A 28-year-old male asked:
Help pls.. Last night i thought i ws having heart attack. My body was numb with tingling. Hands were closing due to numbness (i have hist of anxiety)?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook answered
40 years experience in Pediatrics
Hyperventilation : Due to anxiety will cause all of these symptoms . The biochemical.changes from hyperventilation cause numbness and can lead to muscle spasm s causing hand closing .
Answered on Oct 16, 2016
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