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I have some sensory loss and tingling of both lower legs

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I have some sensory loss and tingling of both lower legs without pain, mild sustained weight loss, and negative tests for diabetes. Possibly I also have early onset now of tingling in my left thumb and index finger.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 11 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. David replied 11 months ago.

how old are you?

you could have a pinched nerve in your neck or spinal stenosis causing numbness and tingling in your arms and neck.

how much do you weigh?

you should get your thyroid levels checked. hyperthyroid or high thyroid levels can cause weight loss over time.