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Elmwood Park, NJ
A 32-year-old female asked:

My left arm has been numb for 6 days and i do not know why... i don't sleep on that arm, that is the only reason that i could think of.

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 53 years experience
It could be: a pinched nerve in the neck or an impaired circulation to the left arm. See your doctor for an exam.
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