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what would cause my left knee to tingle and feel numb


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Any type of tingling, burning, or numbness is usually a symptom related to a sensory nerve damage, disease, or injury. Causes depend on the exact location of the paresthesia sensations, but typically include a physical nerve injury type condition, or a disease condition affecting the nerves. 

Medical conditions that can  cause Knee tingling/paresthesias iunclude: diabetes, alcoholism, hypocalcemia, herpes zoster, multiple sclerosis, nerve root compression, entrapment neuropathy, and spinal cord lesion.

 

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