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My legs feel cold and tingle some toes feel numb blood sugar 101 , I have kidney stones, low stomach acid and hypothyroid 7 mm stone in ?

My legs  feel  cold  and  tingle some  toes  feel  numb blood  sugar  101 , I have kidney  stones, low  stomach  acid   and  hypothyroid 7 mm stone in ?

Neuropathy: Peripheral neuropathy seems causes those very sensations. Swelling also causes this. If you have edema in your legs and feet, it compresses the nerves and also sucks up some of your body temp. ...Read more

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Why does one of my legs always feels cold?

Why does one of my legs always feels cold?

Circulation: If one leg is consistently cold and you cannot easily warm it and especially if you have pain in that leg while exercising, then there might be a problem with blood flow which can be quite dangerous. You should see your family doctor right away especially if you have a history of diabetes or clotting abnormalities. ...Read more

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Why would my legs swell an hurts.And the stay cold.

Why would my legs swell an hurts.And the stay cold.

?poor blood supply: As we get older, our heart has to work harder and our blood vessels get weary. Sometimes this leads to swelling of the legs. There are other possible causes also, but this is definitely a problem that should be investigated with your primary care physician. Don't just say to yourself it is a part of getting older, because it can be helped. If you can, put your feet up, like if watching tv. ...Read more

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Sometimes when I get cold, my legs start hurting. Should I be worried?

Sometimes when I get cold, my legs start hurting. Should I be worried?

Depends: If you are experiencing significant amount of pain every time you are exposed to cold temperatures, and this is something new for you, it makes sense to have your circulation evaluated with an arterial ultrasound. ...Read more

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My left leg is swollen and ice cold anyone know what this could be signs of?

Blod clot?: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor as soon as possible. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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Husband had pain from butt down leg feels numb tingly cold. Can it be scratica.?

Husband had pain from butt down leg feels numb tingly cold. Can it be scratica.?

Yes: Sciatic pain is pain radiating typically from buttocks down leg below the knee that can be associated with numbness, tingling &/or weakness with or without any back pain. Coughing, sneezing & bearing down can increase the pain. The most likely culprit is a disc herniation but there can be other causes as well including a pyriformis syndrome, a synovial cyst, spinal stenosis or a spine deformity. ...Read more

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My wife's legs get cold and can't move after she works out and they don't get swolen?

My wife's legs get cold and can't move after she works out   and they don't get swolen?

Cold legs: Perhaps she is working out too hard and is exhausting her legs. She may need a check up if this continues with less active workouts. ...Read more

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My 8 yr old son is complaining that his leg cold and hurts on the inside? He is an active athlete.

My 8 yr old son is complaining that his leg cold and hurts on the inside? He is an active athlete.

Observe: The child being active is reassuring. The questions u need to answer for a better assist are: since when are his complaints? Does he continue to run and be active, how does he sleep at night? does he eat well? Is he in a lot of pain? If you are remain worried have him checked out by his pediatrician or a pediatric bone doctor. ...Read more

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Husbands back looks like a question mark has pain from his butt dwn his leg. Feels numb cold tingly.?

Sounds like a disc : Causing spasmodic scoliosis due to a herniation leading to sciatica with pain down leg due to disc compressing the nerve leading to neurologic symptoms. Most get better without surgery-10% need surgery. Time, activity modification, medication, guided exercise or physical therapy & epidural steroid injections are options. Weight control, not smoking & regular exercise are preventative measures. ...Read more

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I also have a cold like ice cold water being poored on my leg that how cold the feeling is. ? And what can I do

Call your doc ASAP: Could be vascular (blood vessel), could be neurological, even a stroke. Call md or go to er asap. ...Read more

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Every night for the lasrt three weeks in the middle of the night II wake up and my left lower leg isreally cold. What could this be?

Every night for the lasrt three weeks in the middle of the night II wake up and my left lower leg isreally cold. What could this be?

Poor blood flow=bad: A cold leg is very worrisome for ischemia. That means not enough blood is getting to the foot. It would be unusual to have this without pain though. You should see a doctor right away! ...Read more

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Odd feeling in right leg, cold sensation and some slight pain. No visible changes. Walking possible. Been this was way a week. What could it be?

Odd feeling in right leg, cold sensation and some slight pain. No visible changes. Walking possible. Been this was way a week. What could it be?

Many things: At your age lumbar disc issues are less likely but you could have some congenital problem now showing up.
Also consider neurologic disease such as multiple sclerosis.
If you have further symptoms or it gets worse, go see your doctor. You need a physical exam. ...Read more

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I've been dealing with off and on cold sensations down the front of my right leg for two weeks. Feels like goosebumps. Only lasts for few seconds?

I've been dealing with off and on cold sensations down the front of my right leg for two weeks. Feels like goosebumps. Only lasts for few seconds?

A number of things: This could be related to a number of things. If it affects that thigh area, may be meralgia paresthestica. But like most things, if it does not improve, seek care. ...Read more

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I have always had these pains in my legs since I was just a kid rubbing helps but if I get back on them they just hurt again cold triggers the pain?

I have always had these pains in my legs since I was just a kid rubbing helps but if I get back on them they just hurt again cold triggers the pain?

Leg pain: Since you're no longer a child, these can no longer be considered growing pains. More than likely they represent a form of restless leg syndrome. A neurologist is best qualified to evaluate and advise you. ...Read more

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I'm always cold and have pain in my legs ?

See your doctor: Many factors affect leg pain and feeling cold. Causes could be circulatory, endocrine, neurological, metabolic, nutritional, etc. A thorough history and physical examination with appropriate testing by your doctor will likely come up with the answer or the the direction of focus for further testing and treatment. ...Read more

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Left leg always seems cold?

Left leg always seems cold?

Interesting: Trauma to a joint can make the whole leg cold. You are a bit young to have a circulation problem. If you have had trauma, or if the skin or nails change color, seek help and examination. ...Read more

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Could bloody clots be why my leg is so cold?

See answer: A blood clot occurring in an extremity is an emergency.
The patient will have pain, numbness,coolness and possible weakness of the extremity. You are probably referring to peripheral artery disease(PAD). Coldness in an extremity would be a very late symptom of PAD. Pain in an extremity on walking would be the the earliest symptom of PAD. Skin temperature is under autonomic nervous system control ...Read more

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Why do i have a cold sensation in my leg? Which kills and its always at nice every so oftern it kills

Cold leg: Its difficult to say since you did not share any medical information with us, not even your age. Cold and painful extremities are often suggestive of a vascular compromise. You need a vascular ultrasound study to see if you have obstruction of blood flow. If detected, then a consultation with a vascular surgeon or an interventional radiologist would be the next step. ...Read more

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I woke up with pain in my left side of my calf and my entire leg was freezing cold. What can be the cause of it?

Most likely...: Is that it got uncovered and exposed to room temp air for awhile. Absent any numbness/ weakness/ tingling, it is less likely anything neurovascular, but if it "visits" another morning or two, then worth having your dr look you over. ...Read more