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My forearms and hands keep getting numb and tingly?

My forearms and hands keep getting numb and tingly?

Nerve issues: Those symptoms are classic for some sort of nerve entrapment condition. You may have a nerve being irritated anywhere..--> from your neck where the nerves that innervate your arms come out of your spinal cord, to the shoulders, or elbow joints. Get a dr. To do or order an EMG on you and get the diagnosis officially so any proper treatment can occur. Best wishes. ...Read more

Dr. Marvin Ott
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Shaking Hands Or Tremor (Definition)

Shaky hands is a symptom in a person's hand or hands has a tremor (shakiness or small back and forth movements). Shakiness can be present at rest, all the time, or only when the person is trying to use his hands. Causes include, brain problems, nerve problems, muscle problems, medicine effects, drug abuse, etc. ...Read more


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My nerves in hands and face shake?

My nerves in hands and face shake?

Tremor: Several reasons for shaking, and your brief description may be consistent with heredofamilial essential tremor, but could possess hyperthyroidism, or medication reaction. Parkinson's and Wilson's both have specific tremors, and all of the above could be considered. A neurologist will sort out, and guide therapy decisions. ...Read more

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Why are my hands and face tingling and feel numb?

Why are my hands and face  tingling and feel numb?

Hyperventilation: Breathing hard and fast for prolonged periods of time can cause you to exhale too much carbon dioxide which leads to the tingling. Try slowing down your breathing. If not better, time to call call your family doc. ...Read more

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Why do my legs and hands and fingers stiffen?

Why do my legs and hands and fingers stiffen?

See details: It may be related to arthritis. Have the problem evaluated, preferably by a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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Loosing feeling in my hands, feet, arms, and legs quickly.?

Loosing feeling in my hands, feet, arms, and legs quickly.?

Quickly? See PCP now: While there are many things that can cause numbness, the fact that the symptoms are coming on quickly raises some ominous possibilities, including multiple sclerosis and guillan barre syndrome. I would definitely see your primary doctor as soon as possible to guide further evaluation. ...Read more

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What can cause shaky hands and tingling fingers?

What can cause shaky hands and tingling fingers?

See below: The tingling in the fingers can be from a peripheral problem like carpal tunnel syndrome or a central one like a cervical radiculopathy. The shaky hands is a little less specific. It could be related to some central neurologic problem such as parkinsons or other problems in the head. I would seen the neurologist to evaluate the tremors and possible undergo a workup for both symptoms. ...Read more

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Why are my fingers and forearms feeling tingly?

Why are my fingers and forearms feeling tingly?

Nerve compression: Tingling in the fingers is usually the result of a compressed nerve. Most common cause is carpal tunnel syndrome but can also be caused by a herniated disc in the neck. A thorough evaluation is needed and a nerve test may be ordered. ...Read more

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Legs and arms tingling--are they sleep?

Legs and arms tingling--are they sleep?

No: The only organ in the body that really sleeps is the brain. "My arm is asleep" is just an expression referring to the pins-and-needles sensation that one sometimes has, usually as a result of the limb being in an awkward position. If the tingling is frequent or constant, it could be a sign of problems with the nerves in your legs or arms. If this is the case, you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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Being getting tingling and numbness throughout body. Hand, face, feets, fingers, tongue, shoulders and headache and chest pain?

Being getting tingling and numbness throughout body. Hand, face, feets, fingers, tongue, shoulders and headache and chest pain?

Tingling all over: I am sorry this is happening to you. Is there any other personal issues going on ? Sometimes what you describe can be a physical sign of Panic Attacks. ...Read more

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Having chest tightness and numbness in both arms numb and tingly sensation in both arms and hands

Having chest tightness and numbness in both arms numb and tingly sensation in both arms and hands

Although : Although this could be from hyperventilation or a panic attack, there is still a possibility of a heart attack. I recommend that you call 911 and be evaluated at an emergency room. ...Read more

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Why do my arms hands legs feet tingle like there asleep?

Why do my arms hands legs feet tingle like there asleep?

Possible neuropathy: Most common cause of persistent tingling in hands and feet is peripheral neuropathy, and most common cause of that is diabetes. But there are many other causes of tingling, and many causes of neuropathy. A neurologist may help. ...Read more

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Why causes my hands and arms go into pins and needles?

Why causes my hands and arms go into pins and needles?

Carpal Tunnel : Pain, numbness, tingling, weakness and night pain are the most common symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome. http://www.centraljerseyhand.com/carpal-tunnel-syndrome.htm. ...Read more

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Am so fatigued weak arms legs and tingling in foot?

Am so fatigued weak arms legs and tingling in foot?

Go see your doctor: You need a much more thorough examination & evaluation than can be offered online. Fatigue & weakness is multifactorial ie caused by many different things such as depression, anemia, hypothyroidism, kidney disease, etc. Tingling in foot suggests peripheral neuropathy due to diabetes, vitamin deficiency, or physical nerve damage. Weakness in arms & legs suggests spinal cord issue or poor fitness. ...Read more

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Stomach ache, dizziness, fatigue, sweat, tingling of hands and feet and nausea?

Stomach ache, dizziness, fatigue, sweat, tingling of hands and feet and nausea?

See below: These are symptoms that could be potentially serious. Yous should discuss these with your physician. He/she will thoroughly evaluate you and let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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Why do my arms and hands go numb then ache?

Why do my arms and hands go numb then ache?

Many factors: May be diabetes or something completed unrelated like a pinched nerve. You should be promptly evaluated by a physician. ...Read more