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  • Could I have MS

    buddy2011 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions May 10, 2011 12:46 PM

    I am a 31yr old female. I am 6ft tall and weigh 168lbs, so I am not over weight. I don’t drink and I eat a balanced diet. I smoke 15-20 cigarettes a day.The following symptoms I suffer, I have put down to the fact that I smoke but now I am unsure as to whether it is just the smoking. I am...

  • Please help.....Sharp pain....

    DoubleHate 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions January 17, 2011 06:25 PM

    Hello Forum Readers,Over the last 7 years I would get a sharp (stabbing) pain in the lower right of my back. Didn't think much of it at first, but I did go to the doctors and he checked for kidney stones and nothing surfaced. This has been on and off for a long time now and it happens randomly, I...

  • really worried please help!

    nellie70 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 14, 2010 02:37 PM

    During the last 2 years i have been experiencing back ackes muscle cramps and paresthesias...In the last 2 months i noticed fasciculation in buttocks and thighs and then in legs calfs feet belly,left hand :above little finger and next to elbow....i have them in eyes and cheeks.I try to flex my...

  • Nerve Entrapment Due to Injury

    horsebackrider 2 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 21, 2010 06:39 PM

    Hi everyone!I am a 52 year old female. I had an injury (lifting a 20 - 30 lbs. of groceries on my right shoulder) in Sept. 2009 causing right groin pain (sometimes left), burning during intercourse, low right back pain, right leg pain and flank pain (right side pain). My first symptoms were mid...

  • not sure what is happening

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions April 24, 2010 07:03 PM

    I was told that I have a herniated disc in the lumbar region. It has caused sciatica and I have been getting injections for pain management. Well I have told the Dr. that I had numbness and tingling in my feet, legs, arms, hands and face; mostly my mouth and jaws. It seemed to come on when...

  • Nerve damage after repeated colon ops to back

    crunchiejoe 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions March 20, 2010 10:44 PM

    Hi I have been left with nerve damage following repeated surgeries to my anal region, and had my colon removed. My back pain is in my lower back and agony. Ive tried diff pain killers like tramadol, pethidine but most make me sleepy, and now im on diclafenac which is not touching the pain at all...

  • MRI findings after 3 month fom child birth

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions January 17, 2010 01:08 AM

    Dear All,i had low back pain and burning sensation, tingling and numbness in both feet specially right one. I had MRI on my lumber spine and the conclusion was: Capacious lumbar and sacral canal with tethered spinal cord. is this a normal finding regarding my case or do i need an operation???

  • Post spinal anaesthesia complication

    aniketh 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 26, 2009 05:01 AM

    Hi, I am 23 year old ,10 weeks back I had an arthroscopy surgery for which the Anesthetist gave me spinal anesthesia, immediately after the surgery I was quite fine but at the time of discharge which happened 2 days after the surgery I had headache and backache for which doctors said nothing to...

  • Neurological symptoms after ovulation

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions March 22, 2009 01:22 AM

    I am a 47 year old female. Each month after ovulation I develop left-sided weakness, vertigo, weak vision in left eye, confused thinking, and difficulty coordinating my left hand. I also get pain in my right flank area (I call it my wolf bite) and in my left eye. My pulse and blood pressure go...

  • multiple strange symptoms

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions January 21, 2009 02:40 AM

    I've had eye twitches off and on for years, also the corner of my mouth also twitches randomly.. looks sorta like the sneer Elvis would do for lack of a better way to put it. This tends to happen for months at a time and then it just stops for a few months and comes back again... goes away.. comes...

  • Tingling in hands, feet and now face

    amayameda 2 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions January 3, 2009 10:11 PM

    Hello all. I'm a 22 year old female. Sorry this is such a long post, but I wanted to be as detailed as possible. For about six months now I've been having a recurring problem with this tingling/numbness feeling in my hands and feet that would last several hours. You know the stinging you feel...

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  • Is a b12 level of 185 okay?????

    PAPERTIGER 18 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions December 27, 2008 07:09 PM

    I'm 30 have a healthy diet but have been very sick for the past 5 years. I am trying to find out why I am deterioating. I look horrible and don't look like myself anymore. I have been to my PCP who can't seem to get my diagnosis right and now I am on my third neurologist. He recently had me take a...

  • Lost in the mess

    Nessa80 2 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 27, 2008 10:57 AM

    I am a 28 single mother of 3. I have alot of neurological sypmtoms and doctors who keep telling my I am just crazy. I have constant and severe pain through out my back, legs and now into my hands. I have had epeliptic-like episodes in the past. When I was a teenager I was tested and they only found...

  • Please assess my situation, very worried.

    veryworried 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions April 4, 2008 11:36 PM

    Hello, I'm 21, male, 250 pounds, 185cm with a broad frame, my body fat percentage is >30%, strong & healthy, taking no medication and have no allergies. This all began less than two weeks ago, today is Saturday morning where I am, and this happened the Tuesday afternoon before last. I'm going to...

  • Unexplained Memory Loss

    sls777 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions January 21, 2008 05:49 PM

    My father is 63 and has been on disabiilty for at least 10 years for severe back pain. He has had a few surgeries too. He has been taking vicodin for the pain, and has been for years. He also takes valium at night before going to bed. These aren't new medications to him, he has been taking them for...

  • Not sure what I'm dealing with...

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 26, 2007 06:12 PM

    Mid thirties female, and other than weighing too much, I've been otherwise healthy. About May 2007, I had a panic attack. I had 2 others 2 years prior, but never again until then. When I saw a doctor, i was told that I was fine. Was given a low Rx of xanax, and then sent home. But my arms felt...

  • numbness -- viral or something else?

    numbinGA 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 25, 2007 02:59 PM

    I need a 2nd opinion?? I am 29, female in good health(was) except 60lbs overweight.:eek: 27 days ago I developed numbness in the tip of my two big toes and the tip of my tongue, I also has a backache. Day 2 -- a little more numbness, and sinus and lymph node soreness Day 3 -- numbness and soreness...

  • have you had these symptoms?

    numbinGA 3 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 25, 2007 02:39 PM

    I need a 2nd opinion?? I am 29, female in good health(was) except 60lbs overweight.:eek: 27 days ago I developed numbness in the tip of my two big toes and the tip of my tongue, I also has a backache. Day 2 -- a little more numbness, and sinus and lymph node soreness Day 3 -- numbness and soreness...

  • Frustrated with no answers...HELP

    jojom0405 13 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 14, 2007 02:24 AM

    Hello. I've been reading the posts on this website and it seems like there are alot of people out there who are suffering and having a difficult time finding answers from doctors. I am in the same boat. This is my story:I gave birth to a beautiful baby girl 5 months ago via vaginal delivery...

  • help please!

    jackflash 3 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions June 29, 2007 11:19 AM

    hi. am 45 yr old woman and having probs since christmas. started with pain in back passage and slightly further up. then burning kidney pain.sigmoidoscopy normal. mid feb. felt like something popped and started leaking whitish fluid stuff and pain and pressure dissappeared. march. had awful low...