A 26-year-old member asked:
What may cause numbness and tingling on left hand and fingers?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Neurology 25 years experience
See recent response: Someone asked same thing re r hand. Peripheral nerve compression (eg carpal tunnel) vs pinched nerve in neck vs other possible causes.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Why do i have tingling on my left hand two little fingers?
1 doctor answer • 5 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
Tingling fingers: This sounds like there could be irritation or injury to the ulnar nerve along its pathway down the left arm, around the elbow and into the left hand. There also could be irritation or injury of the nerve roots in the left neck region, primarily the C8 and/or T1 nerve roots. A physical exam, electrodiagnostic testing and possibly an imaging study could help determine the cause of the tingling.
3.8k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Dec 5, 2018
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