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shooting pain and numbness in both hands and down the legs and weakness

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Irving Harper
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Confusing: The only place all those areas have a common nerve serving them is the neck. This would be very unusual. Ypou should see your doc soon. Those are ... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vikram Patel
36 years experience Pain Management
Arm numbness: This could be from a herniated cervical spine disc. Did you fall down face forward recently? Or any other injury? Get a proper evaluation soon. Arm sy ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
24 years experience Hand Surgery
Cubital tunnel: May be a pinched nerve at your elbow. This will cause numbness / tingling in the ring and small finger and weakness in your hand. If symptoms are pers ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. M Felix Freshwater
48 years experience Hand Surgery
Sometimes: It depends on if there the neck sprain caused the hand numbness/weakness. If it did yes, if not no.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience Hand Surgery
Neuropathy: Stocking and glove distribution of numbness is indicative of possible diabetic neuropathy. Pain can be associated with neuropathy as well. There are o ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Choueka
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes if persistent: Transient hand numbness in the morning is very common in conditions like carpal tunnel syndrome. This usually resolves quickly and is not an emergency ... Read More
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Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Numbness: Sounds like 2 problems: carpal tunnel syndrome and sciatica. Check with orthopedic surgeon and neurologist to get emg-ncs.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Multiple issues: You are describing a multitude of medical concerns. You would be wise to see your doctor and discuss one issue at a time and get each issue examined a ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
See your PCP: for consultation, tests and possible referral to a neurologist.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Symptoms: There are many conditions that can result in the symptoms you describe. Please do not indulge in self diagnosis. In order to arrive at the appropria ... Read More
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