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right arm and hand falls asleep

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
61 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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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Pinched nerve: The right arm/hand/thumb numbness/tingling may be caused by a pinched nerve in your neck, which then sends symptoms down the arm. A carpal tunnel syn ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Neurologist: Most likely there is a nerve entrapment which could be in the elbow, wrist or possibly the neck area. An orthopedic surgeon or a neurologist would be ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
54 years experience Pediatrics
UPPER EXTREMITY PAIN: If pain is not relieved by analgesics see MD for exams. You might need X-RAYS or other exams.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
33 years experience Neurology
Need an examination: There are several different reasons to explain your symptoms. For example, low blood sugar, low blood pressure, both, or neither. Perhaps you were deh ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
35 years experience Hand Surgery
The : The ulnar nerve supplies sensation to the little finger side of your hand. The median nerve to the thumb side of your hand. These are two of the more ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Dinhofer
41 years experience Radiology
Hand shoulder syndro: This is not a diagnosis that can be made without more information. More history is needed as well as a physical exam. Please see this link for mor ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Many things: There are many more things that give these symptoms more commonly than MS. A pinched nerve is much more likely,so see you doctor and may need nerve co ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Exam advised: Long red lines are seen in infectious processes. I recommend an examination by a physician as soon as possible.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frances Dyro
54 years experience Neurology
Nerve compression: The position you sleep in may be causing compression of a neurovascular bundle. The nerves and blood vessels that supply the hand and forearm pass int ... Read More
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