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A 25-year-old male asked:

Tingling in left arm since waking up all day, shoulder to finger. few small red blood vessel visible below skin on left side of chest. heavy legs with little pain in both legs. could this be linked?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Prem Gupta
neurology 49 years experience
See a neurologist: If all the symptoms in left arm and legs started the same day then it could be serious i.E possible cervical cord compression along with pinched nerve roots in the neck.
Dr. Adam Lewis
Neurosurgery 36 years experience
Arm numbness: The symptoms that you describe may or may not be linked. The numbness in the arm could be from sleeping in an awkward position. The heaviness (weakness?) in the legs is difficult to assess without an examination. See your medical doctor or a neurologist to evaluate your numbness and heaviness.
Last updated Jul 25, 2015

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