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I will ocasionally get a warm sensation at the back of my right ankle that lasts for a few seconds?

I will ocasionally get a warm sensation at the back of my right ankle that lasts for a few seconds?

Nerve irritation: Likely some type of nerve irritation. However, could be your Achilles tendon getting irritated. ...Read more

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Feeling a warm sensation left leg inside only and near my ankle increasing in frequency occurring numerous times daily. Happens when laying down too?

Feeling a warm sensation left leg inside only and near my ankle increasing in frequency occurring numerous times daily. Happens when laying down too?

Check the tunnel.: On the inside of your leg, near your ankle, there is a nerve called the posterior tibial nerve. Occasionally, this nerve becomes irritated, inflamed and entrapped. This condition is known as tarsal tunnel syndrome. The symptoms can vary from person to person, but your description is pretty close to be considered as the potential problem. Have your foot evaluated by an experienced foot specialist. ...Read more

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I have a warm sensation, like warm water going down the inside of my calf to the inside of my ankle. No back pain. Have b12 def but not like this.

I have a warm sensation, like warm water going down the inside of my calf to the inside of my ankle. No back pain. Have b12 def but not like this.

R/O BAKER'S CYST: Your SX are suggestive of a bakers cyst that may be leaking or potentially ruptured. You need to be examined and have an US or potentially MRI performed On the affected knee and calf. Seek prompt medical attention. ...Read more

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I have recently started getting a hot sensation running down the outside of my left leg from knee to ankle, like warm water being poured down my leg.

I have recently started getting a hot sensation running down the outside of my left leg from knee to ankle, like warm water being poured down my leg.

Paresthesia: Paresthesia is a funny feeling usually due to a neurological problem, either peripherally (with the nerve itself) or centrally (in the brain). See a neuroloist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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My leg and arm bones are pain. Especially my ankle. My body is warm but I feel cold sensation at the bone. The leg and arm are itchy as well.?

My leg and arm bones are pain. Especially my ankle. My body is warm but I feel cold sensation at the bone. The leg and arm are itchy as well.?

Not specific: These symptoms can indicate a specific disorder or may not. They may reflect a bone problem, like an arthritis, or a metabolic problem, but not necessarily. You want to consult a doctor for an exam and, possibly, some tests. You may need x-rays & thyroid, calcium or other blood tests, but let a doctor advise you after examination. ...Read more

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Crawling sensation on shin, twitches, quick warm sensations on thigh and shin, sciatic like leg pain thigh to ankle. Stiff sore knee. Back pain. Nerves???

Crawling sensation on shin, twitches, quick warm sensations on thigh and shin, sciatic like leg pain thigh to ankle. Stiff sore knee. Back pain. Nerves???

Nerve or paresthesi: This could be a pinched nerve but also paresthesias or uncomfortable skin sensations. Your physician can help clarify ...Read more

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I've been over the course of a week getting a warm sensation in my left leg, comes and goes every hour or so, could this be a sign of something bad?

I've been over the course of a week getting a warm sensation in my left leg, comes and goes every hour or so, could this be a sign of something bad?

Could be anything: It could be a muscle pain, like strain, or a condition caused by spine disease like herniated disc. Of course a detailed history and physical is necessary and you should see your internist. ...Read more

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I have a warm sensation in my lift leg please give me an explanation AM I DYING

I have a warm sensation in my lift leg please give me an explanation AM I DYING

Leg symptom: If you have no swelling, or pain---then it is just a pinched nerve----usually from the lower back----would need more information to give you a better answer ...Read more

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I have a warm sensation going through my vein in my leg, can you help tell me what it may be?

Could be inflammatio: Your symptoms are vague and not easy to diagnose. A warm sensation would suggest increased heat which could be due to inflammation, allergy or even could be nerve related. If it is related to a vein issue, it would be concerned about inflammation of the vein called phlebitis. If this was the problem then you should also have pain and hardness along the vein. It may be wise to see a vein md. ...Read more

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I have a warm sensation on the bottom of my right foot that comes and goes what could that be caused from?

I have a warm sensation on the bottom of my right foot that comes and goes what could that be caused from?

Burning Foot: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of foot burning sensation. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms. Diabetes, peripheral artery disease, peripheral neuropathy, claudication pain, sun burn, chemical burn, heat burn, peripheral nerve trauma, peripheral nerve compression, sciatica, cold, cerebrovascular accident. ...Read more

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I just recently got this warm sensation on my right foot. It only last about 5-10 seconds. What could this be. It comes and goes?

I just recently got this warm sensation on my right foot. It only last about 5-10 seconds. What could this be. It comes and goes?

