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i electrocuted my hand and now it feels numb

A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
Need more info: Please have her make an appt with a neurologist ASAP before any serious damage to her hand & wrist occur.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aaron Haug
13 years experience Neurology
Many causes.: There are a lot of things that can cause hand numbness. It could be a problem with the nerves in the hand or wrist, such as carpal tunnel syndrome. Ot ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should see your doctor to be evaluated to find the cause so be treated.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Have no idea?: What did you drink? was it alcohol or something else? Did you take anything else such as drugs from the street or ectasy or some kind of stimulant. ? ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to t ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lon Alexander
36 years experience Neurosurgery
Should improve: Nerves can, and usually do, heal themselves. It depends on the nature and cause of the damage in the first place. If it feels better, you can almost ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Pollard
29 years experience Anesthesiology
Check with MD: This could be a slipped disc, have your doctor or an urgent care clinic evaluate this. If they are unable to diagnose this you may need to go directly ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Not likely...: Numbness and hands and fingers are often from carpal tunnel (nerve trapped in wrist area) and ulnar nerver entrapment (in elbow groove). Some case can ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
Proper diagnosis: Although one can have diabetic neuropathy that affects both hands and feet, the hands are usually affected after many years of poor diabetes control. ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
?carpal tunnel: You may possess a pinching of a nerve at the volar wrist causing carpal tunnel symptoms, which may be associated with repetitive hand and wrist activi ... Read More
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