A 30-year-old female asked:
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forearms below elbow up to pinky and ringfinger go periodically numb throughout the day. causes?

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Dr. Cody Mead
Dr. Cody Mead answered
11 years experience Family Medicine
Ulnar nerve: Sounds like ulnar nerve entrapment (funny bone nerve). Try to keep your elbows straight as much as possible and avoid resting your elbows on the arm rests of chairs or on desks. This should help significantly. Good luck! Hope this helps!
Answered on May 6, 2015

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