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Dizziness, nausea, numbness in leg, pins and needles in leg, falling backwards

Dizzyness followed by nausea numb feeling down right leg cannot feel sharp/ dull hot or cold. Numbness above waist and under right breast area , was diagnosed with labrinthitis in November after suddenly collapsing lumber puncture, brain scan fine , current symptoms for 2 and a half weeks leg feels like pins and needles at times find myself sometimes walking to one side or falling backwards
Asked On : Tue, 31 Jul 2012
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hello ma'am and welcome.

The labyrinthitis has resulted in vertigo which is resulting in the head spinning, loss of balance and related symptoms. For this you will require anti-vertigo medication.

But for the pin and needle sensation I would recommend a more elaborate evaluation (eg. Cardiac, vascular, etc.). Please schedule an appointment with your doctor for the same.

Hope this helps.

Best wishes.
Answered: Thu, 26 Jun 2014
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