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I got sore tingling sensation down both arms my hands have swollen and feel like they on fire and the bones are aching?

Neuropathy: This is possibly carpal tunnel syndrome, where the nerve to the hand gets entrapped at the wrist. Resting and a cock up wrist brace may help. However, if your symptoms involve your arms equally then this may be consistent with a neck or spinal cord condition (disc bulging, demyelination. You should discuss with your physician to consider diagnostic testing if indicated. Hope you feel well soon. ...Read more

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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


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What is causing the burning, tingling, aching sensation in my arms and hands?

What is causing the burning, tingling, aching sensation in my arms and hands?

Arm burning, tinglin: Things that irritate the nerves to your arms most likely. This could be from neck where the nerves exit or in the spinal cord itself, then as the nerves and vessels exit to the arms, compression from anatomy of thoracic outlet, and nerve compression, often at elbow or wrist could cause this. ...Read more

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I have continuous aching in arm and tingling in hands and fingers?

I have continuous aching in arm and tingling in hands and fingers?

See neurologist: Could be myalgia or muscle soreness and aches from different causes and the numbness could be from nerve injury or pinching at specific sites depending on the other symptoms and associated findings in a neurological exam. ...Read more

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What medical condition could be the cause if the right arm and hand are numb, tingling, and sore?

What medical condition could be the cause if the right arm and hand are numb, tingling, and sore?

Pinched Nerve: While there are many causes of arm pain and numbness one of the most common causes is cervical radiculopathy. This occurs when one of the nerves leaving the neck gets compressed as it leaves the spine and travels down the arm. Compression may occur due to degenerative/bulging discs or arthritic bone spurs contacting the nerve. See your physician if these symptoms last longer than 2 weeks. ...Read more

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Can cadpal tunnel extend up into the forearm and upper arm? Tingling in hand. Pain when extending the arm.

Yes: The symptoms of carpal tunnel, on occasion may be misleading, and some pts even experience shoulder aching. All of this represents referred symptoms, and disappears with alleviation of the cts. ...Read more

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I keep waking up with pain on my left side, burning in my shoulder blade, aches down my side and arm, an my hand is tingling?

I keep waking up with pain on my left side, burning in my shoulder blade, aches down my side and arm, an my hand is tingling?

Pinched nerve: Neck pain that runs down the arm or shoulder with or without numbness and tingling sounds like a pinched nerve in the neck. This is usually caused by a protruding disc or bone spur touching one of your spinal nerves as it leaves your neck. This can often improve on it's own with rest and anti-inflammatories, but if your pain lasts greater than one week or gets worse see your physician. ...Read more

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From right shoulder, down arm having aching, numbness. Tingling, hand numb, tingling and swelling female age 47

From right shoulder, down arm having aching, numbness. Tingling, hand numb, tingling and swelling female age 47

Numbness: Numbness and tingling of the extremities are typically seen in peripheral neuropathies. Swelling is a typical symptoms of inflammation. Any history of trauma or rheumatic disease? For a better orientation you need to provide more details!
i think the best option at this point is to go talk to your pcp or your family physician. ...Read more

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Arm and hand numb and tingling I had been turned around backwards for around an hour, my shoulder started hurting. I was sore for 2 days. On the 3rd morning I woke up in severe pain and could not move my arm or hand because of it. My brother had to drive me

Arm and hand numb and tingling I had been turned around backwards for around an hour, my shoulder started hurting. I was sore for 2 days. On the 3rd morning I woke up in severe pain and could not move my arm or hand because of it. My brother had to drive me

Possi injured nerve: I am assuming that your neck was" turned around backwards". If this is so then nerves in the neck seem inflamed. Turning the neck could have injured facet joints in neck and their inflammation is affecting the exiting nerve roots which are nearby. It is likely to take quite some time to heal. ...Read more

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Aching and tingling in right shoulder, down arm into hand, wrist and hand swelling female age 47

Aching and tingling in right shoulder, down arm into hand, wrist and hand swelling female age 47

Numbness: Numbness and tingling of the extremities are typically seen in peripheral neuropathies. Swelling is a typical symptoms of inflammation. Any history of trauma or rheumatic disease? For a better orientation you need to provide more details!
i think the best option at this point is to go talk to your pcp or your family physician. ...Read more

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Both arms hands tingling/aching some weakness. Comes and goes weeks at a time. Upper back pain sometimes. Scared?

