Top
40
Doctor insights on: Tingling Sensation All Over Body

Share
1

1
What sickeness gives me tingling sensation all over my body?

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

Dr. Bennett Machanic
2,092 Doctors shared insights

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


2

2
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

3

3
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

4

4
I have a tingling sensation all over my body. This becomes much worse when I stable i.e I do not feel it much during walking. What are the reasons?

I have a tingling sensation all over my body. This becomes much worse when I stable i.e I do not feel it much during walking. What are the reasons?

More info needed: More information is needed. Tingling may be associated with fabrics touching your skin. If you have any fevers associated or nausea or other finding, this would be helpful information. Also if you are on any medications including special soaps. I would be curious to know if your tingling is worse during showers? Collect your symptoms on paper and present this information to your doctor. ...Read more

5

5
I have crawling and tingling sensation all over my body a particular scalp and back, I did complete evaluation but no cause diagnosed. What to do?

I have crawling and tingling sensation all over my body a particular scalp and back, I did complete evaluation but no cause diagnosed. What to do?

R/O DYSESTHESIAS: DYSESTHESIAS ARE ABN SENSORY NERVE IMPULSES. You need a through exam and lab testing. Especially evaluation for MS/CNS LYME/CNS SS/CNS SARCOIDOSIS. A full lab W/U and auto-Immune W/U. MRI OF BRAIN AND SPINAL CORD. LP FOR MBP & OLIGOCLONAL BANDS. If all of this has been done and is normal. It may be secondary to FIBROMYALGIA. I would recommend a GF diet and trial of CYMBALTA v LYRICA V SAVELLA (milnacipran) ...Read more

6

6
I am getting a burning/tingling sensation all over my body towards the end of each day (after 6 pm). What could this be? In the morning it is gone.

I am getting a burning/tingling sensation all over my body towards the end of each day (after 6 pm). What could this be? In the morning it is gone.

RLS?: I don't know what it IS (you shouldn't expect that kind of answer on HealthTap), but it COULD be restless-leg syndrome, or what they're calling Willis-Ekbom disease these days. Check out www. Rls. Org to see if you have any of the other symptoms (there are 4 cardinal symptoms). If it is RLS, it's not curable, but it is treatable. The best specialist to see about it is a neurologist. ...Read more

7

7
Can Cipro (ciprofloxacin) (Antibiotic) cause side effect of crawling and tingling sensation all over the body?

Can Cipro (ciprofloxacin) (Antibiotic) cause side effect of crawling and tingling sensation all over the body?

Reversible: And long lasting polyneuropathy can occur with several antibiotics. Its uncommon. Also allergic reactions with mast cell degranulation can cause transitory parasthesias. Crawling sensation is termed "formication" (relates to formic acid produced by fire ants) ...Read more

8

8
The last couple weeks when I stand from a sitting position and start walking I feel a light-headed and get a warm tingling sensation all over my body?

The last couple weeks when I stand from a sitting position and start walking I feel a light-headed and get a warm tingling sensation all over my body?

Postural light head: F of unknown age and ethnicity and healthy problems and medications history asks: When stand from a sitting position and start waking fee light headed and get warm tingling sensation all over my body? ANS; I am not clear what the question is. Most likely your BP is dropping when you stand. Tell your Dr and have then check your BP seated and standing. ...Read more

10

10
I have been experiencing tingling sensation all over my body but mostly on legs and arms. Like needles all over my body. What's this?

I have been experiencing tingling sensation all over my body but mostly on legs and arms. Like needles all over my body. What's this?

Broad Differential: Based on the limited info. The problem can either come from the cervical spinal cord or peripheral nerve. A good history and physical examination can sort that out. Thus, you should see a neurologist to get further answers. I hope this helps. ...Read more

11

11
When I sneeze my chest hurts and there is a tingling sensation all over my body, then moves just to my arms and hands. My hands then go numb for a min?

When I sneeze my chest hurts and there is a tingling sensation all over my body, then moves just to my arms and hands. My hands then go numb for a min?

Explanation: Your reaction on sneeze not related to any medical problems. This is not the disease. Just some people more sensitive to everything. This is getting better with maturation and aging. You will be better. ...Read more

12

12
I had a pimple blister looking rash on my forearm, no fever but hot and tingling sensation all over my body especially my hands and feet.?

I had a pimple blister looking rash on my forearm, no fever but hot and tingling sensation all over my body especially my hands and feet.?

? Bite: This sounds like a bite with a general body reaction. Get checked to get a firm diagnosis and fluids and medications. Also get immunized for tetanus if you are out of date. All the best. ...Read more

13

13
PAIN ON LEFT CHEST WITH LITTLE INFLAMMATION. TINGLING SENSATION ALL OVER MY BODY. SOMETIMES DIFFICULTY SWALLOWING SALIVA. BACK PAIN. Hyperthyroidism?

