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I have been feeling exhausted and numbness in leg

I am a 23 year old female and for the past 3 weeks I have been feeling exhausted.. I have not been doing anything out of the ordinary that I would not normally do.. I have an increased appetite and strangley I constantly get a numbness like pins and needles in my right leg..This occurs whilst walking, standing or sitting.. Idont think these things are all related but they have all happened around the same time frame.
Asked On : Tue, 14 Jun 2011
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hi.. welcome to healthcaremagic.. thanks for your query.. from your symptoms of weakness,increased appetite and numbness and tingling sensation in legs it seems that you are having peripheral neuropathy due to a complication of diabetes mellitus.. i advice you to get get lab tests done for blood sugar levels like fasting blood glucose level and random blood glucose level and consult a diabetician for furtheer management.. diabetes mellitus type 1 is common in younger age group..
Answered: Tue, 14 Jun 2011
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