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Felt shortness on breath and tingling sensation in both legs. How to get relief?

Hi I have had a hard time sleeping tonight I felt short of breath for a while and my heart was beating funny it lasted for like an hour then I started to feel this tingling sensation in both legs and now only in my left leg. It kinda felt like my legs where asleep, now I feel it a little in my left leg from my knee down. My heart feels fine now just that feeling in my leg hasn t gone away I m a 34 year old black man about 6 foot 223 pounds no health issues
Asked On : Wed, 23 Jan 2013
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hello and welcome,

Thanks for your query.

Your presentation is very vague, but it could be important for you to please get yourself examined at the earliest. These symptoms could most probably be related to an underlying cardiac problem.

I request you to meet a cardiologist at the earliest, get a total body check up done, including an elaborate cardiac and diabetic profile.

It is best to diagnose these kind of things earlier than when it is too late.

I only request this to avoid any unfortunate events.

I wish you the best in health and a long healthy life.

Best wishes.
Answered: Wed, 23 Jan 2013
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Cardiac Surgeon Dr. Nisarga's  Response
The symptoms which you are having are correlating with a neurological problem. If you have any back problem related to your spinal cord, these symptoms may appear. I dont think you have any serious illness. Just be watchful, if it recurs then consult a neurologist.
Make sure you dont have an anxiety factor in life. Anxiety attacks can be like this. Be calm and relaxed.
Good luck.
Answered: Wed, 23 Jan 2013
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