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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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Numbness in my left foot while lying down

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numbness in my left foot while lying down
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Frank replied 1 year ago.

Hello can you tell me exactly where on the foot, is it like a sock distribution or a special part, certain toes??? Any other medical problems? back pain, diabetes or other neuropathy, meds that you take? Dr Frank

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
on top of my foot and inner side and the thumb... lower back pains and did coccaine last weekend
Expert:  Dr. Frank replied 1 year ago.

https://www.google.com/search?q=superficial+nerve+distribution+leg&biw=1366&bih=651&tbm=isch&imgil=PKeAHxigWcn80M%253A%253BTh2zkFtl1FxztM%253Bhttp%25253A%25252F%25252Fwww.chiro.org%25252FChiroZine%25252FFULL%25252FParesthesias.shtml&source=iu&pf=m&fir=PKeAHxigWcn80M%253A%252CTh2zkFtl1FxztM%252C_&dpr=1&usg=__nPycsiOIZRwv94e-Ogn4zIfiUxY%3D&ved=0CDcQyjdqFQoTCOnFwfj41sgCFQM-PgoddaYJoQ&ei=okopVunsB4P8-AH1zKaICg#imgrc=GW4OFGmMrCvT3M%3A&usg=__nPycsiOIZRwv94e-Ogn4zIfiUxY%3D Look at that drawing, does it look like the superficial or specifically the deep peroneal nerve distribution? get back to me, Dr Frank