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Doctor insights on: What Does It Mean When You Have Tingling In Your Body

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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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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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I have been randomly tripping as if im on drugs but im not. What does this mean? Sometimes i randomly feel like im tripping on drugs but im not. Sometimes it feels like im in another place when really im not and my whole body starts tingling and i feel li

I have been randomly tripping as if im on drugs but im not. What does this mean? Sometimes i randomly feel like im tripping on drugs but im not. Sometimes it feels like im in another place when really im not and my whole body starts tingling and i feel li

Hello. : Hello. I can't diagnose your condition. However, you may be having some unusual sensory experiences. Derealization is when the world around you doesn't seem right and depersonalization is when you feel very odd. Do not know if your symptoms are from a psychological cause or a purely medical cause. I do recommend a medical evaluation to get a better handle on it. Treatment options can be offered after you have been assessed and correctly diagnosed. ...Read more

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I have MS and all of a sudden I feel a lot of tingling around my lower part of my body. What can that mean?

I have MS and all of a sudden I feel a lot of tingling around my lower part of my body. What can that mean?

Possible relapse: My initial response: likelihood of sudden relapse. Are you taking a potent disease modifying agent? Are you following MS diet, doing aerobic exercise, supplementing vitamins? Did you contact your neurologist? Should we work more in depth with you via a Concierge consult? Best to contact your doctor today, and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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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

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What to do if I had felt a weird tingling through my arms and body heat up what does that mean?

What to do if I had felt a weird tingling through my arms and body heat up what does that mean?

Too ill defined: One arm or both arms (makes a difference)? Tingling in all of arm(s) or only parts? What parts? Pay attention to details, write them down, see doctor with the details. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your body is tingling, pain in the eyes, extremely weak, pain in the left ear ?

ER or urgent care : Then see eye doctor to get complete exam to look for local signs of inflammation/infection that can help. ...Read more

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I have been having nerve tinglings and stimulation in my entire body. What does it mean?

I have been having nerve tinglings and stimulation in my entire body. What does it mean?

Severe anxiety: Or a more serious problem. See a physician for a physical exam and appropriate work up. A neurologist would be most helpful. ...Read more

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What does it mean when a body part falls asleep for sitting still to long and you get that tickling feeling? What's really occurring?

What does it mean when a body part falls asleep for sitting still to long and you get that tickling feeling? What's really occurring?

Pinched nerve: Many people think that your arm or leg going to sleep is from cutting off the blood supply. It's actually because you pinched a nerve. From being compressed too long, the nerve can't function, and causes your arm or leg to get numb and tingly. When you move, you're releasing the nerve, and the sensation of 'waking up' is from the nerve starting to transmit messages again. Great question! ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have tingling in your left hand and fingres. Had it right hand but now it's in left hand and fingers.?

What does it mean when you have tingling in your left hand and fingres. Had it right hand but now it's in left hand and fingers.?

Sounds c/w nerve : Perhaps you use your hands for repetitive activity such as keyboard activities, and a flexion/extension of your wrists can cause a synovitis at the wrist with subsequent carpal tunnel syndrome, but could be at elbow as an alternative explanation. You may need an EMG test to pin this down, but usually quite reversible. ...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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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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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?

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