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10 Oct 2006

Weird feeling
On Sunday when I woke up I had this strange feeling on the top of my left leg running somewhat up to my lower back. It's not an unfamiliar feeling and reminds me of what we as kids would call the 'irony' feeling - when we had flu and had body aches and pains. It's like that, but a bit more tingly and sensitive - more so only when touched - last night it had moved over my belly button area and if my pants rubbed on it it became quite painful - it's going now, but this is the longest I have felt it for. If I'm describing it correcting, does it have a name and cause?
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01 Jan 0001

Hi Nicky
This sounds very "nerve - related" to me - could be a nerve pinching but just check for any signs of a rash as the first signs of Herpes zoster can be similar. If you develop a rash, try to get an antiviral like Zovirax from your doctor within 24 hours. Try taking anti-inflammatory like Neurofen in the mean time?
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