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In October 2013 I ruptured my right Achilles Tendon.

Patient: In October 2013 I ruptured my right Achilles Tendon, an as of late I’ve been having a burning sensation in my calf, not sure why this is happening?

 

 

Doctor: HiThank you for the question.The skin sensation of partial numbness or pins and needles or a type of burning, tin gling or creeping sensation of the skin, is known as a paresthesia. Any type of tingling, burning, or numbness is usually a symptom related to a sensory nerve being damaged, diseased, or injured.Here are the few causes:-Blood Vessel Distress-Peripheral Neuropathy-Electrolyte Imbalance-ArthritisIf the problem continues then please seek immediate medical attention. Talk to your Doctor about it.I hope this will help you. Take care.

 


 

 
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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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