A 25-year-old female asked:
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is it normal for my arms to go numb when i lay on my back with my arms at my sides?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Nerve compression: Your arms may be getting numb because your cervical vertebrae are compressing your nerves that innervate your arms.Xrays are in order or see a neurologist for advice.
Answered on Sep 6, 2017
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