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Numbness And Tingling In Both Arms And Hands
I have numbness and tingling in both legs from the knee downward, and the same in both arms which has very gradually become more persistent.
What causes burning neck pain that radiates down both arms? Along with numbness and tingling in the neck? The burning pain at times is unbearable
Numbness tingling across both shoulders and down both arms into hands. As well as feeling light-headed. Should I be concerned?
Numbness/tingling start at shoulders n go to hands (both arms). Arms feel weak and heavy. Comes and goes as it wants. More often now. Ideas?
I have a herniated disc in my neck, I get numbness down both arms to my hands. I can feel tingling all down R arm this morning. Is this normal?
Can a herniated disk in the low back area cause numbness and tingling in the arms and hands? Mri of neck was neg, no abnormalities shown.
No: Herniated disc of the low back can cause numbness and tingling in one leg (rarely both), but not in the arms. 25% of americans have herniated disc in the lumbar spine without any symptoms. Seek the help of a rehabilitation physician who can sort out the nerve, muscle and soft tissue problems that can produce your symptoms. ...Read more
Lightheaded for 3 months now numbness and tingling in arms, legs, feet, hands. No doctor can find anything wrong. Im terrified! Any advice?
Depends on workup:
No need to be terrified; your taxes are still due on April 15 aren't they? Or are you getting a refund? Are you getting your BILLIONS BACK THIS YEAR? The fact is you're 22, young, & spry & on edge a bit from the sound of things. BREATHE & realize that when doctorS don't find anything then, you may be letting anxiousness get the best of you.
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Severe back pain, numbness and tingling in feet arms hands swelling in thighs, feet, hands and upper arms. Rapid weight gain around belly?
See your doctor: It's important with all these symptoms mentioned that you seek evaluation with your primary care doctor to figure out what could be causing all these symptoms. There are various things that could result in some of those symptoms. It may not be only one cause. It could have some vascular component, a metabolic component, a neurologic component, nutrient deficiency component, or none-of-the-above. ...Read more
I have had numbness and tingling and pain in my hands for about 2 yrs now. It does it for no reason and now my left arm is starting to do the same.
Neck problem: Its most likely a neck problem. Depending on your age it could also be a brain problem. You need to see a neurolgist. ...Read more
I 've had numbness and tingling in my right hand for a while now. My right arm gets numbness and tingling too. I experience no pain at all.?
Neuropathy: Numbness and tingling(paresthesias) in the hand and arm can be due to nerve compression in several areas: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome(from pinched nerve in wrist), Ulnar Neuropathy(nerve compression at elbow) and Cervical radiculopathy(compression in the neck) For more information on CTS see: http://bit.ly/1xTEkXx Neuropathy: http://bit.ly/1pAbbJw Cervical radiculopathy: https://bit.ly/1yPwhcG ...Read more
I have arm numbness and tingling in my left arm but also sometimes my right arm. My hand also feels like it wants to cripple up. I'm only 26 years old.
Arm numbness: Numbness in the arms often occurs from sleeping with the arms bent or working in a job with a lot of repetition. Other frequent causes include spinal stenosis or compression of the spinal cord. Diabetes, low B12 levels, and low thyroid function are common causes too. A neurological evaluation and a nerve conduction test can identify the cause of the numbness. ...Read more
Hi. I have been having numbness and tingling down my left arm for 2 to 3 months. It's not a constant sensation. It happens on and off throughout the day. Sometimes, I think it originates from the palm of my hand, then sometimes my elbow, and sometimes
For the past few days I've been experiencing pain in my right arm and elbow with numbness and tingling of the hand and fingers. What could this be?
Computer geek?: Computer geek? Also consider your long computer key tappings and you're sitting posture on the chair...if that is your answer...consider you are saved...by correcting the problems... ...Read more
Hello. I have been having numbness and tingling in my arm, wrist, and hand. I have a carpal boss and am having it removed. What is the recovery time?
2 week to 3 months: Reduction of numbness and tingling can occur within a few days. However, swelling and tightness in the hand and fingers can take several weeks. If tightness persists beyond two months, consult your surgeon. A steroid injection into the hand may help complete healing. ...Read more
Right hand swelled while running and fingertips turned purple. Also, having numbness and tingling in arm and hand over 24 hours now?
Please have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility to see what needs to be done as soon as possible.
Things should go alright. ...Read more
Sudden severe left shoulder pain that radiates down left arm x1.5 hrs. Numbness and tingling in arm and hand. No injuries or cardiac Hx. Causes?
With numbness and tingling in hands and feet, and limited movement in right arm, naseous, should I go to ER or schedule appt?
Thumbs and eye twitching. Numbness and tingling and prickly pain starting in hand and feet and work its way up to arm and legs. Can't walk or move?
Multiple problems: See u pcp for evaluation and work up. ...Read more
How likely am i to be diagnosed with ms? I originally went to the doctor for numbness and tingling in my hand and foot and have gotten severe pain in my opposite arm and hip on two occasions. One white spot was found on my brain mri, minor degenerative c
Hard to say: One white spot on brain MRI is nonspecific. If it is in a particular area (corpus callosum) it would be more concerning, otherwise it could have been from prior brain infection (encephalitis) or trauma (shearing injury). Your symptoms are a bit more worrisome. Perhaps a spinal fluid analysis will help. Neurology consult would be useful. ...Read more
Pain in my hands, tingling numb sensation that radiates to both arms, and the middle of my back. The upper part of my body feels weak and exhausted?
Neck problems: These symptoms can be easily related to problems with your cervical spine. I would go an consult a spine surgeon and ask for an evaluation. ...Read more
Usually just have joint pain. Sle. Recently both arms/hands go numb/tingling. Muscle pain all over body. Severe in arms. Possible causes?
See your physcian: As this could be related to your sle and it could be progressing to affect peripheral nerves as it sometimes does. This could also lead to raynauds and there will be specific treatments to this as well. Discuss with you physician what acute med options are right for you and to prevent issues with raynauds. ...Read more
Neck shoulder: Have your neck checked. Shoulder problems can radiate to the elbow but not as far downstream as the forearm or hand. ...Read more