Tingling is a nerve sensation symptom that can affect various body areas. Common types are tingling toes and tingling fingers, but almost any area can be affected. The medical term for this type of symptom is paresthesia, which may describe sensation changes ranging from numbness to severe pain-like sensations ...

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Pins and needles Everyone can get pins and needles, but see a GP if you keep getting it or it lasts a long time. ...Source: NHS Choices UK1 ...

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Causes of Tingling

Why you get pins and needles Pins and needles feels like pricking, tingling or numbness on the skin. It happens when the blood supply to the nerves is cut off. This is usually when you sit or sleep on part ...2

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Diagnosis of Tingling

See a GP if:

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Causes List for Tingling

Possible causes of Tingling (or similar symptoms) may include:4

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Types of tingling-like sensations (paresthesias) include:

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  1. Source: NHS Choices UK: nhs.uk/ conditions/ Pins-and-needles/ 
  2. ibid.
  3. ibid.
  4. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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