This question was answered on Mon 17, Aug 2009 11:14am by Dr.Rohit Agarwal

NUMBNESS - What causes leg to go numb

    
Asked by Unregistered on Mon 31, Mar 2008 07:24am

WHAT CAUSE UR LEG TO GO NUMB FROM THE HIP DOWN I CAN'T FEEL ALOT IT IS LIKE IT IS A SLEEP CAN U HELP

Actions: | Forward |
Answer


Name 

Email 

Security code
Enter the text as shown above


E-Mail me when someone replies to this post
Answer by Dr.Rohit Agarwal  on Mon 17, Aug 2009 11:14am:

Hello, the numbness is due to nerve disorder. In leg it is sciatica nerve which could be compressed. Take vitamin B12 and neurobion. Consult orthopedician. Take care. Thank you for writing to us.
Our doctors provide free answers to your questions. If you are happy with our services, please consider making a donation.
Click the button below to donate.


Please rate my answer (select the stars, no need to log in.)  

Comments:

Comment by on Fri 25, Feb 2011 12:42am:
Please follow us on Facebook by clicking the like button below

Comment by on Sat 26, Mar 2011 11:40am:
Numb legs could be from poor circulation . Use soft pillow under legs. Some specific type of leg exercise might be helpful.

Comment by on Wed 25, May 2011 12:02am:
This can be due to parasthesia skin. 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.

Comment by Emma on Tue 26, Jul 2011 05:51pm:
Hi, could u tell me what's up with my left leg it goes numb from my hip down i have been getting this ever since i had an eipdural 11months ago my leg was numb when i got it and midwife had to move it for me. Is this normal?

This question is open for comments.  Please share your opinion.

Comments


Name 

Email 

Security code
Enter the text as shown above


E-Mail me when someone replies to this post


 
What users are searching right now on Ask Medical Doctor:
canitaketamifluwithhighbloodpressure     i want unprotected sex plese give me some methods of unpregnent     brown20spots20in20the20mouth     orgasm     likoria in male also     bowel movement everytime I urinate     Staph boils     gallblatter swelled eyes     chesty cough with a raised rash     hep c     prostatitis     physical exam     prostatic     propecia     prolonged period     Search for answers     prolapsed hemorrhoid     Search for answers     primolutdepotinjection     SUPARIPAKmedicen     primaryhypogonadism     flex     i am a girl     pressure at end of urinating     pressure     lumpabovebellybutton     prematureejualation     white patches on forehead     C     pregnant period     pregnanr     Dryskin     cansomonesweattomuch     painafterherniasurgery     painatbottomofrightribcagefeelitwhentwistfromsidetoside     paininbuttholeaftermenop     Para     IBS     paininleftarmdull     paininlowerabdomennearhips     paininlowerrightabdominpainwithgasswollenglandingroin     painrightleg     pancreaitis     Erectile Dysfunction     pregnancy symptoms but not pregnant     precumunderwear     pancreaticlymphnode     precumonfingers     dump     my child is 19 months old and does not talk     delivery     mslt     prasilex 20     my child is achy alll over     my penis stings when urine comes out     myfoodkeepsrepeatingonmeasthoughitsnotbeendigestedialsohaveburpingissues     biotin     my sys mmhg is 117 my dia mmhg is 89 is this high for the age of 35     Pudendalnerveentrapment     noise20silance     nonhemolyzed blood in the urine     nonhemolyzed blood in the urineA0     WhatisANAwhenreferringtobloodworkup     hairfall     primary     yeast infection after sex     noriday back pain     potassiumlevel     bacterial conjuctivitis marijuana     Search for answers     normal blood pressure     post traumatic stress disorder     SPERM     ponos     pogled izlazeceg sunca     pogled     Isitokaytotakemetoprololandlisi     plurosy     plunging     pantoxi     pig     periportal edema     perindopril with amoxicillin     pelligrinisteida     pelligrini     pathophysiology     agoraphobia     pathedin     what is herpes     patchtowardstheback     LSD     parasthesias     papsmear     watisRnine     pap and 39     what are satisfactory blood sugar levels     panicaxiety disoder     dump     pancreaticlymphnode     Erectile Dysfunction     pancreaitis     painrightleg     paininlowerrightabdominpainwithgasswollenglandingroin     paininlowerabdomennearhips     paininleftarmdull     Para     paininbuttholeaftermenop     painatbottomofrightribcagefeelitwhentwistfromsidetoside     painafterherniasurgery     cansomonesweattomuch     pain when swallowing     metrorrhagia     overactive nerves     back20pain     over the counter erectile dysfunction drug     ovarian     osteochondroma     brownsemen     osteio arthritus     painlower abdomengenital area     orif     ejaculation     orgasmaftergivingbirth     ejaculation     oralconf87954 oralcon     normal blood pressure     Search for answers     noriday back pain     Search for answers     yeast infection after sex     Search for answers     primary     hairfall     Search for answers     nonhemolyzed blood in the urineA0     nonhemolyzed blood in the urine     noise20silance     Pudendalnerveentrapment     my sys mmhg is 117 my dia mmhg is 89 is this high for the age of 35     biotin     my penis stings when urine comes out     my child is achy alll over     mslt     delivery     my child is 19 months old and does not talk     my ass hole hurts from pooping     

©2011 - Ask Medical Doctor  |  All Rights Reserved
The site is not a replacement for professional medical opinion, examination, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your medical doctor or other qualified health professional before starting any new treatment or making any changes to existing treatment. Do not delay seeking or disregard medical advice based on information written by any author on this site. No health questions and information on AskMedicalDoctor is regulated or evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and therefore the information should not be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease without the supervision of a medical doctor. Posts made to these forums express the views and opinions of the author, and not the administrators, moderators, or editorial staff and hence AskMedicalDoctor and its principals will accept no liabilities or responsibilities for the statements made.

Home | Terms & Conditions | Contact Us | Frequently Asked Questions | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Advertise with us
Stats