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wrist feels numb

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Yes: The cyst could be impinging on nerve causing numbness.
Dr. Robert Coats II
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Not likely: It is rare for a problem in the finger to cause symptoms in the wrist. Ganglion cysts in the finger are usually due to arthritis in the joints, especi ... Read More
Dr. Troy Reyna
44 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Probably not: A ganglion on the finger would not likely cause numbness of the wrist. A ganglion of the wrist could cause numbness of the distal fingers.

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Hypesthesia: This small patch of numbness and hair loss doesn't sound like anything serious,but if it extends or other areas of numbness,tingling,pins and needles ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elisa Ribelles-medhus
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Carpal tunnel?: Check this out: https://www.webmd.com/pain-management/carpal-tunnel/carpal-tunnel-syndrome Try vitamin B6. Start out low like 10 mg and if that doesn ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Feola
31 years experience Internal Medicine
TENDINITIS : You may have post traumatic tendinitis . I would recommend a wrist brace and Aleve (naproxen) with food for 3-5dys. If it worsens see your doctor for ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
47 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Could be: yes it could be CTS,you need to be examined to verfied the diagnosis.There is a test that is helful in making the diagnosis is called an EMG,need to b ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
A pinched nerve: very frequently we sleep on our radial nerve and and there is numbness the following morning
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Workman
Specializes in Pain Management
CTS vs. trauma: Swelling of one wrist could be carpal tunnel syndrome, if you engage in repetitive wrist movements at work, On the other hand, it could be trauma, wh ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nalinaksha Joshi
23 years experience Neurology
Nerve lesion: Carpal tunnel, pinched nerve in neck plexus disease etc. See a neurologist.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: Talk this over with your doctor. He/she may recommend surgical removal.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Carpal: Tunnel syndrome may b your problem. This is usually due to REPETITIVE movements such as those involved in prolonged Computer use. Certain testing an b ... Read More

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