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A pricking type of paresthesia.
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Patient discussion about tingling

Q. help with tingling in the hands amd numness

A. I have experienced the same conditions in the past on numerous occasions. The malady, more than likely, is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. You should consult a neurologist for a diagnosis.

Q. How many people get this tingling of breasts? my mastectomy of the breast cancer is over a year before. Post mastectomy was given radiotherapy. This radiotherapy had Many side effects initially it made me very tired and I use to have tingling pains in a side. My tiredness has reduced but my numbness on a side is still there. This makes me uncomfortable even now. My doctor says you need to wait for some years to see whether it goes or not but It does makes me worry. How many people get this tingling of breasts?

A. After a year and a half of my radiotherapy I am still having tingling in my breast. It does irritate me many times. My doctor had told that it will be difficult to say whether it will go or not but they feel the chances are less.

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Sweet it was in one sense, honey-sweet, and sent the same tingling through the nerves as her voice, but with a bitter underlying the sweet, a bitter offensiveness, as one smells in blood.
Grewgious sitting bolt upright, with his hands on his knees, continuously chopping this discourse out of himself: much as a charity boy with a very good memory might get his catechism said: and evincing no correspondent emotion whatever, unless in a certain occasional little tingling perceptible at the end of his nose.
"Your hand, Miss March!" was the only answer her mute appeal received, and too proud to cry or beseech, Amy set her teeth, threw bach her head defiantly, and bore without flinching several tingling blows on her little palm.
Where thou feelest tingling life; there, exactly there, there to a hair, do I.
In another moment he was flying down the street with his pail and a tingling rear, Tom was whitewashing with vigor, and Aunt Polly was retiring from the field with a slipper in her hand and triumph in her eye.
Tingling hands, feet, or both is an extremely common and bothersome symptom.
ISLAMABAD -- There are many reasons why someone may experience tingling in their feet and hands, most of which are temporary.
I'VE been complaining of tingling and numbness on my shoulder and back for almost two weeks now.
Sudden tingling and swelling of your lips, which may be accompanied by swelling of your tongue, difficulty swallowing, even difficulty breathing, after eating food such as shellfish.
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Justice Milton Tingling of State Supreme Court in Manhattan ruled that Bloomberg's drink diktat, which would have imposed a 16-ounce limit on servings of sugar-sweetened beverages, was so riddled with loopholes that it qualified as "arbitrary and capricious" under state law.
I've had arthritis in my right wrist for several years; lately, I've had some numbness and tingling there.