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Leg and Arm Numbness (both sides) and Abnormal Numbness in the Legs 12 Causes


The virtual doctor has found 12 conditions that can cause Leg and Arm Numbness (both sides) and Abnormal Numbness in the Legs.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Leg and Arm Numbness (both sides) and Abnormal Numbness in the Legs.
  1. Alcoholism
There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Leg and Arm Numbness (both sides) and Abnormal Numbness in the Legs.
  1. Diabetic Neuropathy
  2. Peripheral Neuropathy
There are 7 uncommon conditions that can cause Leg and Arm Numbness (both sides) and Abnormal Numbness in the Legs.
  1. AIDS
  2. Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  3. Electrolyte Imbalance
  4. Hyperkalemia
  5. Hypothyroidism
  6. Multiple Sclerosis
  7. Spinal Cord Injury
There are 2 rare conditions that can cause Leg and Arm Numbness (both sides) and Abnormal Numbness in the Legs.
  1. Sarcoidosis
  2. Syphilis

Last Updated: Nov 30, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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