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Why Are My Feet Tingling And Numb From Alcohol
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Those signs and symptoms by themselves are fairly nonspecific. Even when when they occur together they do not point to a single diagnosis.
If your pmd cannot treat this I would suggest that you be seen by an orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon. One in your area can be found at www. Aofas. Org. ...Read more
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Due to sudden heavy alcohol I am feeling tingling sensation and numbness in hands and foot. I don't drink regularly. Help?
Numb foot. Tingling calf pains in thighs. Seen gp suspects nerve. Referred hospital. Who will I see & what tests. What can this be. No pains back. Tha?
Nerve entrapment: Numbness ; tingling symptoms are generally the result of nerve entrapment ;/or compression on the nerve. Can originate from the back or osseous ligamentous tunnels where the nerve passes through on its way to the feet. A good neurological examination, ; nerve conduction studies can be helpful. ...Read more
I have neuropathy in my feet caused by alcohol. I have some numbness and not much pain. What is my prognosis/timeframe for recovery? Quit drinking.
My feet often turn purple/blue when im sitting or standing. It doesn't bother me, no numbness, pain, tingling. What could cause this? . I'm 23.
Circulation problem?: Purple or blue coloring to hands or feet usually means decreased or slowed circulation to the area. This can happen if the blood vessels get compressed or if the vessels tighten themselves and lessen the blood flow. Sometimes, blood flow will change due to nerve signals or chemical signals telling the vessels to constrict. A primary doctor and a rheumatologist can evaluate and look for the cause. ...Read more
At night when I'm trying to go to bed my feet feel numb an tingling an I can't sleep an it seems to only got worse of the past week?
Possible nerve: Entrapment or impingement from your back.Get a more detailed answer ›
2 months after a trip where my feet were exposed to frigid water for prolonged periods I still have numbness and tingling. Is there permanent damage?
It may take time: Sounds like you damaged some of the sensory nerves in your feet. Could take many months to resolve. Hopefully no lasting damage. ...Read more
I experience numbness and tingling pain in my toes when my feet get cold (had untreated frostbite 40 years ago. Is there anything I can do for this?
You may speak to: Your pcp regarding calcium channel blockers or topical nitropaste or possibly even viagra (sildenafil) (seriously) or another long acting nitrate. Avoid caffeine, smoking and get some warm socks (seriously) make sure you do not also have new onset of diabetes and peripheral neuropathy due to that or another issues such as thyroid disease or some neurological issue you are blaming it all on frostbite. ...Read more
Woke up this morning with swollen ankles could not feel my feet intense tingling and a numb feeling?
I have numbness/tingling on my feet and hands. I also have it more on my torso and chest. It's stiff like?
Various causes: 24y female w. "numbness, tingling & stiffness of hands, feet, torso, & chest". Several disorders, such as anxiety, hyperventilation & thyroid disorder, are possible. General medical exam indicated. From this description unable to guess seriousness of problem. If nothing distinctive discovered then fibromyalgia becomes consideration, because it is a disorder of exclusion & see Rheumatologist. ...Read more
I'm experiencing numbness/tingling of my face, fingertips, bottom of my feet. Its sporadic. I also have sciatica. What could be wrong.
Evaluation: This constellation of symptoms need to evaluated further by a physician. There are several possibilities some more serious than others. A proper history and physical exam would narrow diagnosis and help target therapy. ...Read more
My doc if on summer holiday...had microdiscectomy 4 days ago, no sciatica pain but sometimes I feel tingling in my feet (no numbness) while I lie down?
Normal.: This is fairly normal after that kind of procedure. It should improve within a week or two. If it gets worse, you should let your surgeon know. ...Read more
Numbness in my heals on my feet, numbness/tingling in my thumbs and electric shock sensation in my arm. What is it?
Without knowing: Details about you as a patient its tough to give a definitive answer. The first thought that comes to my mind is neuropathy. If you have uncontrolled diabetes, then that would be one possible cause. The treatment would be aggresive blood sugar control and use of medications in the class of neurontin (gabapentin). Nerve compression causing these type of symptoms are a possibility though not as likely.... ...Read more
Why does my right foot keep tingling after long periods of time on my feet? Most of the time my big toe goes half numb.
Depends: Does the numbness go away? Do you feel like you need to get up and walk around? 37 weeks pregnant? Do you lay on your side or back when you sleep? Parasthesias from compression of the lumbar sacral plexus can occur. Compression of the inferior vena cava or aorta can cause parasthesias as well. Discuss this with your OB-Gyn. ...Read more
Both of my feet ar numb and painful and my left hand is numb and tingling. I've tried ice and pain meds nothing has helped.?
Possible neuropathy: You may be experiencing the symptoms of neuropathy. There are many potential causes such as diabetes, B12 deficiency, exposure to toxins, etc. It is difficult to diagnose without seeing a physician for evaluation. You may also have some type of problem with your neck causing these symptoms. If the cause can be determined a more specific treatment plan will help the pain. Seek medical treatment. ...Read more
I'm 16 and get dizzy, lightheaded and have moderate widespread pain I also get numbness and tingling in my feet and hands. What's wrong with me?
Can be many: Reasons why this is happening. You need to see a doctor for a good physical exam. ...Read more
I have minor degenative disc disease with potential nerve impingement on L5 & S1. I also have numbness in my legs with tingling in my feet?
See below: While there are many causes of leg pain and numbness one of the most common causes is lumbar radiculopathy. This occurs when one of the nerves leaving the back gets compressed as it leaves the spine and travels down the leg. Compression may occur due to degenerative/bulging discs or arthritic bone spurs contacting the nerve. See your physician if these symptoms last longer than 2 weeks. ...Read more
Last 3 days I've been having muscle spasms in my feet my left arm and my right arm is numb and tingling what can I do for it?
Unusual: This is a very unusual set of symptoms and potentially very dangerous. Go to the emergency room> ...Read more