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I have tingling sensation on back of head that lasts 15 seconds for past few days, what could this be?

I  have tingling sensation on back of head that lasts 15 seconds for past few days, what could this be?

That could be tough: In that it doesn't sound like a disease process. No headaches? No new scalp products? Hair not pulled too tight? Have u been grinding your teeth at night? If this is your only sx and nothing else occurring it will likely be a transient problem in my opinion. If it worsens, evoles into headaches go in. Sometimes we can just tell whether or not something is disease, not it's exact cause. Gd luc. ...Read more

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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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What would cause tingling sensation in back of throat and tongue?

What would cause tingling sensation in back of throat and tongue?

See oral surgeon: There are a number of things that can causes this. Could be allergies, acid reflux, or a number of other things. The only way to know is to have an evaluation. Schedule an appointment asap. ...Read more

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I've been having a tingling sensation on the back right side of my head. Its been going on for 2 days now and comes and goes during the day.what is it?

I've been having a tingling sensation on the back right side of my head. Its been going on for 2 days now and comes and goes during the day.what is it?

Head tingling: This is a difficult question to answer without more information. Are their other accompanying symptoms such as headaches or visual changes? You would probably need to visit with your local family physician in order for her to take a more solid history and examination. Good luck to you and have a great day. ...Read more

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What can cause warm and/or tingling sensation in neck/back after cracking it?

What can cause warm and/or tingling sensation in neck/back after cracking it?

In "cracking" it: you may be PINCHING a NERVE in your neck (at the C1-C2 levels ) thus causing abnormal sensations ("parasthesias")
Hope this is helpful

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Can compressed nerve come and go? Is it usual for a nerve issue to get worse during the day? Feeling a bubbling tingling sensation upper right back

Can compressed nerve  come and go?  Is it usual for a nerve issue to get worse during the day? Feeling a bubbling tingling sensation  upper right back

Come & Go Nerve Symp: Hello. Nerve pain can get worse during the day depending on location of the nerve responsible for the pain and the type of activity taking place at time of pain attack. Some patients may have true compressed nerve(s) but never experience pain from it (them). Sometimes just asymmetric pressure from a disc bulge near the nerve can cause worse pain "while up" but ease when seated or laying down. ...Read more

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Hi I have had a constant headache for a year & now I have a tingling sensation in the back of my head only last a few short seconds everyday why?

Hi I have had a constant headache for a year & now I have a tingling sensation in the back of my head only last a few short seconds everyday why?

See your Doctor: Any headache always must be viewed as a valid medical disorder and the headache assessment must be comprehensive. It is important to make an accurate diagnosis to ensure that the correct treatment is given. See your PCP for consultation, tests and diagnosis. ...Read more

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When I hold my head down, I feel a tingling sensation down my back and in my arms. What causes this?

When I hold my head down, I feel a tingling sensation down my back and in my arms. What causes this?

Lhermitte's: Best see your doctor as you have a problem over the posterior spinal cord in your neck. Could be due to inflammation, B-12 deficiency, or cervical stenosis/ spondylosis, and may represent a sentinel sign of further problems. Suggest you seek out an neurology consultative exam. ...Read more

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For two days I am feeling a kind of tingling sensation at the back of my ankle of my left leg. can also feel blood flow at that part. Possible reason?

For two days I am feeling a kind of tingling sensation at the back of my ankle of my left leg. can also feel blood flow at that part. Possible reason?

Blood tingling: Interesting. If you put you finger tip there can you feel a kind of buzzing with each heartbeat? You MIGHT have a small aneurysm or other abnormality in one of the arterial branches. Its also possible to have a blood clot on the venous side. Have your family doc look and listen. If it starts to get painful or you get short of breath, go to the ER. ...Read more

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I have a tingling/tickling sensation in the back am area keeping me awake and all day. What's causing it ?

I have a tingling/tickling sensation in the back am area keeping me awake and all day. What's causing it ?

