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What causes body pain with weakness and numbness in the legs and arms?

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Dr. Gopal Goel

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Posted on Mon, 23 Apr 2018 in Back Pain
Question: Hello;
I am a 25 year old male. I am living with the following symptoms and cannot get a diagnosis. These are my symptoms. Weakness in the arms and legs. Sensory symptoms such as numbness or tingling in arms and legs.
Body pain all over, as high as 9 or 10
Bowel motility issues, not able to have a bowel movement , usually until the 4th day. Have fiber daily.
Extreme fatigue
Have scoliosis also.
Any suggestion would be appreciated
Thank you XXXXXXX Stein
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Answered by Dr. Gopal Goel 3 hours later
Brief Answer:
Could be a systemic metabolic disease or nutrient deficiency.

Detailed Answer:
Hi I am Dr Gopal Goel Orthopedic Surgeon.
In my opinion this kind of problem generally occurs if there is nutrient deficiency or systemic metabolic disease. Scoliosis has no direct relation.
I suggest Some blood tests Blood Sugar F/PP, Liver and kidney function tests , rheumatoid factor. Complete blood counts ,Serum vitamin D3 and Vitamin B12.
In the meantime start a combination of pregabalin and methycobalamine.
Thanx for the question . Please feel free to ask any other question.
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