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what causes left arm numbness and coldness

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
C7 merve pinch from : From disc herniation.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience Neurosurgery
Rule out heart first: Number one cause in seriousness is heart disease / attack. If you haven't checked this out, do so right away. Other causes include pinched nerve in ne ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joan Kinlan
51 years experience Psychiatry
No: When you're anxious, people often have all kinds of symptoms, it's your body telling you you're in emotional pain. Hope ypu feel better soon. Try ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
47 years experience neurology
face no, arm yes: Assuming that to syndrome has been confirmed on left side, the left arm can become numb but not face where nerve supply is from higher level trigemina ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends ..: It could be from multiple sources. It could be related to compression of nerves stemming from the neck, armpit(axilla), elbow or (less likely) the wr ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
nerve dermatome: Your pain may be following a nerve root dermatome. Heart attacks do this because they stimulate that nerve root, but so does neck arthritis with cervi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Possiible the neck: Numbness is usually a neurologic complaint. There may be a number of possible causes of shoulder pain and hand numbness. One possible cause is a "pi ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ramin AmirNovin
20 years experience Neurosurgery
Multiple things: If your left arm and leg are both weak, you can be having or have had a stroke. Alternatively, brain tumors or seizures can lead to such weakness. F ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
Psychological or: Physiological issue. See your doctor for evaluation, testing and imaging to determine the cause and discuss the course of treatment.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
31 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See below: Symptoms such as this suggest a possible neurological condition. A neurologist would be the best type of doctor to see for these symptoms. This shoul ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Pain numbness tingli: Could be musculoskeletal from strain-more pain w/ ar mmovement?- or I have seen left shoulder pain ( by scapula) from gastritis, H pylori . Could try ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Several things: Heart problem should be considered. Could also be nerve or vascular compression or arthritis.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Numb: We worry about "thoracic outlet syndrome" but the person to best help is an orthopedic doctor. You might need an EMG by a neurologist as well. Start w ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
COULD BE: Please see a doctor asap.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidar Jahromi
55 years experience Neurology
Multiple locations : Including both sides of brain, brian stem , cervical spinal cord and / or peripheral nerve could be the sites of problem and different pathological pr ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
37 years experience Podiatry
Do you: Have any history of back problems. That is a potential cause.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: These symptoms could be serious and need to be thoroughly evaluated by your doctor.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Most likeley two: Things: pressure on the nerve from the neck down or neuropathy (inflammations of the nerves).
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Tuckman
22 years experience Hand Surgery
Carpal tunnel: This sounds like carpal tunnel syndrome which is a pinched nerve in the wrist. If the symptoms are mild you can consider an injection of cortisone or ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Audie Rolnick
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Radiculopathy: Might be referred pain from cervical spine. Might be a thoracic outlet compression. Might be a more peripheral nerve compression. Might be a central n ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: There are several possibilities with lyme disease being one of them. See a neurologist.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Go to the ER now: Localized or unilateral (symptoms on one side of the body) numbness, weakness and tingling is concerning for an evolving neurological problem. People ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Hauck
38 years experience Hand Surgery
See your doctor: You most likely have carpal tunnel syndrome. One of the first treatments to try is a wrist splint or brace the keeps the wrist straight.
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