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A 34-year-old female asked:

Numb& tingling down outside of right arm, hand & fingers, &can radiate to whole hand. sometimes right shin& top of foot - worst is inner side. sometimes left hand or foot. intermittent. good a1c, cbc, thyroid, b12, folate, bp. caused by my scoliosis?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 54 years experience
Suggest you have right arm and right leg evaluated via EMG/ NCV testing to evaluate pinched nerves in limbs. Perhaps a visit to neurologist for examination will help pinpoint your problems. Your scoliosis is not the answer.
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