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Old 08-23-2012, 02:07 PM   #1
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Skin areas feel like a million needles...

Every so often (sometimes months in between), I get a low grade fever (feels like I'm about to get the flu), then the next day there will be approx. a 5" x 5" area somewhere on my body (location is never the same) that feels, well, windburned...........and if my jeans/shirt/bedsheets...anything...comes into contact with that spot, it feels as if a million little needles are stabbing me. The only way I can really describe it is that it feels like I've gotten windburn in below zero temps, but there's no cold, or wind.
I've been tested for autoimmune diseases and nothing comes up. Any ideas?

 
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Old 09-05-2012, 04:18 AM   #2
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Re: Skin areas feel like a million needles............

Hello there...I sure hope you get answers. I felt like that alot and went through several doctors was tested for autoimmune, etc. And my neurologist discovered through an mri of my neck that I have degenerative disk disease which is causing nerve damage and is affecting my arms burning tingling etc. One thing that he though in the beginning was neuralgia ...theres a few types. It causes similar symptoms...so hope this helps...

 
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