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My leg keeps falling asleep. Is this from bad circulation?

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Dr. Benjamin Lerner
Surgery - Vascular
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Unlikely

The sensation of legs falling asleep is probably unrelated to your circulation.

In brief: Unlikely

The sensation of legs falling asleep is probably unrelated to your circulation.
Dr. Benjamin Lerner
Dr. Benjamin Lerner
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Dr. Peter H'doubler
Surgery - Vascular
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In brief: Most likely not

In the absence of rest pain, numbness of an extremity is usually a nerve related issue and not a vascular one.
If your symptoms are intermittent and resolve completely between it not a circulation problem.

In brief: Most likely not

In the absence of rest pain, numbness of an extremity is usually a nerve related issue and not a vascular one.
If your symptoms are intermittent and resolve completely between it not a circulation problem.
Dr. Peter H'doubler
Dr. Peter H'doubler
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Dr. Norman Chideckel
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: Leg sleeping

probably not circulation more likely nerve compression

In brief: Leg sleeping

probably not circulation more likely nerve compression
Dr. Norman Chideckel
Dr. Norman Chideckel
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