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Is crawling sensation on skin and tingling/crawling head

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Is crawling sensation on skin and tingling/crawling head associated with brain tumours?
Submitted: 11 days ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Dr Uzaer replied 11 days ago.

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Expert:  Dr Uzaer replied 11 days ago.

Crawling sensation is unlikely to be caused by a brain tumors and the common causes for that are allergy, scabies, anxiety or nerve-related issues.

If you need more assistance, please use the reply box below and let me know. It has been my pleasure to assist you. I will be happy to help you if you have any other questions in the future.

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Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Thank you.It’s just For 9 months now, I’ve had crawling sensation/tingling on top of head and back of head
and also on outside of right arm.Sharp stinging pains on top of head left sideHave been on amitriptyline for 4 months but not helping.
Expert:  Dr Uzaer replied 11 days ago.

You should followup with your doctor as you might need to increase the dose or change the medicine.

If you need more assistance, please use the reply box below and let me know. It has been my pleasure to assist you. I will be happy to help you if you have any other questions in the future.

Best wishes.

Have a great day.

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Thanks So it’s doesn’t sound like a brain tumor?
Expert:  Dr Uzaer replied 11 days ago.

No, it does not, do not stress yourself.

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
I forgot to mention these are my main symptomsSharp pain that comes and goes on the left side of my head above the ear near the temple.My upper teeth - I can feel them pulsating and achingCrawling sensation/tingling on top of my head left side mainly
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
crawling sensation on right arm too
Expert:  Dr Uzaer replied 6 days ago.

You should followup with your doctor.