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Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
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Arms Tingling (Overview)

Arms tingling is a symptom in which a person has tingling or "pins & needles" sensations, maybe with some numbness, in one or both arms. Tingling can be due to a nerve problem.


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What causes tingling in arms and hand?

What causes tingling in arms and hand?

Cervical spondylosis: Many causes: a) peripheral neuropathies produced by diabetes b) toxic neuropathies produces by chemotherapeutic agents; c) arthritis of the neck producing compressions of the nerve roots; d) hyperventilation and anxiety. It can be a benign symptom but i would recommend to see a neurologist to exclude common causes of neuropathy or neck pathology. ...Read more

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Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
35 doctors shared insights

Arms Tingling (Overview)

Arms tingling is a symptom in which a person has tingling or "pins & needles" sensations, maybe with some numbness, in one or both arms. Tingling can be due to a nerve problem.


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Legs and arms tingling--are they sleep?

Legs and arms tingling--are they sleep?

No: The only organ in the body that really sleeps is the brain. "My arm is asleep" is just an expression referring to the pins-and-needles sensation that one sometimes has, usually as a result of the limb being in an awkward position. If the tingling is frequent or constant, it could be a sign of problems with the nerves in your legs or arms. If this is the case, you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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I've had symptoms of muscle weakness in the legs and arms, tingling in legs, aches, light headed, fatigue. What is this?

I've had symptoms of muscle weakness in the legs and arms, tingling in legs, aches, light headed, fatigue. What is this?

Complex, but: Consider there could be a developing peripheral neuropathy, and perhaps underlying cause such as pernicious anemia or thyroid disease. But your complaints could be indicative of multiple sclerosis or other types of central nervous system dysfunction. Do not worry regarding above comments, be pro-active, see a doctor and get this addressed. ...Read more

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I suffer anxiety and started having tingling in both arms, tingling in upper left chest and some back discomfort? When taking my medicine it subsides

I suffer anxiety and started having tingling in both arms, tingling in upper left chest and some back discomfort? When taking my medicine it subsides

Anxiety shows itself: In may ways. Once can mentally obsess over things that frighten the person or do behaviors to keep danger away, e.g., ritual behaviors, checking and re-checking. Physically there can be heart palpitations, shortness of breath, sweating, sleeplessness, etc. Please go to a mental health professional for support if you think you have an anxiety disorder. ...Read more

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Legs and arms tingling--are they sleep?

No: The only organ in the body that really sleeps is the brain. "My arm is asleep" is just an expression referring to the pins-and-needles sensation that one sometimes has, usually as a result of the limb being in an awkward position. If the tingling is frequent or constant, it could be a sign of problems with the nerves in your legs or arms. If this is the case, you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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Periodicaly I feel my arms tingling, from my elbow to the ring and little finger, I feel it in both arms. Some advice? Could be a sign for something?

Tingling in hand: The distribution of your symptoms suggest ulnar nerve impingement. You need to see your doctor and consider getting a nerve conduction study. ...Read more

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What is the cause of chest pains, legs and arms tingling, light head?

What is the cause of chest pains, legs and arms tingling, light head?

See your Doc: At your age heart disease is a possibility. This should be ruled out first. Anxiety and hyperventilation can do it too but why take the chance. See your dr. As soon as you can please. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Tingling (Definition)

Tingling is a pins and needle like sensation anywhere on the body. May also be termed paresthesia. Can experience when elbow is bumped (funny bone), or even from frostbite. On its own, unlikely significant but may be part of nerve pathology from ...Read more