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I enjoy sitting with my leg crossed over my knee, but often must stop because my leg will fall asleep from the point of contact, down. Cause 4 concrn?

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Dr. Anthony Pollizzi
Anesthesiology
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In brief: Not really

You are either compressing a nerve or a blood vessel resulting in the tingling feeling in your lower leg.
I assume the sensation subsides after you uncross the leg.

In brief: Not really

You are either compressing a nerve or a blood vessel resulting in the tingling feeling in your lower leg.
I assume the sensation subsides after you uncross the leg.
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