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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience General Practice
TOS ?: 28 yo female has unilateral "arm falling asleep at night". This might be a symptom of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. See either a Physiatrist or an Osteopa ... Read More

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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Breiner
33 years experience Podiatry
Tight clothing?: Be careful with the clothing you wear to bed. It appears that you are compressing your nerves under your armpit. Pressing on these nerve bundle can ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Worked too hard: You've exceeded the ability of your circulatory system to supply your arm muscles with blood.
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: Having these types of symptoms can best be solved by having your doctor perform a thorough evaluation. Only through this type of process can he/she d ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Breiner
33 years experience Podiatry
Pinched nerves: If this problem has been happening for awhile i would suggest you seek help from a neurologist for nerve conduction studies to see where your nerves a ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Kelts
24 years experience Neurology
Possible Carpal Tun: There are other possibilities, but the most likely cause for your symptoms is carpal tunnel syndrome. This is the result of compression of the median ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
23 years experience General Surgery
Abnormal unrelated: You have nocturnal rectal pain. That is abnormal. It wakes you up and that is abnormal. You either have hemorrhoids or you have constipation. So r ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
It's not normal: Most commonly people's arms or legs "fall asleep" after they have been resting in a position that compresses the sensory nerves to the respective area ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Real Martin
47 years experience Family Medicine
No: Arm falling asleep may come from a pinched nerved from neck. Diabetes could cause burning, tingling like something crawling in your arms, but mostly l ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Peripheral nerve.: Ssunds like you might be compressing a nerve somewhere between your neck and fingers. The pattern of tingling would be very helpful to know as it w ... Read More
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