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Dr. Carl Spivak
27 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
You : You may have a nerves pinched in your neck. I would recommend seeing and workup by primary care doctor. Treatment may include rest, physical therapy ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kerry Schwartz
46 years experience in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Could be BP problem: Check BP in both arms and legs. Check carotid arteries
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Indravadan Gatiwala
41 years experience in Neurology
Radiculopathy: From neurological point of view, you may have c7-t1 radiculpathy sxs -means pinched nerve in neck. Other d/d could carpoal tunnel syndrome(pinched ner ... Read More
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A 84-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Minutes Counts: That does not matter. Please sign off of the internet and get your husband to an er. Please call 911. Minutes count.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Newton
18 years experience in Pain Management
More info needed: Is this isolated to the hand and fingers only? Is the pain traveling down the arm? Was there any trauma? Is there any pain at night or that wakes y ... Read More
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald McCarren
35 years experience in Neurology
Nerve root injury: One of the more common causes of your symptoms is a cervical nerve root injury called cervical radiculopathy. In a man of your age the cause is more ... Read More
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Intrinsic shoulder : Joint problem, such as rotator cuff tear or frozen shoulder joint may be present. The numbness could be indeed "shoulder hand syndrome" or maybe bra ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Considrr: Might be carpal tunnel or even C-6 radicular problem. Testing can give answer
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Needs eval: Numbness in you extremity can be caused by some nerve being pinched somewhere from your spine - neck area down to the arm. Some numbness can also be ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
Musculoskeletal: It is impossible to diagnose based on this information, but the description is most compatible with a musculoskeletal problem, from arthritis in the s ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Paresthesia: Altered sensation of the arm and hand is often produced by compression of the nerve somewhere along the course of the nerve from your neck to your fin ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Tingling: Several problems. May be pulled muscle in neck or scapular region. Also sounds like a pinched nerve of the lower neck, possible pinched ulnar nerve at ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Gaya
28 years experience in Neurology
Pain: There are several possibilities. Carpal tunnel syndrome, tendinosis of the wrist and finger flexors, muscle strain. I suggest evaluation with your d ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Badman
24 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Cerivical radiculiti: Sounds like you have a herniated disc or pinched nerve in your neck. Reproduction of the pain and numbness while bending your neck to the affected si ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Let me help you : It sound you problem in the neck area to have all these symptoms, or combinations of shoulder problem and neck problem ask you doctor for to check it ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mahmud Ibrahim
12 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Pinched nerve: Sounds like you may have a pinched nerve in the neck. Often patients will develop numbness, tingling, and pain that radiates from the neck down the ar ... Read More
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Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience in Cardiology
Get evaluated: Dvt - this could represent a blood clot. Please get medical evaluation asap.
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chris Oh
Dr. Chris Oh answered
20 years experience in Internal Medicine
Rotator cuff: If you can't move the arm above the shoulder you probably have a rotator cuff syndrome and if you have numbness and tingling you have nerve compressio ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
55 years experience in Internal Medicine
See MD: Could be nerve compression.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience in Family Medicine
Chest pain?: It sounds to me like you should be evaluated to rule out a heart attack right away. Better safe than sorry.
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A member asked:
Dr. Gregory Harvey
37 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Tingling: Sounds like a pinched nerve. Take an anti-inflammatory and if no improvement get a medical evaluation.
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A member asked:
Dr. Robert Milam
23 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Pinched nerve: This sounds a lot like a pinched nerve in the neck. The left foot tingling is unusual for a pinched nerve in the neck so it would suggest a different ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
From your elbow...: Is the pain in your entire arm or just below the elbow? This could be coming from inflammation/ irritation of your ulnar nerve, mahybe from medial epi ... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
See below: Perhaps, position of neck compresses nerve root, but may have problem over brachial plexus such as thoracic outlet, or less likely nerve compression a ... Read More
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