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Lauderhill, FL
A 23-year-old male asked:

Can a pinched nerve in the neck and back cause all muscles to be weak and lose strength. and should doctors apporate emediatley to avoid further comp?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Nathaniel Drourr
Pain Management 30 years experience
Yes: A pinched nerve can certainly cause weakness and loss of sensation. These symptoms certainly need to be taken seriously. Surgery may very well be an option.

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Last updated Jan 22, 2016

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