Neurology Community
Numbness & Tinggling in feet and hands
About This Community:

This forum is for questions and support regarding neurology issues such as: Alzheimer's Disease, ALS, Autism, Brain Cancer, Cerebral Palsy, Chronic Pain, Epilepsy, Headaches, MS, Neuralgia, Neuropathy, Parkinson's Disease, RSD, Sleep Disorders, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Numbness & Tinggling in feet and hands

I had a baby 6 months ago and when I was discharged from hospital right before I left the hospital  I informed the doctor my feet were swollen she said it was normal and it will go away in a few days and it did but I started feeling tinggling on my feet. I called her and she said it could be because of anestesia and the symptoms will last up to 3 months, but 8 weeks later I went back for tube ligation and afterward  I noticed  the tinggle on my hands as well.  I waited hoping it will go away but it did not happen! 2 weeks ago I woke up one night and both my feet and hands were numb and itchy also it felt like my feet were swollen so  I went to the doctor she did some blood test vitamin B, vitamin D, thyroids, and she said my vitamin D level was less than half normal level should be  but vitamin B and thyroids was normal, last week I had a cat scan and a mri and they came back normal. Neurologist thinks the symptoms I have is due to vitamin D defficiency I have been taking vitamin D (2000 iu daily), vitamin B-6, B-12 , calcium, iron, fish oil and vitamin C  for over a week and I dont see any difference and the symptoms are driving me crazy specially at night.

Is there a possibilty it could be something else???
Related Discussions
1093617_tn?1279305602
Hi, Thank you for the question. Most likely your symptoms could be due to injury to a nerve, pressure on spinal or peripheral nerves (neuropathy), vitamin deficiency, lack of blood supply due to cholesterol plaque from atherosclerosis in the extremities, viral infection and use of certain medications.  In addition, atherosclerosis can also cause pain, numbness, and tingling while walking and they can also reduce blood supply and lead to numbness. Please consult your doctor to get all these possibilities evaluation in your case for further assessment. Hope this helps.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Neurology Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating Control: How to St...
Aug 28 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Cannabis Article from NORTH Mag...
Jul 20 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
3 Reasons Why You are Still Binge E...
Jul 14 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Neurology Answerers
338416_tn?1260996698
Blank
jensequitur
Fort Worth, TX
620923_tn?1405964489
Blank
selmaS
Allentown, PA
352007_tn?1372861481
Blank
LisaJF
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Ball123
1780921_tn?1384615710
Blank
flipper336
Chandler, AZ
Avatar_n_tn
Blank
summerluvr