The pain may be all the time or come and go during the day. Some problems may be:
A feeling of pins and needles
You will be asked about your symptoms and health history. The doctor will ask what your pain is like and when it happens. A physical exam will be done. You may be sent to a doctor who treats the nervous system. You may also need to see a doctor who treats pain.
Tests that may be done are:
Blood tests to look for problems that may be causing the pain, such as a lack of certain vitamins and minerals
Last reviewed September 2020 by
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Rimas Lukas, MD
Last Updated: 5/21/2021
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