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Tingling Of Legs And Arms

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Is shoulder, arm and hand numbness/tingling the beginnins of "buffalo hump"?

I am 54 yr old male, HIV pos w/lipoatrophy, clinical depression and neuropathy. My viral load is undetectable and counts are good. I have continual numbness in my left shoulder, arm and hand. Sometimes headaches at night. Is this the beginnings of...
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
Hi CharlieIt certainly doesn't sound like a bufflo hump. It sounds more like a problem in your neck that is leading to pressure on a nerve. I would sggest seeing your regular doctor and arranging nd Xray and perhaps a MRI of the neck to chack... Read more »

Five days after exposure I began an intense tingling in the legs

Hello doctor, is the first time I write. I'm worried because I had a risky sexual... Read more »

tingling and numbness in hand

I have tingling and numbness in my left hand. I am concerned as to whether this may be hiv related.... Read more »
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Can anxiety cause numbness/tingling in foot/ankles

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I am having a little numbness or tingling in m ankle and my leg. Can stress and anxiety cause this? Im almost in tears. Read more »

Tingling in the arms ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
What is the tingling in the arms symptoms of HIV ? Read more »


Posted by eandrews, 1 Reply
Hi, I am hoping that you can help me on a couple of points. The first is that I am 3.5 weeks post exposure and experiencing tingling and numbness in my feet, legs, hands, arms and face.

Does this sound at all like HIV peripheral neuropathy?

I had a... Read more »

Tingling/numbness (attn: Jackie,GmanBill,Switch)

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Has anyone out there ever heard of either "AIDP" or "CIDP"?

They're also commonly referred to as peripheral neuropathy. Has anyone experienced these symptoms? (tingling in hands and feet/arms and legs).

Here's some links in case you're wondering:... Read more »