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Right Wrist Weakness
Left wrist weakness with no tingling/numbness. Pain/discomfort when wrist is rubbed at base of the thumb and when bent. Emg, X-ray and MRI are normal.
Still can be nerves: Even a mild case of carpal tunnel can be bothersome and sometimes elude emg. Also may be nothing. Your radial sensory nerve is right at the location you describe and sits right on top of that bone. Truth is, I have the same problem as you. It's like hitting your funny bone. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Rt shoulder hangs low and have slight hand and wrist weakness but good muscle strength in arm. Clean ncs and emg but still feels awkward. Cause?
Shoulder injury: Perhaps, you injured your shoulder on that side some time ago and it never healed properly or left you with mild weakness in the hand and wrist without being severe enough to be detected on emg/ncv studies. Rehabilitation exercises may improve function. Have you had radiographs of the shoulder? ...Read more
I have arm/wrist/hand weakness on my right arm and my forearm cramps up a lot, plus i get spasms in my upper arm. What could cause this?
Spasms and weakness: This could be related to thyroid and/or electrolyte levels (sodium, magnesium, potassium, etc.) but usually this is global not specifically in one arm or leg. You should first be evaluated by a medical professional as this could be a symptom of a nerve root being compressed from a disc, seizure or stroke which could be very serious. Make sure you warm up and stretch to decrease spasms. ...Read more
Fractured wrist 2 years ago. I've been feeling pain and weakness lately. It appears and disappears. Can't hold anything heavy for long. Is it normal?
See your doctor: Talk this over with your doctor. He/she may recommend surgical removal. ...Read more
I had numbness in my wrist/arm suddenly as I was sitting. I was wondering what happened? There's was no weakness anywhere but it's been hours.
Hi, I fell on my wrist around 3 months ago. The swelling has gone down but I still have persistent pain, numbness and weakness around the area.
You might have: fractured it so get an xrayGet a more detailed answer ›
Pain but not weakness starting in both wrists and calves during normal use, getting worse over past few days. 20s, no sports, no injuries. Concerned?
# of things - Dx 1st: Joint weakness can result from a number of different reasons. Get a diagnosis first. I would seek the attention of an orthopedic surgeon. One in your area can be found at www.Aaos.Org. ...Read more
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