Physical exam: You need to go to your doctor to have a physical exam. A "tingling" type of sensation may indicate nerve pain. However, pain that keeps a person awake at night is especially indicative that you need to be seen. A full history and physical exam by a physician is the proper venue to get your diagnosis. ...Read more

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I get a prickly / tingling sensation in my lower back while i'm doing a lying down psoas stretch. Any ideas why this might be ?

I get a prickly / tingling sensation in my lower back while i'm doing a lying down psoas stretch.  Any ideas why this might be ?

Nerve reaction: It is possible that you are impinging parts of the nervous system with this maneuver. Tingling sensations(paresthesiae) certainly suggest a nerve type reaction and you should try modifying your stretching technique. ...Read more

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17yo, I have a tingling sensation in the upper back rite of my head. It can happen a couple times a day and I usually lightly tap it to make it stop?

Pinched nerve or ...: possible muscle spasm. This is most likely related to tightness of the muscles of the neck and might be relieved by improvement in posture, and regular range of motion exercises of the head, turning to right, to left, shrugging shoulders and hugging onself. Sometimes dehydration or excess caffeine can also cause twitches. If there is a problem with headaches or change in alertness, be checked. ...Read more

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I get a tingling sensation on my middle back and left hand fingertips. What can cause this?

I get a tingling sensation on my middle back and left hand fingertips.  What can cause this?

Unlikely : That these are connected. While there are some major neurological disorders that are possible, random paresthesias are often insignificant. See your doctor to be sure. ...Read more

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What would cause numbness and tingling next to spinal cord? A few months ago i was in an auto accident - i was fine, but a week later i began to feel numbness and a tingling sensation in my upper back a few inches to the right of my spinal cord. This feel

What would cause numbness and tingling next to spinal cord? A few months ago i was in an auto accident - i was fine, but a week later i began to feel numbness and a tingling sensation in my upper back a few inches to the right of my spinal cord. This feel

Muscle spasms: Thick bands of muscles are located on both sides of the spinal column. Often following injury these will go into spasm and even pinch nerves that result in tingling and numbness. Good relaxation, stretching, yoga, etc may help. Muscle relaxant medications may help. Massage may help. Good neurological evaluation would be appropriate. ...Read more

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I get a burning tingling sensation on my upper back ( lung area) I do not have a cough, although I am a 'social smoker' for 20 years.

I get a burning tingling sensation on my upper back ( lung area) I do not have a cough, although I am a 'social smoker' for 20 years.

Well: I have found lung cancer in patients without a cough and up to 2 packs a week of tobacco is a lot over 20 years. I would get it checked out and maybe get a chest x ray to start out with. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of tingling, crawling sensation in head, back, legs, hands when Brain MRI normal, and EMG test normal?

What could be the cause of tingling, crawling sensation in head, back, legs, hands when Brain MRI normal, and EMG test normal?

Parasthsias: on one side of the body may be due to TIA, focal seizure or migraine. Random crawling sensation on scalp hands arms and legs is often do to fleas making their last stand in homes with pets this time of year in northern climates. ...Read more

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I have a cold tingling sensation at the back of my throat, could it be from drinking lemon water? Also tingling and numbness in hand

I have a cold tingling sensation at the back of my throat, could it be from drinking lemon water? Also tingling and numbness in hand

See MD: Hand numbness likely is due to pressure on the nerve either from damage, inflammation or direct pressure. Throat sensation can be topical in nature - not likely lemon water, but excess acid could irritate it. This may also be nerve related. So, get to the MD and find out what is going on. You may be referred to some specialists as needed. Good Luck. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of a tingling sensation in your chest, back and stomach?

What could be the cause of a tingling sensation in your chest, back and stomach?

Neuropathic maybe or: The order of your symptom onset, ?Use of nsaid's for back pain, ; ? Nausea/vomiting, chest pain, diarrhea, blood, tenderness, fever may better clarify whether your back pain is "referred" (such as from esophagus, pancreas, gallbladder). Maybe also have stomach upset due to nsaid's, ulcer, sluggish emptying, outlet narrowing? Paresthesias can cause symptoms ; have little to do with above GI issues. ...Read more