A 34-year-old female asked:
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My hand became numb (like the muscles locked) while i saw busy doing dishes . it took maybe half a minute. can itbe stroke?

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Dr. Moris Girgis
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Frequency: How frequent? Is it related to the position of the hands? Change in the color?
Answered on Nov 27, 2017

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