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Hartford, CT
A 32-year-old male asked:

Why does my left leg & arm go numb ? now i can't lay on my side & if i do in a matter of seconds the numbness starts

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Leo Germin
Neurology 44 years experience
See below: Unilateral numbness including arm and leg will require neurological consultation and further diagnostic studies including MRI of the brain. Make an appointment to see your doctor.
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Last updated Apr 25, 2015


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