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I have fizzing sensations around my buttocks, legs and left

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I have fizzing sensations around my buttocks, legs and left arm from top to bottom. also accompanied by some weakness. I have a curvature of the spine in the lumbar region and have underwent 2 cervical diskectomy's 17 years ago. how urgent a problem could this be ?


The original pins & needles around my buttocks & genetalia was dismissed by my GP over 12 months ago I have been a little incontinent at night...My height is 6ft 2ins Weight @ 140kg. I have been in hospital for 36hrs because of suspected stroke. ( all the problems were on the left side) Head CT & neck ultrasound ok. Now having problems in LA & LL&F. RH & RL. MOST FIZZING is presently on left side

Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Neurology
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Expert:  Dr. Thomas, MD replied 2 years ago.
Hello
You need an MRI of the lower spine, and possibly an EMG nerve conduction study.

This can be from disc disease.
See a physical medicine doctor if you have to.


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