Probably nerve: Sounds like an intermittent nerve compression. The fact that it is 5-10 seconds and does not stop you from activities, I would guess it is minor; however, pay attention to when it comes and goes to determine what might be triggering it - position, movement or even food. Keep notes. ...Read more

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About 4-5 times a day I get this warm sensation going down the left outer calf of my leg, I have no pain no redness and no warmth to the touch.?

About 4-5 times a day I get this warm sensation going down the left outer calf of my leg, I have no pain no redness and no warmth to the touch.?

Severl possibilities: Exist and thus you should be seen first by your primary care MD. Then they can evaluate for referred pain from GI or Gyn sources. Additional Ortho possibilities include: Iliotibial band syndrome, hip issues or muscle strain vs muscle spasm vs sciatica.Since the treatment differs but most involve a trial of physical therapy and/or antiinflammatories, we need to be sure of the diagnosis. Keep me updated ...Read more

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What causes a warming sensation on bottom of right foot?

Sometimes: This could be a nerve entrapment locally in the foot or even as high as the back. Sometimes this can come from a side effect of chemotherapy or systemic disease like diabetes... ...Read more

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Diabetes-can you experience a warm sensation in your leg or feet?

Diabetes-can you experience a warm sensation in your leg or feet?

Yes: Diabetics are at increased risk of peripheral neuropathy, which can manifest with numbness, tingling, sharp pain, warm or cold feeling, or loss of sensation. It is directly related to the control of blood sugar and number of years with diabetes. Have your doctor check your hemoglobin a1c and do a neurological exam. ...Read more

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Right foot warming sensation on and off also cold foot rt side only.?

Right foot warming sensation on and off also cold foot rt side only.?

It sounds: Like you may be experiencing symptoms from a nerve impingement. Since, you mention a cold extremity, you need to differentiate if the extremity is legitimately colder or just feels like that. If there is sudden onset coldness in one extremity, the concern would be a decrease in blood flow and needs to be assesses promptly. You need to set up an appt with your internist asap. ...Read more

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What should I do about a warm burning sensation in my upper right leg?

See below: If elevation mild anti inflammatory meds and or heat will not improve that sensation, then check with your primary care physician and request a doppler of your leg just to make sure that there isn't any vascular condition causing the problem. ...Read more

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I don't think I have diabetes but I get a warm sensation in my right foot once in a while?

I don't think I have diabetes but I get a warm sensation in my right foot once in a while?

Neuropathy: Diabetes can cause neuropathy (nerve damage) from the high blood sugars. You should be evaluated for diabetes and get treated as indicated. ...Read more

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What could cause the sensation of warm water in my right leg when its not exposed to any liquid?

What could cause the sensation of warm water in my right leg when its not exposed to any liquid?

Neurological: If you don't have any skin changes (redness/discoloration), the area is not tender to touch, and there are no new lumps or bumps, then this is most likely due to a neurological condition. Neurologists are best at evaluating this and will most likely recommend getting an MRI to look for any changes in the nerves. ...Read more

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Random periodic warm sensation in left leg for a week - like someone pouring hot water inside of it. Not warm to touch. What to do?

Random periodic warm sensation in left leg for a week - like someone pouring hot water inside of it. Not warm to touch. What to do?

Be examined: A hot feeling in your leg, if occurring with exercise could be because of decreased oxygen to the leg because of not enough oxygen delivered to and lactic acid removed from the leg. This happens when plaque starts to block the supplying artery. Another possibility is nerve pain from a back problem even though the back itself may not hurt. See MD for examination, diagnosis, and treatment if required ...Read more

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Have warm sensation on top/side of left foot. Comes & goes for acouple weeks now. Healthy and active, no other symptoms. Should I be concerned?

Have warm sensation on top/side of left foot. Comes & goes for acouple weeks now. Healthy and active, no other symptoms. Should I be concerned?

Nerve: Most likely this is caused by irritability or slight inflammation of a superficial nerve of the foot. Improper footwear may be the cause. I doubt any serious problem, but if you have continued concerns consult a podiatrist or a neurologist for evaluation and advice. ...Read more

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Hi, for the last week I'm feeling a warm sensation in my left calf, only periodically. I don't feel any pain nor is there any discoloration on my leg. I have no swelling either.

Below: If no recent trauma, no cuts, abrasions, redness, or warmth--then it is prob a muscle injury that should respond to intermittent ice for about 15 min, followed by warm moist packs 4 times per day.

If it persists, worsens, becomes swollen, or painful, then suggest DR visit. ...Read more

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Why is there a warm sensation in my thigh, above knee of the left leg?

Why is there a warm sensation in my thigh, above knee of the left leg?

May be nerve related: Warmth, coolness, pins and needles, numbness are all signs of nerve irritation so you may be experiencing some referred symptoms from your back, particularly if you notice it with long standing or lifting actions. Pay attention to what causes the warm feeling and what, if anything, brings relief. ...Read more