Both arms hands tingling/aching some weakness. Comes and goes weeks at a time. Upper back pain sometimes. Scared?

2 main possible cau-: Ses:-
1: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, on both sides, or Ulnar nerve getting pinched at elbows;
2: Referred pain from your Neck/spine where the possible disk lesion might be causing this.
Other causes could be at play. U need to see an Orthopod for proper Diagnosis and treatment.
Meanwhile use a Wrist brace and wear them most of the time, to see whether your numbness/tingling improves.
Good Luck. ...Read more

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Numbness/tingling in arms and swelling/tightness in hands upon waking in morning. Alsoheavy aching spells in arms 4past2yrs. Doc is aware of it/unsure?

Numbness/tingling in arms and swelling/tightness in hands upon waking in morning. Alsoheavy aching spells in arms 4past2yrs. Doc is aware of it/unsure?

Arthritis?: Morning stiffness in the hands can be a sentinel sign of rheumatoid arthritis. Even without abnormal blood tests this can help make the diagnosis. If your primary care doctor has evaluated it and doesn't have a diagnosis, a rheumatologist may be able to help. ...Read more

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I have upper arm tingling and some leg tingling only on right side been six with carpal tunnel. However hands don't hurt or feel numb?

I have upper arm tingling and some leg tingling only on right side been six with carpal tunnel. However hands don't hurt or feel numb?

What is the Question: You may have much more dangerous symptoms tha from carpal tunnel, . Youmust get checked promptly. ...Read more

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I've had upper right arm tingling/pulsing sensations which has turned into ring/pinky finger numbness as well as hand numbness on that side.

I've had upper right arm tingling/pulsing sensations which has turned into ring/pinky finger numbness as well as hand numbness on that side.

Ulnar nerve: The finger numbness you describe corresponds to the distribution of the ulnar nerve. The lack of any real specific information in your post does not allow any more helpful response. Your post is just the beginning of a clinical history, not the end. If you're concerned, in your case HealthTap (or Dr Google) is no substitute for a flesh & blood doctor in a brick & mortar office. ...Read more

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Do lots of computer work. Recent jump in repetitive motion->finger pain, pins needles in arm, tingling in hand, trouble gripping pen. Getting worse.?

Do lots of computer work. Recent jump in repetitive motion->finger pain, pins needles in arm, tingling in hand, trouble gripping pen. Getting worse.?

Repetitive motion: Sounds as though you're developing carpal tunnel syndrome (cts); repetitive wrist motions like keyboarding cause inflammation; nerves (especially the median), & tendons are surrounded by bony tunnel with ligamentous closure; pressure increases on nerve & produces numbness, tingling, weak grasp. Wrist splint may help; ergonomic keyboard; ice, rest, nsaids; if no relief, see orthopedic specialist. ...Read more

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Intermittent claudication from thoracic outlet syndrome by tight scalene? On and off aching arm, cold hand, tingling, weakness. Dr appt next week ok?

Intermittent claudication from thoracic outlet syndrome by tight scalene? On and off aching arm, cold hand, tingling, weakness. Dr appt next week ok?

TOS: If your symptoms are worsening would get evaluated sooner as you need to define if you are experiencing arterial insufficency which needs more immediate attention ...Read more

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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.?

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.?

Not online: Hard to judge these things online but it might be serious. You should at least go to an urgent care today or call your primary for advice. ...Read more

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I am experiencing body aches, arm pain, hand pain and wrist pain. The following also describe me: Finger tingling, Hand numbness, Numbness or ting...

I am experiencing body aches, arm pain, hand pain and wrist pain. The following also describe me: Finger tingling, Hand numbness, Numbness or ting...

Not urgent: I would like to know where your other body aches are and what you do for work and leisure. Do you also have a neck pain? This most likely is a pinched nerve, but based on your answers to my questions above could also be something else ...Read more

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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?

Lle: Possibly coincidental that the left arm and leg are symptomatic unless there is something in the brain causing it. More likely carpal tunnel in hand and pinched mid lumbar nerve or diabetic amotrophy. ...Read more

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29y/o F. Numbness/tingling feet rt hand. Feet cold burning. Upper arm ache to elbow. Labs/mri/emg normal. Mild degenerative disc/ iron10. Flagyl X2 bv?

