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Experience:  Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years
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Numbness of legs and light headedness when standing

Customer Question

Numbness of legs and light headedness when standing suddenly
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: No swelling. Happens more when siitting in car for 20 minutes or less. It happens only once in week.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: numbness in fingers sometimes.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 3 months ago.

Hello and thank you for your question. It’s my first priority and pleasure to help you.

What is your age?

Back pain?


Clogged ears?

Any medical illness?

Are you taking any medicines?

Is it more common while you change position from sitting to standing?

Neck stiffness?


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