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A 25-year-old male asked:

Sir when i was sleeping my right side upper head getting numb and left three fingers too but when i didn't take pillow it is fine and pain in neck too?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 42 years experience
? pinched nerve: in your cervical vertebrae, common, proper posturing is important and physical therapy to strengthen neck muscles, you may want to see a spine specialist, a neurosurgeon specialized in spine diseases, who may order an x-ray / MRI, best wishes
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