Beware of uremic restless legs syndrome
The dead of night, crus often suddenly involuntary twitching, although not painful but feels like a bug bite, acid bilges unbearable. The expert points out, this is a manifestation of the restless legs syndrome.
In general, the proportion of the elderly with the restless legs syndrome is high. The doctor of traditional Chinese medicine thinks, this is due to the increase of the elderly with age, body function degradation, lower limb caused by poor blood circulation.
Experts stressed that diabetes, uremia, renal failure, patients with anemia and vitamin B12 deficiency, will appear different degree of symptoms of restless legs syndrome. Especially in uremic patients, 40% suffer from restless legs syndrome. In old people, therefore, if appear this kind of symptom, must be timely screening for physical illness to the hospital, so as not to delay treatment.
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