... When I have a spinal lesion attack, I will get that shock sensation radiating up from the back of my ankles up to my calves, every time I take a step. It has no correlation to moving my head . . . ... (8 replies)
... For about the past 2 weeks I have been getting a stabbing pain in my right little toe and a feeling like an electrical shock down the side of my foot when I move my foot a certain way. It happens mainly at night while I'm in bed. ... (16 replies)
... I'm not so sure you were wrong, and in fact your description might be more precise:
"Paraesthesia describes a number of abnormal sensations just about anywhere in the body. These include tingling, prickling, pins and needles, electrical-type buzzing, burning, skin crawling, itching, partial numbness (like feeling through tent-cloth) and a variety of neuropathic pains."
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... Electric shock sensations are sensory symptoms and also know as neuropthic pain. ... (8 replies)
... I akways likened my shocks to the electrical signals failing to pass through much like a frayed extension/electric cord. With all my shocks, my teenager no longer shocks me ;) ;) LOL, but then I do not have a daughter to manage!!
I am sure your neurologist can better explain your situation to you. My neurologist is excellent about answering every little question/concern... (8 replies)
... and I would get shock like feelings in my feet. It is, I believe, caused by lesions at or near the top of the spine. ... (8 replies)
... It is good that you will be seeing a MS specialist.
'o' bands in your CSF, electrical/shock sensation when you look down (L'hermett's sign (sp)), lesion on your spine, the gait and balance issues. I had all of these sx's and was dx'd with MS. I still flunk the heel/toe walk.
Never heard of a 'brain wave' test. Perhaps it is an 'evoked potential test'.
Be proactive,... (3 replies)
... Hi Janito,
Yes, when my other foot or something hits the side of my foot it feels as if something is running inside along the side of my foot, somewhere between a strange sensation and pain/shock feeling.
Have a great day! :)
Lynn (16 replies)
... for the electrical shock sensation and bascially today him it could be fibromyalgia. ... (2 replies)
... I ama 42 yr old female and in the past year I have had 4-5 episodes where the symptons would be the electrical shock sensation going through my body to the top of my head,severe hand pain,often with a few fingers being numb,chest pain (heart is ok)tingling on top of head--and this last spell was something else--both the soles of my feet hurt terribly--made it hard to walk-one... (2 replies)
... when I bend my neck forward,I'll get electric impulse in my spine.I get another electrical sensation,I can be doing about anything and get electrical shocks in my right foot and they are quite painful until gone. ... (6 replies)
... Anyone else ever experience what feels like hard, electrical shocks simultaneously in the wrist, bend of the elbow, armpit and side of the head? ... (5 replies)
... I get an electric shock sensation in my toes and sometimes they will suddenly cramp up. ... (6 replies)
... hi better, that sounds like lhermittes, which is the electrical shock sensation down the spine when u put your chin to chest, lasts seconds, sometimes pain....... ... (7 replies)
... ain in one eye, fingers twitching and numbness, muscles in arm and leg twitching, face on one side had lessened sensation, pain in my rib cage, malaise, electric shock in back of head at neck, and toes numb. ... (12 replies)
... The electrical shock symptom you are feeling could be from a number of things. Of course we have all felt electrical shocks...pains etc. Where yours starts and stops are a bit curious anatomically just due to where the nerve runs. ... (6 replies)
... I too was a tough to diagnose case, and told the same thing, my lesions had not moved. However, several MS specialists told me that all you need are 2 things, like lesions and an episode, or more than one episode. I went on meds at his advise, and went off them 4 years later, symptom free, thinking I did not have ms, 6 years later, its back with a vengeance! I am now back... (7 replies)
... now my right side as well. It extends down from one side of my face down the neck and through the arm. Occasionally, it goes into my leg. I also have burning and electrical shock sensations in my fingertips. I went back to the neurologist and my neuro exam showed evidence of changes in sensation and sensory abnormalities. ... (7 replies)
... About 3 weeks ago I felt tingling sensation in the place that it hurts on my back and it went numb. It is still numb and have not had feeling there since. I also get a horrible burning feeling. ... (2 replies)
... weeks on end, a tight sensation around my rib cage, pain behind my left eye, numb finger tips, what feels like an electrical shock pouring through my entire body and random muscle 'jumping'. None of these things happen at the same time and all fade away after a while. ... (3 replies)