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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerome Zacks
50 years experience Cardiology
Yes.: Arthritis of the cervical spine can cause pain in the arms.
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Dr. Kornelis Poelstra
23 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Arm radiculopathy: Lower back arthritis cannot cause arm pain directly, but the spine is like a chain, and lower back arthritis is other not alone... The neck is probabl ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Back arthritis: Could cause nerve impingement....Your symptoms warrant a medical exam in person.
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Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Probably not: The nerves that supply the hands exit from the neck, and so it is not anatomically possible for a back problem to make the hands numb. Consider being ... Read More
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Dr. Christie Lehman
15 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Not the low back: Upper arm numbness can be related to the spine, but at the level of the neck. Nerves exit the spinal canal through small holes. Arthritis in the bon ... Read More
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Dr. Douglas Mund
45 years experience Rheumatology
Likely nerve impinge: This sounds most likely like nerv e entrapment from the neck. Due to arthritis in the neck there is bony enlaergement which can pinch on nerve leaving ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Rothschild
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Degenerative arthrit: It sound as though you may have degenerative arthritis though other forms of arthritis may not have blood markers so a trip to a rheumatologist is in ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Arthritis: The thumb symptoms may be from arthritis, injury or overuse syndrome. The shoulder,arm complaint is more characteristic of a tendinitis or bursitis of ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ganglion cyst: Ganglion cysts are noncancerous lumps that most commonly develop along the tendons or joints of your wrists or hands. They also may occur in the ankle ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hill
22 years experience Family Medicine
Probably not: Excedrin pm is a nigttime medication for headaches - there is probably no reason for the caffeine (for headaches) or the pm component. A number of ov ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Yes. The condition of arthritis in the cervical spine can lead to bone spurs that can the narrow the nerve canal causing a “pinching” of the nerves. ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Difficult to tell: Hard to tell with the description as we would need to know the location, position, etc. It could be anything from ligamentous issues, arthritis, or ca ... Read More
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