A 19-year-old female asked:
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my hands will go numb , what could cause it ?

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Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Anxiety: When you are stressed, holding your stress in your chest and breathing too shallow and thus too rapidly your carbon dioxide levels change and this hand numbness is a common result. This is about your stress.
Answered on Mar 20, 2014
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