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numbness in leg

Posted by jen6provoke

i have had numbness on the right side of my right leg for a few months now. and now for the last week i am experiencing numbness in my left foot. the spots have a pins and needle sensation when i press on them. what could this be?
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Have you had a lumber MRI taken? If nerves are affected in the lower back- you can have symptoms in the lower legs and extremities. For example the sciatic nerve comes from the lower back area, and it follows a path on your leg and down to your toes. Have you experienced any weakness in the lower legs / ankle / feet? My recommendation would be to get an evaluation of the of the lower back.
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