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My son is 10 and started having tingling in s fingertips

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my son is 10 and started having tingling in his fingertips then moved to elbows knees and top of scalp. have seen various doctors and they all say the same thing...Im sorry I just don't know ??
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Sorry for the delay--has he had any tests for this?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
blood test to check levels all came back normal..also checked for MS and lupus..negative... neurologist Yesterday said never seen anything like it baffled...when my son is very active it doesn't bother him..when he stops it does..never has any pain..started in hands and feet then kept moving to knees bck and now top of head..almost gone though in hands and feet
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
How was MS checked for?
Was he checked for vitamin B12 deficiency and heavy metal toxicity?