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What are some causes of paresthesia?

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Dr. Marvin Ott
Emergency Medicine
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In brief: There are many

The most worrisome are either stroke or diabetes.
Others include sleeping or laying on an extremity (so-called "Saturday night palsy"), and certain electrolyte imbalances. If your paresthesia continues, see your doctor so you can get a complete exam. Hope this helps!

In brief: There are many

The most worrisome are either stroke or diabetes.
Others include sleeping or laying on an extremity (so-called "Saturday night palsy"), and certain electrolyte imbalances. If your paresthesia continues, see your doctor so you can get a complete exam. Hope this helps!
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