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A 49-year-old member asked:

Numbness in arm and leg on left side including face and getting worse, do i have a pinched nerve?

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Dr. Atif Haque
Neurosurgery 18 years experience
Likely not: Numbness involving this much of your body can't be from a single "pinched" nerve. You should talk to your doctor about getting imaging of your brain to rule out things like a stroke, hemorrhage, or tumor.

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A 39-year-old member asked:

Numbness in arm and leg on left side including face, pinched nerve?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Atif Haque
Neurosurgery 18 years experience
Likely not: Numbness involving this much of your body can't be from a single "pinched" nerve. You should talk to your doctor about getting imaging of your brain to rule out things like a stroke, hemorrhage, or tumor.

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Last updated Aug 20, 2019

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