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Throat feels tight and numb

A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert C. Cuetter
Neurology 59 years experience
Muscle tension: If you stretch the neck by looking towards the left and the tingling is on the right side, that is produced by muscle tension; the opposite may be pro... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 43 years experience
Muscle cramps.: It could be muscle cramps. We can get cramps in that area, just as we can in our thighs, calves, shoulders, etc. You can try stretching your neck, jaw... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
A Verified Doctoranswered
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
You need to be seen: to evaluate this condition. Keep a very complete food diary until you can get an appointment and include a description and the timing of any symptom ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
Neurology 20 years experience
Not really: It would be difficult for an undergarment to cause numbness in the hands. Hand symptoms can arise from changes in the neck, but normally much closer ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
General Practice 54 years experience
Yes: 40's male with "tight neck and shoulder" with facial numbness describes a symptom constellation compatible with thoracic outlet syndrome. Within the ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Nondiagnostic: This constellation of symptoms require a thorough history and physical examination for diagnosis. Referral to a neurologist and/or an otolaryngologist... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 41 years experience
Neck v cardiac v: This could be a lower level cervical disc herniation at c6-7 or c7-t1 or it could be a heart issue or even an upper love lung problem . Your age woul... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Davis
Dentistry 37 years experience
Numbness: Numb sensations are not normal. Tmj can have various symptoms, however...You should see the emergency room as soon as possible to rule out heart or st... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 32 years experience
Yes: Thoracic outlet syndrome from tight scalene the negative test should be readsuring to you that nothing structural is happening megative emgs are alway... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Powers
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 22 years experience
Neuro or vascular : From your brief description it sounds like you could have some compression on your cervical spinal cord in your neck or a compressive neuropathy of... Read More
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