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Constant cold, shivers and goosebumps only on the right side of body. Why?

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I keep getting a cold shiver type feeling with goose bumps on the right hand side of my body.
Posted Tue, 24 Apr 2012 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Rakhi Tayal 6 hours later
Thanks for posting your query.
The feeling of cold and goose bumps only on one side of the body could be related to a neural or vascular cause like nerve compression, multiple sclerosis, vascular insufficiency, neuropathy. Other causes are nutritional deficiency,allergic reactions,excessive cold,exposure to chemicals,electrolyte imbalance etc.
I realize you are dealing with frustrating symptoms. I hope you are able to have a good exchange of information with your PCP who can coordinate a workup in order to provide you the help you need.
Hope this answers your query. I will be glad to answer the follow up queries that you have.
Please accept my answer in case you do not have further queries.
Wishing you good health.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal.
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