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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Time to go see a doctor: Those disturbing symptoms may be caused by a variety of conditions. Multiple Sclerosis, Lyme disease, Tumor, TIAs, CVAs etc. You need a neurological ... Read More

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Dr. Carin Van Gelder
25 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: While electrolyte changes could cause muscle cramping, it's not typical to have local weakness. Go to an emergency department. It's unusual, but possi ... Read More
Dr. Marcel Hungs
26 years experience Neurology
Have it checked: This weakness does not sound right. There are many body changes accurring in pregnancy. This may include swelling, nerve pinching and others. Your ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 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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A male asked:
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Neuropathy: Sounds like nerve pain, likely stemming from you neck. I would see your doctor and consider getting an EMG/NCV of your left arm. If you have pain in ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Need exam: There are many things that this could be. The only way to sort it out would be for you to go a doctor today , either a walk-in clinic or an emergency ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Marx
48 years experience Pain Management
Unusual Symptoms: For a 16 y/o, i would not expect that you are having heart trouble but you should get checked out. You probably will need an ekg and ultrasound, possi ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
"pinched" nerve.: Sounds like a peripheral neuropathy not likely related to the myelofibrosis. Should look for a "pinched" nerve somewhere between your neck and your w ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
33 years experience Neurology
Needs workup: You may require neck films & possibly an electrical study of the left arm to localize the problem & see if a nerve is being pinched of some so ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michalski
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Numbness: Sounds like a pinched nerve, or more rarely a vascular issue. Check with pcp for referral to neurologist.
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A female asked:
Dr. Frances Dyro
54 years experience Neurology
While : While lying on your right side, how do you position your left arm? Depending on what part of your arm goes numb you may be mechanically compressing th ... Read More
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