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Primary restless leg syndrome

Primary restless leg syndrome: Introduction

Primary restless leg syndrome: Primary restless leg syndrome is a condition that is characterized by an irresistible urge to move one's body to stop uncomfortable or odd sensations. It most commonly affects the legs, but can also affect the arms or torso. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Primary restless leg syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Primary restless leg syndrome

  • Burning, itching, or tickling sensation in the muscles
  • Motor restlessness
  • An urge to move the limbs with or without sensations
  • Improvement with activity
  • Worsening at rest
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Treatments for Primary restless leg syndrome

  • Patients with suspected restless legs syndrome who are sensitive to caffeine, alcohol, or nicotine should avoid these substances
  • Iron supplementation
  • Non drug musculoskeletal approach
  • Immediate relief of leg symptoms
    • Moving legs
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Causes of Primary restless leg syndrome

  • In most cases of primary restless legs syndrome the cause is idiopathic. Such idiopathic disease can be familial
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Primary restless leg syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Primary restless leg syndrome

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  1. Primary restless leg syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing

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