Have you had your B12 levels checked? Blood Sugars?
neuropathy has many causes one of the most common causes is diabetes so getting your hba1c level checked is important. This blood test gives overall picture of what our average blood sugar levels have been over a period of weeks/months.
Drinking will not solve any problems for you!
The muscle twitch you describe sounds like fasciculations.
There are many things that could cause your symptoms including degenerative disc disease (DDD) in your neck as your NL explained. The tender back is one of the symptom of Syringomyelia Has you NL said anything about your reflexes?
All of your symptoms point too a central nervous system problem....
I wish I could get back to work instead of being a burden. We went from having a reasonably good standard of living to living from hand to mouth. Chiari and the other complications have done this to me. I am grateful to have good support from my family & friends.
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