What is Paresthesia?

Paresthesia is a sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect.

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I am 29 and 17 weeks pregnant, I take aldomet for high blood pressure, my blood pressure has been great, my ob put me on fioricet for tension...

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Thanks for your query.

Mild headaches are commonly associated with pregnancy specially when you are having a higher blood pressure readings....

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What is the reason for a sudden first time tingling pain that is fast in the right arm?
I had another one that felt a little more painful.. Just...

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Hi, thanks for using healthcare magic

Tingling or abnormal sensations in any aspect of the body is referred to as paresthesia.
Paresthesia occurs...

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