Tingling Sensation

Tingling sensation in the hands and feet is a very common symptom experienced by people. It can be caused due to pressure on the nerves when you cross your legs for too long or nerve damage (peripheral neuropathy) due to bacterial infections, exposure to toxins, and health conditions like diabetes, kidney disease, vitamin deficiency, lupus, and rheumatoid arthritis.

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Why do I get pinching effect on my left foot during sleep?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a diabetic. Nowadays, I get a pinching effect on my left foot after one or two hours, I started sleeping. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Hitesh Kumar


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I would like to know some details about your symptoms. Since when you have diabetes? What exactly happens in the pinching effect in your left foot? Please describe in detail what exactly you feel? Is it pain, tingling, pinprick sensation, stretching sensation, vibra...  Read Full »

Can urethritis cause a tingling sensation and penile discomfort?

Query: Hi doctor, I think I have some urethritis. I have penile discomfort and a tingling or shivering sensation running down the underside of my penis. It started around two weeks after receiving unprotected oral sex (only). I have been tested twice, two weeks after the symptoms began, and four weeks afte...  Read Full »

Dr. Ankush Jairath


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. This can be urethritis, as you mentioned, or can be prostatitis. It needs prolonged antibiotic therapy to prevent relapse. I recommend the following regimen: Tablet Septra DS (Sulfamethoxazole and Trimethoprim) twice a week for four weeks, followed by once a day for...  Read Full »

Why do I have numbness and tingling sensation in the tongue after impaction surgery?

Query: Hello, I have gone impacted wisdom tooth extraction that is third molar teeth. my surgery was on first of this month. It is almost 25 days completed but I'm feeling numbness and tingling sensation on my tongue. I consulted with my surgeon he told me everything is ok and would is healing but I'm feel...  Read Full »

Dr. Mousam Chattopadhyay

Dentist, Endodontist

Answer: Welcome to ICLINIQ I went through your query , Am very sorry for the discomfort . As a Specialist, am here to help you. Kindly Upload an image of the Xray and the extracted Site and the prescription too. As I mentioned preveously, I can help any further once I see the area and situation. Since it...  Read Full »

Can a pinched nerve cause tingling in the head?

Query: Hi doctor, I have been experiencing head tingles for about 19 years. They tend to be on the upper right side of my head but sometimes on the left side. They improve with pressure: if I press my scalp or wear a baseball cap. I do not get headaches and have no other neurological symptoms that I am aw...  Read Full »

Dr. Aida Quka


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern and explain that a pinched nerve in this region (occipital neuralgia) is usually associated with electric shock-like pain in the scalp, usually on the left or the right, triggered by head movements certain head positions. These nerves origin...  Read Full »

How to manage back pain with a tingling sensation in the right leg and stiffness?

Query: Hi doctor,I am 28 years old and anxious about the possibility of ALS. About two months back, I had vitamin D (9 ng/mL) and B 12 deficiency (182 pg/mL). Symptoms were low back pain, tingling sensation in the right leg with stiffness, occasional shooting pain from back to legs used to get better with ...  Read Full »

Dr. Hitesh Kumar


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. As you mentioned symptom of lower back pain, with tingling in the right leg and occasional shooting pain from back to legs, it may be a radicular pain due to nerve root pressure or irritation in the lower spine. Fasciculations can happen in many illnesses (apart fro...  Read Full »

Why do I get tingling in right hand, arm, neck and face?

Query: Hello doctor, I have tingling in my right hand, right arm, neck and around the face, pressure in stomach until I burp. Tingling stays there until my heart fluttered and then it went away momentarily.  Read Full »

Dr. Zubayeralam

Family Physician, General Medicine Physician, General Practitioner, Pulmonologist, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. According to your statement, you have been suffering from tingling in right hand, right arm, in the neck and around the face, and pressure in stomach. Such clinical features may develop from poor blood circulation due to DM (diabetes mell...  Read Full »

Are muscle twitching in arms, legs and shoulders with balance problem symptoms of ALS?

Query: Hello doctor, I am concerned about the symptoms caused by ALS. I have muscle twitching in my right leg and foot, calf, thigh, knee, and foot. Along with tingling and popping sensation in feet, I have weakness type feeling in my right leg and foot (which appears to be thinner than my left leg). Plea...  Read Full »

Dr. Aida Quka


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I passed carefully through your question and reviewed your uploaded photos (attachment removed to protect patient identity) and would explain that as two recent EMG have resulted normal. We can completely exclude ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) in your situation....  Read Full »

Are vitamin D deficiency and tingling in the mouth related?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 33 year old male. I am from prickling, numbness, warm sensation in my feet and hands and tingling in my lips and mouth for the past two years. I had a severe cough for around two years and recently, it got resolved. My issue, initially started with prickling and burning sensations ...  Read Full »

Dr. Divakara P

Diabetologist, Endocrinologist, General Medicine Physician, Internal Medicine Physician, Pain Medicine Physician, Pulmonologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Your problem still could be due to a nerve problem, even though your NCV test is normal (nerve conduction velocity). Also, you might be having calcium deficiency, which is very common associated with vitamin D deficiency. I suggest you calcium supplements like tablet S...  Read Full »

Can disc hernia cause issues with hands and legs?

Query: Hi doctor, I have a herniated disk in the neck area. Later, my right hand started tingling and the numbness grew more pronounced. I also started having burning pain on the back of both thighs. I have had some muscle twitching down my right arm. I am having accuracy issues with typing now. I had ano...  Read Full »

Dr. Akshay Kumar Saxena

Orthopaedician And Traumatologist, Spine Surgeon

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. You have mentioned herniated disc in your neck region with right upper limb symptoms and also associated bilateral thigh symptoms, which we call as paresthesias. But, my main focus is on the symptom of difficulty in writing, including accuracy issues, which definitely ...  Read Full »

Kindly suggest diagnosis for weakness in legs and tingling in limbs.

Query: Hello doctor, I have muscle weakness in my right leg, numb and tingling in limbs. My right leg feels like it could buckle when I walk and cannot feel it when I scratch my calves. I am worried that I have something wrong with my nerves or I am developing something like MS or AlS.  Read Full »

Dr. Hitesh Kumar


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I would like to know some details about your symptoms. As you mentioned that after your infection before few months, neuropathy came into play, I would like to know the details of neuropathy and its symptoms since that time. What symptoms had you developed at tha...  Read Full »

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