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feels like sunburn but isnt ?

i thought maybe i had burnt my back on holiday as my skin felt tingly like sunburn but i defnatly havent! it now feels tingly all over - arms back and stomach mainly! there is no itching at all and nothing to look at - so im very confused as to whyy my skin feels like sunburn - sensitive and my clothes rubbing against skin feels odd and senstitive and just like when you have goose pimples and its kinda painful ish - anyone help?
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Tingling is an abnormal sensation that is called Paresthesia. Chronic paresthesia indicates a problem with the functioning of neurons.

Parasthesias are common in alcoholics and metabolic disorders like diabetes, hypothyroidism, and hypoparathyroidism. They can also be due to peripheral vascular disease, vitamin B12 deficiency or malnutrition. Get your blood sugar and thyroid hormones levels evaluated. You can take some vit B12 for some days and see if the tingling is gone or not. In case the symptoms persist then please consult a neurologist as it can be due to some neurological disorder.

I hope it helps. Take care and regards.

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i found out i have shingles !
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