Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Leg Numbness (bilateral) and Tingling of the Legs (bilateral) 32 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 32 conditions that can cause Leg Numbness (bilateral) and Tingling of the Legs (bilateral).

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There are 4 common conditions that can cause Leg Numbness (bilateral) and Tingling of the Legs (bilateral).
  1. Alcohol Withdrawal
  2. Diabetes
  3. Migraine Headache
  4. Type 2 Diabetes
There are 6 somewhat common conditions that can cause Leg Numbness (bilateral) and Tingling of the Legs (bilateral).
  1. Diabetic Neuropathy
  2. Drug Abuse
  3. Endemic Goiter
  4. Nicotine Withdrawal
  5. Peripheral Neuropathy
  6. Spinal Subluxation
There are 11 uncommon conditions that can cause Leg Numbness (bilateral) and Tingling of the Legs (bilateral).
  1. Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  2. Drug Withdrawal
  3. Electrolyte Imbalance
  4. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  5. Hyperkalemia
  6. Hypothyroidism
  7. Lead Poisoning
  8. Peripheral Vascular Disease
  9. Spinal Cord Injury
  10. Thyroiditis
  11. Type 1 Diabetes
There are 11 rare conditions that can cause Leg Numbness (bilateral) and Tingling of the Legs (bilateral).
  1. Cauda Equina Syndrome
  2. Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
  3. Conus Medullaris Syndrome
  4. End Stage Renal Disease
  5. Ganglioneuroma
  6. Lupus
  7. Medullary Cystic Disease
  8. Sarcoidosis
  9. Spinal Cord Tumor
  10. Spinal Stenosis
  11. Tick Paralysis

Last Updated: Nov 18, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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