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Constant Tingling In Left Hand
Determine cause: While many of your friends may be quick to diagnose this as carpal tunnel, you should seek evaluation to determine if this needs testing prior to splinting. ...Read more
I am having some minor chest pains that runs down my left arm, also with my left hand tingling. I am a 57 year old female. What do you think this is?
Emergency room: The are symptoms concerning for a cardiac event. You need to be evaluated by a qualified health professional emergently. ...Read more
See below: These symptoms could be serious and need to be thoroughly evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
I have my left hand tingling (it has been 3 days) and today my eye is red) what is the problem? And are the 2 symptoms related?
Left hand tingling and brief numbness while practicing clarinet? Also right hand wrist and thumb pain that's hours after playing? Overuse?
Left arm ache, left hand tingling, pain with deep breath left scapula and left anterior chest wall. Worse with lying down and activity of L UE.?
Sudden sharp pain above the left breast. I have constant left shoulder and arm pain as well as tingling in left hand from my thumb to my middle finger?
Chest pain?: It sounds to me like you should be evaluated to rule out a heart attack right away. Better safe than sorry. ...Read more
Why would my left hand be tingling constantly? Its really uncomfortable what can I do I lessen this feeling?
I've had pain and tingling in my left hand now for 2 days and it is pretty constant. What could be the cause of this?
Hard to say: Could be from impingement, caused by something as benign as sleep position. Consider that type of cause, including overuse, and see your Dr. If it doesn't resolve. ...Read more
Left hand fingers tingling constantly for weeks. Tested negative for cts. Primarily right handed so don't think it's overuse? Anything to worry about?
Must have some cause:
If an EMG was performed and showed no peripheral nerve injury then one should consider a central cause. This is particularly true if you have any symptoms in your left leg or face.
If an EMG was not performed then pay attention to the fingers involved as the ulnar nerve could be the source and affects the last two fingers of the hand.
Please consider meeting with a neurologist to get an answer. ...Read more
Tingling in middle and ring finger on left hand, not constant, only on occasion, no other symptoms or pain. Should I be worried?
Having pain on my left side been going on for a few days now. Now I have numbness on the ring finger of my right hand, tingling. I am 34 f?
Need: Clarification of location of the pains and more info as to activities etc which might be contributing to your issue ...Read more
Left arm has been in a tri-cep cramp/burning and hand tingling. Also top of for-arm is burning. This has been going on for over a week. Help!
Normal stressecho, agatston score of 0.5, good chol/hdl/ldl, bp120/80-130/80. Overweight. Left elbow to hand tingling. What could this be? TIA?
If anxiety/tension/fear, mild nerve pain in left chest, shoulder and hand (tingling sensation for one nerve in hand). What could be the reason?
Can not state: With certainty. This is one situation in which medical evaluation needs to be done to ensure that there is not an underlying medical condition. If tingling sensation of hand is not exclusive to panic attacks - then neurological assessment is likely indicated. This will allow for determination of whether symptoms are related to anxiety/ panic. ...Read more
Pain in the following areas: ribs, shoulders, hips, right hand, tingling pain in left leg calf, worse with stress, hot baths only relief! Help?
Sharp radiating pain in left thigh, muscle spasms in left leg, left leg very restless at times. Left arm strong ache in it with hand tingling. Only 22?
Paresthesias: Paresthesias refers to tingling secondary to nerve irritation. One of the most common causes for paresthesias in the hand is carpal tunnel syndrome. The next would be an ulnar neuropathy. And lastly the differential would include cervical spine disease. Vascular disorders would be unusual as both hands would likely be involved. Similarly, a peripheral neuropathy prefers the lower extremities. ...Read more
Tingling in left hand and toes. Now a few days later tingling in both feet and not in hands. What could cause this?
Need more specifics: Do you have any systemic illness or diseases? When does this happen? Is it constant? What helps it go away? Are there any aggravating factors? Have you ever had this prior to the recent incident? Were you laying down or in a position where your left side was facing downwards? ...Read more
I am feeling tingling in left hand's last 2 finger (ring finger and small one) and near forearm. I am 24 year old male. Smoking from 6+ years. Plz help?
Ulnar Nerve injury?:
It may be caused by ulnar nerve injury. Ulnar nerve comes down comes down through elbow to inside of the forearm and supplies these two fingers that is pinky and pinky side of ring finger, it can be mild injury or a cyst oe small growth
oher possibility is a pinched nerve coming from nek due to herniated disc
get it checked by your doctor or a neurologist to find what is causing this. ...Read more
Lumbar region pain which radiates down his left front thigh and sometimes down back of leg for 4 months. Also tingling in left hand when lies on right?
Numbness & tingling in left hand started after long flight. It's been 1 week -tingling & numbness have increased even w/ exercise - no chest pain. Is nerve damage possible if this continues? Thx!
Doubt it: But could be carpal tunnel. Best to have it checked out so the right diagnosis and treatment plan just for you can be made! ...Read more
I fainted in shower yesterday. Very lightheaded, nauseous, blue lips and tingling in left hand afterward. What could cause this? Only out for seconds.
Tingling in left hand and leg for 3 weeks. Neurologist said its likely from nerve compression. MRI and blood tests clear. Best way to treat?
MRI of what?: If you are really having paresthesias in both limbs on the left for exactly the same length of time and simultaneously, it's not nerve compression, unless you misunderstood your neurologist. WHAT nerve is compressed? If the neurologist can't name the nerve, get another opinion. ...Read more
Headaches, front of head, all day. Random tingling in left hand and foot. Single twitches in left shoulder, hand, leg, and foot. What is going on?
Probably ok: Based on your age, there's probably nothing to worry about. However, I would see your doctor and ask to be referred to a neurologist for an exam. He will probably order an MRI of the brain to double check for any problems (if your exam is entirely normal, he may not order any testing, but just monitor your symptoms). ...Read more