A 44-year-old member asked:
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how come my hands always go numb at night?

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Dr. David Hardin
36 years experience Wound care
Which part?: The most common reason for this would be carpal tunnel in which case your 1st 3 or 4 fingers would go numb. Try a carpal tunnel splint at night for a while. It is possible you might need an injection in your wrist. See a pmr doctor or orthopedic surgeon.
Answered on Jun 27, 2018

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