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3 Potential Tingling Lower Leg Causes

  1. 1.Restless Legs Syndrome (Rls)

    Restless Legs Syndrome is a common condition characterized by an urge to move the legs in order to stop unpleasant sensations.

    RLS is a chronic and incurable condition, but many have their symptoms improve with treatment.

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    daytime sleepiness, trouble sleeping, tingling lower leg, restless legs, difficulty falling asleep
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

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  2. 2.Stroke or Tia (Transient Ischemic Attack)

    A stroke is a medical emergency. Strokes happen when blood flow to the brain is stopped.

    Indefinite

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    dizziness, new headache, leg numbness, arm numbness, stiff neck
    Symptoms that never occur with stroke or tia (transient ischemic attack):
    bilateral weakness
    Urgency:
    Emergency medical service
  3. 3.Stroke or Tia (Transient Ischemic Attack)

    A stroke is a medical emergency. Strokes happen when blood flow to the brain is stopped.

    Indefinite

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    new headache, dizziness, stiff neck, being severely ill, vision changes
    Symptoms that never occur with stroke or tia (transient ischemic attack):
    bilateral weakness
    Urgency:
    Emergency medical service

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Tingling Lower Leg

  • Q.What is your body mass?
  • Q.Do you have trouble sleeping?
  • Q.Are you sleepy during the day?
  • Q.Are your symptoms worse during the late afternoon or night?

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Tingling Lower Leg Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced tingling lower leg have also experienced:

    • 11% Tingling Foot
    • 8% Hand Tingling
    • 8% Tingling Upper Leg
  • People who have experienced tingling lower leg had symptoms persist for:

    • 43% Less Than a Day
    • 21% Less Than a Week
    • 21% Over a Month
  • People who have experienced tingling lower leg were most often matched with:

    • 40% Restless Legs Syndrome (Rls)
    • 8% Stroke or Tia (Transient Ischemic Attack)
    • 2% Stroke or Tia (Transient Ischemic Attack)
  • Source: Aggregated and anonymized results from visits to the Buoy AI health assistant (check it out by clicking on “Take Quiz”).

Disclaimer: The article does not replace an evaluation by a physician. Information on this page is provided as an information resource only, and is not to be used or relied on for any diagnostic or treatment purposes.

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