A 34-year-old member asked:
I pulled my trap i think but i have a tingling feeling in my elbow, forearm, palm of hand, thumb and index finger, what's wrong?
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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Nerve stretch: Injury to the shoulder followed by numbness or pain in the hand could indicate stretch or injury to the nerves around the shoulder. These often resolve spontaneously.
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neurology 49 years experience
Nerve injury: You seem to have injured either ulnar or median nerve in forearm or wrist. You may need ncv and EMG test.
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Last updated Sep 21, 2017
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