Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Hand Numbness (bilateral) and Leg Numbness (bilateral) 33 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 33 conditions that can cause Hand Numbness (bilateral) and Leg Numbness (bilateral).

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There are 4 common conditions that can cause Hand Numbness (bilateral) and Leg Numbness (bilateral).
  1. Alcohol Withdrawal
  2. Diabetes
  3. Migraine Headache
  4. Type 2 Diabetes
There are 7 somewhat common conditions that can cause Hand Numbness (bilateral) and Leg Numbness (bilateral).
  1. Diabetic Neuropathy
  2. Drug Abuse
  3. Endemic Goiter
  4. Neck Injury
  5. Nicotine Withdrawal
  6. Peripheral Neuropathy
  7. Spinal Subluxation
There are 10 uncommon conditions that can cause Hand Numbness (bilateral) and Leg Numbness (bilateral).
  1. Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  2. Drug Withdrawal
  3. Electrolyte Imbalance
  4. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  5. Hyperkalemia
  6. Hypothyroidism
  7. Lead Poisoning
  8. Pernicious Anemia
  9. Thyroiditis
  10. Type 1 Diabetes
There are 12 rare conditions that can cause Hand Numbness (bilateral) and Leg Numbness (bilateral).
  1. Beriberi
  2. Chronic Inflammatory Polyneuropathy
  3. End Stage Renal Disease
  4. Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  5. Lupus
  6. Medullary Cystic Disease
  7. Neck Fracture
  8. Sarcoidosis
  9. Spinal Cord Tumor
  10. Spinal Stenosis
  11. Tick Paralysis
  12. Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia

Last Updated: Aug 27, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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