Possible causes of intermittent numbness and tingling in arms, legs, fingers, toes?

Do you. Have any history of back problems. That is a potential cause.
Sounds like nerve. Most likely condition would be a pinched nerve. The nerves that supply the extremities stem from nerve in the back. The branches travel to the arms, legs, fingers and toes. A "pinch" could be from the back at its roots, but it an also be locally due to musculature. Get checked properly.

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