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arm numb in the morning when i get up

A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
47 years experience neurology
Pinched nerve: During sleep you probably slept in neck position that caused pinched nerves and thus numb right arm. This is common with underlying degenerative disea ... Read More

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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
47 years experience neurology
Pinched nerve: See a neurologist. You may have arthritis in the neck. Sustained position in flexion can lead to this type of symptoms due to pinched nerves.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Palsy: Even though the initial nerve damage is serious, the palsy generally heals within several weeks. Treatment involves resting the injured nerve often by ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Kozminski
15 years experience Neurology
Nerves: Could be carpal tunnel, the nerve gets pinched as if passes into your hand. Or could be cubital tunnel, the part of the ulnar nerve that passes throu ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Cervical rib: Cervical ribs may cause a neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome (ntos) in which the brachial plexus is compressed, resulting in numbness, abnormal sensa ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
23 years experience Family Medicine
Depends..: Depending how bad was the strain it might take from 1-2 weeks to feel completely better. If not then physical therapy is the next step recommended unl ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
C-spine: I suggest an MRI of the cervical spine and orthopedic consultation.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
No not really: No caffeine does not cause arm numbness.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Chimenti
26 years experience Sports Medicine
Usually no: Rotator cuff injuries do not usually involve symptoms of numbness (although there are rare exceptions).
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sherris
32 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Nerve damage: May have damaged a nerve under the skin. If it persists go to the emergency room for evaluation.

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