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what cervical nerve makes thumb and nd 3rd and 4th digits numb

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
33 years experience Neurology
Need examination: You should be examined by a neurologist in all likelihood and very possibly you may benefit from an EMG which is an electrical test. Also, an imaging ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kirk Churukian
35 years experience Plastic Surgery
Unlikely scenario: The berrittini anastomosis joins the the two sensory nerve branches to palm/digits. This variation class will supply ring and/or middle finger, never ... Read More
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Dr. Karen Dantin
37 years experience Family Medicine
Ask your doc: Talk with the surgeon that did the procedure as he will be most familiar with your specific case. Nerve healing can occure but it is a slow process.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Kozminski
16 years experience Neurology
Short answer: is yes, the reasoning can be complicated, but possible depending on which level and nerve roots are affected.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Symptom relief: Yes, gabapentin can suppress nerve pain, but this is purely symptomatic relief, without any affect upon recovery or cure. Since your problem just beg ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lung tumor ?: The MRI of the shoulder and upper chest should have shown a tumor at the lung apex, so if not diagnosed by the MRI, it is unlikely for your pain to be ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chaim Colen
19 years experience Neurosurgery
More info: More information would be needed to assist you in understanding the problem.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
33 years experience Neurology
So long as no BLOOD: GADZOOKS! Hope you didn't cut the top of your thumb with the scissors you were cutting the paper with! Would kind of be like sticking elbow in ear tri ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cristin Dickerson
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
MRI: You need your neurologist to correlate your MRI findings with your symptoms
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
53 years experience General Practice
Neural contusion : 18 y fem with 3 months of thumb pain and tingling, & after bowling. Absent concurrent shoulder, elbow or wrist pain this would seem to be a local ... Read More
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