Losing feeling : Medical Symptom Description

Losing feeling: Losing feeling is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom Numbness. For a medical symptom description of 'Losing feeling', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Numbness (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Losing feeling' may be possible.
Numbness (symptom): Loss of feeling or sensation
Numbness (symptom): Numbness usually arises from damage or disease of nerves. Numbness is often associated with or preceded by abnormal pain-like sensations often described as pins-and-needles, prickling or burning sensations; these are called paresthesias. Numbness is loss of sensation whereas paralysis usually involves both the loss of the ability to move the area and loss of sensations. The term "numbness" is also sometimes used to refer to emotional numbness or detachment. Any numbness or abnormal sensation symptoms need prompt professional medical advice.

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