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Mentally Spasm Arm
Could be siezures.: Siezures can be manifested by spasms in muscles anywhere. Doesn't have to be like an epileptic siezure where you lose consciousness and bite your tongue. See your doctor! ...Read more
Had RLS for yrs in legs, now arms. Always very painful, and now spasticity, numb, weak, fatigued day & night. Ms is in family. What should I tell neuro?
NEED DIAGNOSIS: You symptoms of spasticity, numbness, and weakness are not consistent with restless leg syndrome, and the pattern of fatigue seems also atypical. You need to describe all of this to the new doctor, as ms could be a consideration, but so could other diseases. Hopefully, your neurologist should readily sort out all of this and start appropriate treatment, but if questions arise, contact us again. ...Read more
Neck pain n muscles in neck spasaming s well as shoulders n arms n pain when moving my head n electric like shocks in back of neck?
Radiculopathy: It sounds like you are having a disc push on the nerves in your neck. You will want to have your physician evaluate your neck, and use ibuprofen or another anti-inflammatory medication. If you are having weakness, or loss of function in your hands or arms seek immediate medical attention. ...Read more
One yr post TB meningitis now my gf is better mentally but she has spasm in her right arm & left leg which is hindering her walk...Can this be treated?
My gf had tb meningitis in july'13, she recovered good mentally but she has spasm in her right arm nd left leg, so she can't walk. Bt both r functioal? Can botox for her am and surgery for leg help?
My gf had tb meningitis in july'13, she recovered good mentally but she has spasm in her right arm nd left leg, so she can't walk. Bt both r functional, Can botox for arm nd surgery for leg help her?
She's 21, hd tb meningitis 1 nd half yr ago. Mentally she has recovered. Bt she's sedative nd hs spasm in left leg so can't walk yet mild weakness in right arm so can't hold firmly. Plz advise a cure
When you feel lazy and it's difficult to lift your arms (feels similar to fatigue), is this a physical or mental condition?
Lazy: If you are indeed lazy, then it is a "mental" thing. If you are not a lazy person normally, but just physically feel lazy and it is not normal to you, it may be a sign of a physical problem that may need to be evaluated. ...Read more
Is an 8 year old self inflicted 1.5 inch cut on your arm be considered mental health issue by the doctor doing your medical exam for Australian visa?
Fainting spells? Multiple occurences, when standing and stretching arms above head, and or yawning. W/ vertigo, fatigue, mental fuzziness, diarrhea
Mental heath question. I am on meds for bipolar an my dr says I'm not ADHD but I can not seat still I move my feet legs arm I think to much help?
Work with a Dr.: You didn't say if the doctor is a psychiatrist or a gp. In either case, you either need to trust them, or seek another who you do trust. It can take some searching sometimes. Once you do trust the doctor - they should help you understand why they choose the drugs they do and don't. It might also be an issue for a neuropsychologist to evaluate. Finally, there may be behavioral strategies - non-med. ...Read more
I have worsening symtoms of fatique, numbness and tingling all over including my head and face at times. Burning pain in arms, legs and spine and recently prickly itching on my back and arms. Mental and memory decline, ringing in ears and seeing and he
22f.have loss of lordosis. Pain in left arm from neck to finger, back pain, chest pain, left ear pain, dizziness, headache, weakness. Sufferning from anxiety nowadays. Feeling weakhearted after fights. Mentally am not stable.
After: Stretches and warm ups, over a exercise ball you do facing down, reverse sit ups, or find a machine at the gym that serves similar purpose. ...Read more
Could be problem: With the nerves coming out of the neck going to the arm. They could be compressed by herniated disks or other entities. See a doctor for a physical exam and diagnosis. ...Read more
What could be the cause of the whole of your body spasming just as you are drifting off to sleep?
For a week I've been having spasming in my left side. Kidney area it's not painful just uncomfortable. What can it be?
I have never had this happen before, but the other night I was woken up by my left calf spasming an tightening really painfully. What could this be?
Might have rectal spasming. Have 1 internal hemmorhoid, possible fissure. Can't tell if I am spasming, but the pain I feel is in bursts. What can I do
Anal Fissure: Nothing. Keep your bowels moving. Keep the area as clean as possible and let the tissue heal. No more anal play until you are better. ...Read more
Toe hurts: Sometimes the spasm is the overuse of the intrinsic muscles of the foot. See your podiatrist as it may indicate a biomechanical abnormality. ...Read more
Pinched nerve: At your age neck pain that runs down the arm with or without spasms and heaviness 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
The muscles in my lower back have been spasming for a couple hours now without pain. What could be the cause?
What are some reasons for frequent and tense spasms predominantly in the right arm but throughout the upper body?
After gallblddr removal I have severe pain upper stomch. Lasts abt 5-8hrs/episode feels like intestnes are severly spasming. Wht cld it b?
Bile leak: I always worry about a bile leak after a cholecystectomy. I would be urgently evaluated by the surgeon who performed the surgery, if it continues to be of discomfort for you through the night, have a very low threshold for being emergently evaluated in the emergency department by an ER doctor. Be well. ...Read more