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A 33-year-old member asked:

Help docs! my hand has been numb for two days. should i worry?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Glenn Messina
Aesthetic Medicine 36 years experience
Why: How did it start, trauma? Sleep on hand? Typing all day long. These are things you have to think about this can be a nerve injury to trauma that takes weeks to heal or carpel tunnel See a neurologist soon get a real diagnosis and treatment plan
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