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Periodic tingling on the thigh throughout the day, spreads to the hip area. Worrisome?

hi doc I have been having a tingling /vibrating sensation on the front of my right thigh. this used to occur mostly at night when sleeping on the bed on an on and off basis but now the problem has started affecting me during the day even when I am sitting. the tingling seems to be spreading to part of my hip area and at times to the inside of my thigh. should I be worried?
Asked On : Sat, 30 Jun 2012
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Hi welcome to HCMForum. it is a neurological disorder charecterised by automatic movement of a limb. other cause being rheumatic epilepsy. I advise you to consult a neurologist for diagnosis and treatment.
Dont worry about the problem it is completely curable. but diagnosis is important. you may need to have EEG and MRIscaning besides other tests. besides i advise you to follow some diet recomendations. as
avoid taking potato mther tubers egg and sea foods. wishing for a quick recovery.
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