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My Left Hand Keeps Going Numb
If: Your right ear is getting numb, have neurological evaluation. ...Read more
Left hand numbness/tingling in one single day than it subsides but it stays all one single. Could it be related with anxiety/stress? No other sym F, 32
Cause of left hand numbness, pain near sternal/rib joint with deep inspiration and sob. Cardiac work-up clean. What else could it be?
Hand numbness: Could be two separate issues. Hand numbness could be carpal tunnel syndrome and chest pain could be costochondritis (like arthritis). Spine problems or other problems at the junction of the chest and neck could theoretically cause both symptoms, but less likely. Your primary care physician may help our may refer to a hand/upper extremity surgeon or neurologist. ...Read more
Hi Doctor, left hand numbness while sleeping. Though used wrist cover, still has it. He gets tired and now he can hear ticking when he bend fingers?
?????: Sorry, only part of your post is understandable. So this isn't about you, this is about "him"? You really need to have "him" see a doctor who can have an actual conversation with "him" and examine "him" because I doubt you'll get any kind of satisfactory answer this way. Your English is not good enough. Preferably see a doctor who speaks "his" native language, eh? ...Read more
I wake up with hand numbness, I have to shake them to be able to use them besides having pain in my upper left back, should I be worried?
Numbness: You may be laying on your hands. May try pillow supporot on lay on your back ...Read more
Be seen: There are multiple possibilities and they may or may not be related. Consider being seen for a thorough evaluation. ...Read more
Periodic left forearm bicep and hand numbness tight shoulder when I look straight down back feels tight goes away after I take my ativan (lorazepam)?
Having numbness in the right hand numbness in the left leg fell and broke tail bone about 10 years ago. I smoke and drink what could this be?
22 yrd old f, history of migraines, new symptoms of left arm and hand numbness, blurry vision, & sharp head pain waking me up at night--is this bad?
Left side of my head hurts badly every now and then, with dizziness feeling and sometimes, I wake up with hand numbness and my legs hurt when driving?
See your PCP: For consultation, tests and possible referral to a neurologist. ...Read more
Doubt pregnancy: Could be carpel tunnel. That usually has a repitive motion history. Numbness usually. Means a nerve that has pressure on it. Different nerves got to various parts of the hand. Pressure at the elbow or wrist can caused hand numbness. I have not seen that associated. With pregnancy. ...Read more
Left arm pain, right hand numbness/tingly (morning). Left side neck sore when turning to left side. Right side temporal headache. Cbc was normal?
Neck pain: Left neck/arm pain suggest a cervical disc or arthritis but at your age would need a prior history of neck injury. If not, check for systemic arthritis with RA, C-reative Protein and sed rate. The hand problem could be a carpal tunnel problem or alar entrapment. You symptoms should not be ignored. Check with a real doc. ...Read more
19 years old female injuried left shoulder blade 2 weeks ago, now I am having left arm/hand numbness tingeling and turning purple. Left breast swelling?
Numb and tingle:
Numbnesss and tingling can be caused by issues directly related to the hand, wrist and upper extremity but there can also be indirect or systemic issues that can cause this. While carpal tunnel syndrome is common and a hand surgeon or orthopedic surgeon takes care of this, the other issues, circulation, referred pain, neck causes, nerve issues not related to compression, other types of nerve compression, arthritis, trauma, and a host of other issues including medications you are taking can come in to play. While a hand surgeon may be well versed to care for this, if you have a primary care physician do not leave them out of the loop.
If you r pcp agrees then a hand surgeon or an orthopedic or plastic surgeon who takes care of hand issues can be very helpfulto anyone with numbness or tingling in one hand. ...Read more
This could be a sign: Of stroke. I'd recommend u proceed to the er right away. Take care! ...Read more
You need more than: Advice - you need an in-person medical assessment. Take care. ...Read more
Peripheral nerve inj: Ury is likely. If you hit your elbow for example, several of your fingers could be numb for a while. ...Read more
Is numbness occurring in left hand probably due to shoulder problems? If so, what does this signify?
I'm having multiple problems one it's my left hand it gets numb and hurts real bad feel like pins in my hand what can I take?
See a hand surgeon:
Hand numbness can be caused by irritation or compression of one of the nerves in your arm. A hand surgeon can help to diagnose the cause of your numbness based on your symptoms, history, physical exam, and imaging studies. Some common causes of hand numbness include:
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Brachial plexus disorder
Multiple Sclerosis ...Read more
My question is when I get stressed why is it that it causes my left hand to start to feel weak and a lot times go numb?
At work one night on my break I took a nap and was sleeping on my left hand now the side of my left hand has a numbness that comes and goes.
Normal: Give it some time to return to normal ...Read more
Hi I was a little worried about this numb feeling in my left hand on the side of pinky finger going down that side but it is only my left hand?
Ulnar neuropathy?: The symptoms you describe are typical for trouble with the ulnar nerve. This is the nerve that travels along the inner elbow and causes the 'funny bone' sensation when the elbow is hit in a certain way. Sometimes the nerve can get pinched in the elbow and surgery can relieve the pressure. An EMG/NCS test can determine if this is what is going on. Good luck! ...Read more