Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
127 Doctors are Online

Painful and numb hand and feet. Feels uncomfortable. What to do?

i am a 57 year old male. pain and numbness in hands and feet for approximately six to nine months. usually worse in the a.m. i find the busier i am, the less numbness i have. have not had much numbness for about two months. today, i laid down for a nap , and woke up with total numbness in my small toe on my left foot. The left foot has been uncomfortable since my nap. I am very healthy, 5 10 and weigh about 200 lbs. Just had my physical and my glucose reading was 100. B/P was 110/68, pulse 68. Saw Palmetto and 81mg. of aspirin are my daily pills. David
Asked On : Thu, 3 May 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  54
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Rheumatologist 's  Response
Dear Sir,

You are having peripheral neuropathy and need to get a NERVE CONDUCTION VELOCITY TESTING to look for the cause.

Dr. Shruti
Answered: Sat, 29 Mar 2014
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor