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Numbness in my left hand

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Get evaluated: Could be due to nerve compression at wrist, elbow, brachial plexus, even neck. Evaluation and testing can localize and point the way for further ther ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Not likely.: Stroke is unlikely to cause such localized sensory loss.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Greenbaum
36 years experience Rheumatology
? carpal tunnel : Carpal tunnel syndrome is the most common cause of this type of complaint, but numerous other causes are possible. You can try using a resting wrist ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
Pressure neuropathy: is my best guess, based on your sleep position. Make sure you are not sleeping on your hand, or propping it up or on your chest. Does it eventually ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Numbness: most likely carpal tunnel syndrome as this affects thumb through half of ring finger. Try a carpal tunnel splint on that wrist while waiting to see ... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Nerve impingement: These are symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome where thickened wrist ligaments, from repetitive motions and activities, pinch nerves going into your han ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cynthia Archer
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Simple and yet not.: The simple answer is to make an appointment with your doctor in Nigeria. Unfortunately there is no way to give you a better answer in this format in t ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Ryan
49 years experience Dentistry
Carpal tunnel?: Carpal tunnel syndrome can cause numbness of the fingers...Usually the thumb, index, middle and one-half of the ring finger. This problem is often ca ... Read More
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Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience Hand Surgery
Variable: Not usually a part of oa and ra.
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
37 years experience Podiatry
Pain: Not being a spinal surgeon can't be sure but it sure sounds from your description that it stems from the cervical level of your spine. See a spine sp ... Read More
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