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A 45-year-old member asked:

Please explain what does a feeling of numbness and tingling in my left finger tips means?

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Dr. Rowena Desailly-chanson
28 years experience
See neurologist: It depends which finger and what brings the tingling on...If it is the 2nd, 3rd digit numbness, it may be carpal tunnel or ulanr neuropathy if the 4th and fifth... It may come from a pinched nerve in the neck if you shooting pains from the neck down to a specific area. Or it may be from a more spreadout proces involving damage to the nerve endings. Best to see neurologist.
Last updated Jan 1, 2017


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