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my hand falls asleep at night

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe: The nerve that goes through your wrist may be getting compressed.This is called "carpal tunnel syndrome" and is very treatable. See your dr.
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Carpel tunnel : What you describing fit the diagnosis of carpel tunnel syndrome. Check it out.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Paraesthesia: It sounds as if you are causing some pressure on one of your nerves in your arm and if this numbness is mainly in your forearm then this is what is pr ... Read More
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Dr. David Ring
31 years experience Hand Surgery
Classic : Classic carpal tunnel syndrome. That might surprise you because there is a myth that carpal tunnel syndrome is pain with typing. Carpal tunnel syndr ... Read More
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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See ortho: You need to consult an orthopedic surgeon about this I would guess that carpal tunnel syndrome would be one of the possibilities. The problem is likel ... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Sleepy hand: Pinched nerve to the hand from pressure, causing temporary numbness & tingling.
A 58-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Barth
8 years experience General Practice
Nerve impingement: It is most likely a position you're sleeping in that pinches a nerve and makes your hands fall asleep. You can try different sleeping positions, but y ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Darshan Mahajan
Specializes in Neurology
CTS: Mostly it is due to carpal tunnel syndrme get emg(electromyogram).
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: These types of symptoms need to be augmented with a physical examination and perhaps labs and x-rays. Talk with your doctor.
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
NO: It is not normal for any part of your body to "fall asleep"-Assuming you mean go numb, during sleep. You are most likely sleeping on the body part and ... Read More
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