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Lack of sensitivity in left leg, fibula sticking out, numbness. Conduction test, nerve damage. Treatment?

i have been having problems with my left leg. I fell last summer and then started losing feeling in my foot and lower leg. I had a nerve conduction test done and it showed substantial nereve damage. I also noticed the head of my fibula sticks out much futher then the right side. I recently started a job where i am standing all day and the numbness has come back along with sever pain. I had an xray done on it today and everything came back normal. What could be going on?
Asked On : Sun, 2 Sep 2012
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Loss on nerve sensations could be related to an isolated nerve damage or a systemic problem like neuropathy. You need to consult a neurologist for an examination and investigations like MRI for proper cause so that treatment can be done accordingly.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Praveen Tayal
Answered: Sun, 2 Sep 2012
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