, other associated symptoms like leg weakness, bladder problems or impotency. ...Read more

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There is a tingling sensation all over my body and it's very annoying. And also getting worse why is that happening??

There is a tingling sensation all over my body and it's very annoying. And also getting worse why is that happening??

Tingling': ALL OVER suggests a number of issues including ANXIETY (actually the most common cause = hyperventilation) but metabolic reasons such as a LOW CALCIUM should be "ruled out" An "in person" visit is
necessary!

Hope this is helpful
Dr Z ...Read more

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What can be the causes of my tingling sensation all over my body? It's been happening more often than it used to. D it's only happened a few times.

Tingling: Tingling sensation all over the body can happen for many different reasons: stress, anxiety, low blood sugar, medication side effects... The list goes on and on. When you see your doctor, they'll do an examination, ask you some questions and probably get some basic blood tests checking your thyroid, for anemia, sugar and electrolytes. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Does stress cause tingling all ova d body? $

Does stress cause tingling all ova d body? $

Yes, here is a list: •injury to a nerve
•pressure on the spinal nerves, such as from a herniated disk
pressure on peripheral nerves
•shingles or herpes zoster infection
•lack of blood supply to an area
carpal tunnel syndrome (pressure on a nerve at the wrist)
diabetes,
migraines
ms
seizures
stroke/tia
low thyroid
raynaud's
abnl calcium, potassium, b12, other vit's, meds, lead, alcohol, radiation and panic attacks. ...Read more

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Can anxiety produce tingling on entire body?

Maybe; worth a trip: Many people "hold" or express their tension with their body, particularly true with anxiety and depression. Anxiety can keep your sympathic nevous system on alert. Other neurological issues (eg fibromigalia) and other disorders like lymphoma can trigger like experiences. Your primary care doctor is one of the best first stops to explore what is going on. Reach out while you're motivated! ...Read more

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My body has been tingling every where and itching what could this be?

Seek help: How long has your itching been present. If it has been ongoing schedule an appointment with an internist or dermstologist. ...Read more

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I am sedentary. I am stressed. I am experiencing tingling all over my body.

Tingling Is Anxiety: This is a panic attack or anxiety attack. Tingling over your body means you are breathing too fast and blowing off too much of the carbon dioxide. Very classic presentation of anxiety.

Do you know that exercise is a natural anti-anxiety life style? ...Read more

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I keep getting a mild tingling/itching sensation on my body. What could this be?

I keep getting a mild tingling/itching sensation on my body. What could this be?

Many possibilities: Most likely dry skin. Could also be mild allergic response to a contactant (soap, cologne, shampoo, or something else in the environment). If recent onset, think about what's new that you've come in contact with. ...Read more

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I feel tingling sensation, something like needle pins all over my body. What it is? Thanks

Often minor: Pins and needles sensation all over the body often due to minor mechanisms; but, not always. Cannot answer what it is without evaluation. ...Read more

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What can cause your body to experience numbness, tingling, pain, and difficult to use those parts of your body?

What can cause your body to experience numbness, tingling, pain, and difficult to use those parts of your body?

See your doctor: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Hi I am a 44 yr old femaie who hast been experiencing flashes of tingling throughout my body but especially my head?

Hi I am a 44 yr old femaie who hast been experiencing flashes of tingling throughout my body but especially my head?

Could be Menopause: Women experience all types of unusual symptoms during menopause and/or the perimenopausal phase which occurs prior to menopause. Although 44 is a little young for menopause, if your periods have been irregular or absent, then I suspect that my be the cause of this unusual symptom. Consider having an FSH level checked, an elevated FSH is consistent with menopause. ...Read more