PAIN ON LEFT CHEST WITH LITTLE INFLAMMATION. TINGLING SENSATION ALL OVER MY BODY. SOMETIMES DIFFICULTY SWALLOWING SALIVA. BACK PAIN. Hyperthyroidism?

All over: Your symptoms are all aver the map and all over the body.
something will be hard to guess or even suggest anything.
please go and see your doctor you are not going to have any answer on line that will actually help.
good luck ...Read more

15

15
18 yr old with Nerve pain, tingling, burning sensation all over body. Facial Nerve Discomfort with small randome movement, Non fluid body movements. Small sensitivity to noise. Weird brain sensations with nausea. Please help. Very scared. Don't know?

Mgt/workup: It is important to check with a Pediatric Neurologist at your local Children's center. From your description of the symptoms, peripheral and central nervous system involvement is possible. Causes to exclude include infection, toxins and metabolic disturbances. An EMG may be needed. ...Read more

16

16
Why do I feel a tingling/prickling sensation all over the body when I am feeling hot, especially when going from a cold environment into a warm room?

Why do I feel a tingling/prickling sensation all over the body when I am feeling hot, especially when going from a cold environment into a warm room?

Probably normal: These are because of blood rushing to you skin when temperature rises. If this normal for you then you should not worry. If it is new it may be related to some endocine, metabolic or weight problem. ...Read more

18

18
What could possibly causing itchy/tingling/crawling skin sensation all over the body? No rash, redness, or dryness.

What could possibly causing itchy/tingling/crawling skin sensation all over the body? No rash, redness, or dryness.

Different causes: Generalized skin sensations like those may be seen with anxiety, diabetes, thyroid disease, deficiency of calcium, magnesium, electrolytes, vit b 12, toxic agents, prickly heat, intolerance of certain clothing material, etc. If symptoms persist, a neurologist is best qualified to evaluate, advise and order any appropriate tests. ...Read more

19

19
Hi, I have been experiencing internal tingling and burning sensation all over my body from my head, arms, stomach, chest, back etc?

Hi, I have been experiencing internal tingling and burning sensation all over my body from my head, arms, stomach, chest, back etc?

TOTAL BODY PAIN: A few possibilities to be considered, including Fabry's disease, a diffuse neuropathy especially involving small fibres, and fibromyalgia. Some rheumatological conditions could present this way. Need to discuss this with your physician and get this investigated. ...Read more

20

20
I don't have a fever but my body feels hot sometimes on my chest, tingling sensation all over and more in hands and feet. I have a raised pimple like rash on forearm?

I don't have a fever but my body feels hot sometimes on my chest, tingling sensation all over and more in hands and feet. I have a raised pimple like rash on forearm?

Need more info: Rashes and unusual feelings should be monitored closely. Without further history it's hard to determine risks. Have you been outdoors lately? Tick bite? New medications? I would encourage you to get an appointment with a medical professional for a full exam and history. Drink plenty of fluids and rest in the meantime. ...Read more

21

21
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

22

22
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

23

23
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

26

26
What causes tingling burning sensation on left side of the body?

Need details: If the symptoms are indeed involving left face, left arm, left chest and left leg, then the problem is likely in right brain. See a neurologist. ...Read more

27

27
I have a tingling sensation and numbness through my entire body. Any ideas?

I have a tingling sensation and numbness through my entire body. Any ideas?

Numbness: I would make sure ur calcium and magnesium levels up the par and undergo and general medical exam with ur doctor. If no organic cause is found or an infection, possibility of anxiety and/or panic disorder may be considered. Good luck. ...Read more

28

28
I feel extreme tiredness and tingling in the whole body, especially tingling sensation when I move?

I feel extreme tiredness and tingling in the whole body, especially tingling sensation when I move?

Stress: Are you under the stress? Overworking? This feelings often accompanies distress. Think it over, please. In your age good rest, some physical activity are very helpful. And having a good time with friends. ...Read more

29

29
Is it something w/ nerve endings that causes chills, tingling sensation throughout head & body when excited or skin is rubbed/massaged? Is it normal?

Is it something w/ nerve endings that causes chills, tingling sensation throughout head & body when excited or skin is rubbed/massaged? Is it normal?

