A 24-year-old female asked:
Tingling numbness in hand and last 2 fingers when putting pressure on my bent elbow. starts almost instantly.?
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Family Medicine 25 years experience
Ulnar neuropathy : The ulnar nerve is the nerve that you whack when you hit your "funny bone" best treatment is not resting on it, trying to keep your arm straight, and an anti inflammatory.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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