Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview Underlying Cause

Numbness of the Feet or Toes Overview

Another name for Numbness of the Feet or Toes is Feet Numbness.

What is feet numbness?
A person with feet numbness has reduced or loss of sensation on the skin of the feet. Feet numbness is a common symptom of peripheral neuropathy, diabetic neuropathy, and alcoholic neuropathy. Feet numbness may also be a symptom in those with peripheral vascular disease.

What are the symptoms of feet numbness?
Symptoms associated with feet numbness include foot pain, feet swelling, leg swelling, leg weakness, foot drop, and feet that are cool to the touch.

How does the doctor treat feet numbness?
Treatment for feet numbness depends on the underlying cause.

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