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Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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Does numbness in the leg indicate a susceptibility to

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Does numbness in the leg indicate a susceptibility to strokes?
JA: The Doctor can help. To begin, how long have you had the stroke? Have you used any medication for it?
Customer: Never had a stroke, nor taking medication
JA: Thanks for that. Have you seen a doctor about the stroke?
Customer: No
JA: Thank you so much for your answers. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history the Doctor should know?
Customer: No

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
Leg numbness does not mean a susceptibility to having a stroke

Usually it's an indication of a lumbar disk problem with nerve root compression

Please let me know if you need any more information

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