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My wife, 43 years old, no existing medical conditions other

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My wife, 43 years old, no existing medical conditions other than prolapsed valve, not on any medication (only vitamins) , suffering from tingling in legs, particularly sore and numb in knee cap area, existing for past three days, now tingling in finger tips in right arm, and toes. Thoughts?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Family Physician replied 3 years ago.
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Has she ever had this before?

Any recent injury or illness?

Is she taking any medications?

Any other symptoms? Any weakness?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Has she ever had this before? No

Any recent injury or illness? No, however significant bruising occurred to her knees when had knelt on tile floor to clean them (beyond normal)

Is she taking any medications? No, just vitamins, 4 caps of Omega oil etc.

Any other symptoms? Any weakness? numbness in right upper arm
Expert:  Family Physician replied 3 years ago.

There are a number of possible causes for these symptoms, unfortunately, there is no way to identify the cause of these symptoms without a complete history, physical examination and some testing.

I believe the most prudent thing to do at this time would be to have her evaluated in the emergency room.
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