A 48-year-old member asked:
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my husband is 45 years old he has hypertension and arm numbness. is that sign of something bad?

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Dr. James Cunnar
26 years experience Family Medicine
Could be: He does have a number of risk factors for heart disease (sex, age, hbp), but he likely has a nerve entrapment issue in his neck. Either way, he should seek care if his symptoms don't improve. Hope he feels better soon!
Answered on Dec 11, 2019
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