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I have a dead feeling under my two feet ,around the ball of

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I have a dead feeling under my two feet ,around the ball of both my feet.
There is feeling when I touch it ,but it just feel dead.
This is irritating , am I going to die , I am 62 years old , very healthy , no
Problems at all .blood pressure is 120 on 80 ,I don't smoke , don't drink ,
But I still do that other thing .
Can you help me .
Thank you .
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

This is Dr. David

you are not going to due

but you could have neuropathy or damage to nerves causing this dead numb feeling.

this can be from pinched nerves in your lower back from a slipped disk.

a slipped disk at L4/L5 level in your lower back can pinch nerves which can cause numbness in the ball of both feet

you should see a doctor and get a neurological exam

and see if you need an MRI scan of your lower back with contrast

you should see a neurologist and get a nerve conduction study to see if that helps

have you been referred to see a neurologist yet?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
This is a Doctor , I know this is the answer as well,Thant you so much.If I must rate you I will use a 10.
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

thanks for that.

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