29y/o F. Numbness/tingling feet rt hand. Feet cold burning. Upper arm ache to elbow. Labs/mri/emg normal. Mild degenerative disc/ iron10. Flagyl X2 bv?

Numbness normal MRI: The fact that MRI/EMG is normal is good news. Did they check thyroid? glucose? sed rate, ANA (autoimmune issues)? lyme titer? Could be reflux or H pylori, low iron Vit D, B12, magnesium, potassium calcium, supplement if low. Check diet: Vegetarian (vit deficiency)? Do you have discomfort with eating (, may be malabsorping)? . Do fingers turn purple? Could be Raynauds. F/U with doctor/urgent care ...Read more

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Sore tingling feeling in left arm from above my elbow to my wrist just started today and it's warm right above my elbow. What do you think is going on?

Sore tingling feeling in left arm from above my elbow to my wrist just started today and it's warm right above my elbow. What do you think is going on?

Many possible causes: The possible causes for these symptoms include malpositioning, elbow trauma, spinal cord injury, plexopathy, peripheral nerve palsy, etc. See your physician to discuss your symptoms in detail. You might be referred to a neurologist. Http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003206.htm ...Read more

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Pain in lower back and up my right arm. Numbness in my right arm tingling in my thumb pointer and middle finger. What do I do?

Pain in lower back and up my right arm. Numbness in my right arm tingling in my thumb pointer and middle finger. What do I do?

See your doc: The low back is not related to the right arm. The arm is most likely a disk herniation at C5-6 and or C6-7 on the right. It can be treated with traction, medication and surgery as a last resort. You can also try injections. ...Read more

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Last night sudden numbing sensation in left arm, fast heart rate, heavy arm, & tingling with movement. Today cold feelin in wrist, forearm, & shoulder?

Last night sudden numbing sensation in left arm, fast heart rate, heavy arm, & tingling with movement. Today cold feelin in wrist, forearm, & shoulder?

Get checked out: Symptoms described are nonspecific. They could be brought on by cardiac causes or they could be related to stress/anxiety with hyperventilation. They could also be brought on by cervical neck issues cause a pinched nerve. ...Read more

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Ache in my left shoulder joint that radiates down arm into a tingling sensation in hand, resulting in numb thumb. I'm a type 1 diabetic w/ Hashimoto's?

Many causes: There are many causes including your known diabetes, Hashimoto's, trauma, plexopathy, radiculopathy, etc. See your physician to explain the symptoms in detail, and if necessary, you may be referred to a neurologist for additional evaluation. Http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000593.htm ...Read more

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Tingling arm, tingling between shoulder blades?

Not sure: If you have a question, nor exactly what it is about. Try re-posting with specifics. ...Read more

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Why is my arm tingling when I play my ukulele?

Why is my arm tingling when I play my ukulele?

Carpal tunnel: There are a number of possibilities, including vascular or more commonly neurological conditions. One if the more common is carpal tunnel syndrome, which is a pinching of the median nerve at the wrist, can cause numbness, and is more common in instrument players. ...Read more

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Tingling in right arm and hand?

Tingling in right arm and hand?

Nerve symptoms: Might be due to carpal tunnel, nerve pinching at elbow (cubital tunnel), but also neck and shoulder may have problems. Sort out and confirm with your doc, and perhaps get confirmatory testing. Occas, bilat symptoms due to some medicines, and rarely an issue with cardiac disease (but over left arm, not the right). ...Read more

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Tingling on arms, hands, what could this be?

Tingling on arms, hands, what could this be?

Nerve compression: Tingling of the arms and hands is usually caused by a nerve compression syndrome, however a detailed evaluation by a hand surgeon or neurologist with nerve tests will identify if there is compression and more importantly where. The syndromes include common conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome which can include symptoms from the hand up to the shoulder and neck. ...Read more

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What does tingling in right arm and hand mean?

Possib pinched nerve: More information is needed. Depending on the location of the tingling, and which fingers are affected, the possibilities include carpal tunnel syndrome, ulnar nerve compression or cervical radiculopathy (pinched nerve in neck). ...Read more