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bilateral hand numbness and tingling

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Mantz
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Neck: The cervical nerves in the neck supply sensation to the arms and hands. The fingers involved help pinpoint the level involved. Nerve pain tends to bur ... Read More
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22 years experience in Critical Care
Couple of reasons: If you are thinking of filing a work comp claim you'll have to report it, but make sure you understand the implications of doing so. Hand numbness co ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience in Hand Surgery
Nerves and blood: Vessels that go to your arm, elbow, forearm, wrist, hand and fingers pass through the axilla or armpit on the way from the chest and shoulder region ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Ehler danlos syndrom: Yes you can have numbness and pain of the hands because of hyperextention and frequent subluxations of your fingers.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Marchetti
19 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Could be many things: While a simple viral infection can cause your symptoms, these could also point to something more serious. A good examination and blood work are in or ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Irving Harper
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Confusing: The only place all those areas have a common nerve serving them is the neck. This would be very unusual. Ypou should see your doc soon. Those are ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience in Neurosurgery
Carpal tunnel: Statistically the most common cause by far is carpal tunnel syndrome in which the median nerve is compress as it passes with 8 tendons trough a "tunne ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Maybe inquire: Perhaps you would gain more information from a Concierge Appt.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carl Decker
23 years experience in Radiology
Possibly: Often your doctor will order an x-ray of your cervical spine first. Depending on the outcome your doctor may then order an mri.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ganana Tesfa
33 years experience in Neurology
Neuropathy: It could be median nerve or ulnar nerve neuropathy.Its unlikely a neck problem.Need to see a neurologist.

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