Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Arm and Leg Numbness (both sides) 16 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 16 conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Numbness (both sides).

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Numbness (both sides).
  1. Alcoholism
  2. Anxiety Disorder
There are 4 somewhat common conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Numbness (both sides).
  1. Diabetic Neuropathy
  2. Drug Side Effect
  3. Panic Attacks
  4. Peripheral Neuropathy
There are 7 uncommon conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Numbness (both sides).
  1. AIDS
  2. Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  3. Electrolyte Imbalance
  4. Hyperkalemia
  5. Hypothyroidism
  6. Multiple Sclerosis
  7. Spinal Cord Injury
There are 3 rare conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Numbness (both sides).
  1. Lyme Disease
  2. Sarcoidosis
  3. Syphilis

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