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Headaches, weakness, dizziness, head heaviness, tingling, numbness in face, tongue, hands. Causes?

I had symtoms of headache ,weakness, dizziness ,head rush,faint feeling,and then a tingling that took over starting from the head and face and went down whole body like a wave causing muscles to draw up,numb, and paralyze in its path especially in the face, tongue and both hands. It went away and came back a few times over a few hours. This was a one day occurance 5 years ago and it has not come back, but what was that?
Asked On : Tue, 3 Jul 2012
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It most probably seems like you had hypocalcaemia along with other electrolyte imbalances mostly in sodium and potassium.

Since it was a one-day occurrence, there is no need to worry about it.

If the episode recurs, neurological evaluation may be required.

Hope this helps.

Answered: Tue, 3 Jul 2012
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