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Tingling, crawling, or burning sensation of the skin.



an unusual sensation of numbing, pricking, or creeping of the skin that arises either without external cause or under the action of various mechanical factors, such as pressure on a nerve or vessel. Paresthesia may be a manifestation of diseases of the peripheral nervous system or, more rarely, of the sensory centers of the spinal cord or brain.

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patients with symptom During After meningitis meningitis Associated symptoms episode episode Total * Maximum Neuropathic pain 5 6 7 Years Paresthesias 8 6 8 Months Urinating difficulty 3 3 5 Months Arthralgias 1 6 6 Months Paresis of facial nerve 1 1 2 Weeks Hallucinations 1 0 1 Days Dysarthria 3 0 3 Days Visual disturbance 2 0 2 Days * Some patients experienced symptoms both during and after episodes.
GW, a 40-year-old male clerical worker, complained of ulnar-sided right wrist pain of approximately 1 year's duration and occasional paresthesias in his ring and little fingers.
Norris and Dart (2) reported on a patient bitten by a Texas coral snake who had only paresthesias.
In summary, the presence of headache, fever, and paresthesias in travelers returning from disease-endemic areas should alert clinicians to the possibility of eosinophilic meningitis caused by A.
Nevertheless, a myriad of pharmacological therapies aimed at diminishing paresthesias and compulsive behaviors have been applied with varied success, including amitriptyline, carbamazepine, chlorpromazine, diazepam, pimozide, vitamin B supplements, and clonazepam.
Methacrylates are known to penetrate almost all types of rubber and can cause paresthesias similar to those reported by the countertop assembler, Dr.
The most common side effects were paresthesias and weight loss, noted Dr.
Many of the most troubling symptoms of MS, like sensory loss, fatigue, and paresthesias, are invisible," said Dr.
Adverse events, including serious adverse events, seen in these studies were insomnia, paresthesias (numbness/tingling), dizziness and nausea, the majority of which were rated as mild to moderate.
In patients with advanced colorectal cancer paresthesias occurred in 77% (all grades) and 18% (grade 3/4) of previously untreated patients.
Eight children had side effects, including cognitive effects (four), drowsiness (three), and paresthesias (one).