Q: Sleepy leg

Barry Cense censeb at natlab.research.philips.com
Thu Jan 23 03:53:36 EST 1997


1) What exactly causes the 'sleeping leg' effect? This can happen when your 
leg is in a strange position. It feels not so good. Is it because of a stop 
of blood supply to the legs or are there some nerves that stop transmitting 
(or is it something else)?

2) Is it dangerous?

Thanks in advance,

Barry Cense

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