Anxiety: I understand your concern.
Your symptoms are likely due to stress in your life.
At age 36, stresses of relationship, marriage, separation, parenting, unresolved feelings of worry, fear, hurt, resentment; work and finances can cause Anxiety with physical symptoms.
This is not normal; it indicates need to see a Psychiatrist for Diagnosis and Therapy.
Do Breathing Relaxation, Yoga and Meditation. ...Read more

30

30
What causes tingling, numbness and a burning sensation on the left side of the body?

Focal symptoms: Could be a migraine aura, possible transient cerebral ischemia, a focal sensory seizure, and if left arm only, maybe cardiac issue. Sometimes following certain strokes, a focal pain issue with ensue. A focal process in neck could result in unilateral issues in arm and leg. Best to get such problems examined and diagnosed. ...Read more

31

31
I have this strange pinprick sensation on random spots on my body always followed a tingling sensation over my left scalp.

I have this strange pinprick sensation on random spots on my body always followed a tingling sensation over my left scalp.

Sensory neuropathies: Or dysfunction of peripheral nerves, are caused by many things including hereditary diseases, trauma, toxins (alcohol), infections, diabetes, B12 deficiency, medications and autoimmune diseases (MS). Pin prick/tingling sensations generally indicate involvement of small-fiber sensory nerves. These symptoms require a careful work-up with detailed history, physical and testing. See you Doc/Neurologist ...Read more

32

32
My whole body is itchy/tingling. I haven't eaten anything out of the ordinary or changed detergent. What my cause this sensation?

My whole body is itchy/tingling. I haven't eaten anything out of the ordinary or changed detergent. What my cause this sensation?

Pruritus: While patients almost always think of food as the likely culprit, it is rarely the trigger in most cases. More likely to consider medications, thyroid issues, anemia... ...Read more

33

33
I get a weird "half there" tingling sensation when I consume caffeine or alcohol (not every time) its my entire body, like my blood is effected?

I get a weird "half there" tingling sensation when I consume caffeine or alcohol (not every time) its my entire body, like my blood is effected?

Sensitivities: Different people may react to different chemicals/substances in different ways. Just like some people can get intoxicated with minimal alcohol consumption, whereas others can drink more without any side effects, etc. In your case, it appears you have a sensitivity to alcohol and caffeine. Best to avoid these in your case, to avoid those untoward side effects. Best wishes. ...Read more

34

34
I have numbness tingling sensation throughout my whole body with warm sensation going through out my body15 minutes if sleep I could not lay still?

See a doctor: Anytime numbness is involved with the body, it is a concern and should be checked asap. You should also keep some sort of diary (foods, meds, activities, etc.,) which might help the dr. With some insight into your issues. ...Read more

36

36
Can crawling, tingling and vibration sensation over scalp and general body be related to cancer? What type?

Can crawling, tingling and vibration sensation over scalp and general body be related to cancer? What type?

By coincidence-maybe: There is nothing specific the symptoms of crawling, tingling, or vibration over the scalp related to any type of cancer that I'm aware. There are numerous other things that share these symptoms and so any finding of cancer in a person complaining of these symptoms would be purely coincidental. I'm happy to explain further if you'd like a 1-1 with me: www. Healthtap. Com/drsaghafi Key Code: PDXFNR ...Read more

37

37
What does it mean when it feels like my heart is beating on the outside of my body and a tingling sensation and heaviness

What does it mean when it feels like my heart is beating on the outside of my body and a tingling sensation and heaviness

Need more information…: However it could be as serious as (pardon the pun) a heart attack or as common as stress or anxiety. Another possibility is a phenomenon known as "cardiac awareness". This should be a valuated further, especially if you're having other symptoms such as chest pain, lightheadedness, dizziness, passing out or shortness of breath. ...Read more

39

39
I have a numbness/ tingling sensation under my low left ribs toward the middle of my body when I lay down on my side. No pain. 3-4 months.

Nerve: This could be a pinched nerve that is aggravated in certain positions. If you are not extremely bothered by it, there is no need to seek urgent care. If you see rash in the area, then I would see an M.D. as it could be shingles. The tingling with shingles though, is not usually intermittent or position dependent. ...Read more

40

40
I have been struggling for the past 10 years with tingling sensations. It started after my first c cection I have had 4. It started the day after I had my first one a warm sensation up my back into my head and I had terrible headache. Then my entire body

I have been struggling for the past 10 years with tingling sensations. It started after my first c cection I have had 4. It started the day after I had my first one a warm sensation up my back into my head and I had terrible headache. Then my entire body

Spinal or Epidural?: Did you have either a spinal or epidural anesthesia with your c sections? What you are describing could be a complication of that type of anesthesia. Evaluation by neurosurgeon including MRI scan with contrast at the spinal level where they did your spinal/epidural would be indicated as a starting point. An EMG/NCS would also be helpful along with thyroid function, calcium levels to start. ...Read more