This question was answered on Wed 21, Oct 2009 10:43am by Dr. Harsh Abbott

cold sensation on lower leg

    
Asked by agoforth (Female; 56; good health; Relevant drugs:zyrtec D, aspirin,centrum vitamin ) on Tue 20, Oct 2009 09:45am

Why would I have a "wet" or "cold" sensation on the outside of my lower left leg, just to the front of the ankle?

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Answer by Dr. Harsh Abbott  on Wed 21, Oct 2009 10:43am:

Hi, there can be many causes to feeling of cold sensation in legs like peripheral vascular disease, diabetes, deep vein thrombosis, neurological illness, hypothermia and injury. I suggest you to investigate thoroughly and consult your physician / neurologist. Thanks.

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Comment by Diane on Sat 24, Dec 2011 07:23am:
This is Christmas Eve 2011 and I have been unable to reach my Dr. regarding a follow-up on MRI which now requires a surgeon. However, since the MRI I have had a cool burning sensation in my lower right leg. At first I thought, wow there must be a draught coming from the window, But on further cover up and changing leg positions it did not happen on the left leg. What could be going on here, does anyone know? Thanks, Diane

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