Doctor insights on:
Stomach Numb Mean
What does it mean when your stomach feels numb does that mean am pregnant but I've haven't had sex?
Stomach numb: Multiple serious conditions can show this such as Mutiple sclerosis, guillian barre syndrome, spinal cord tumors, neuromyelitis optica, neurofibromatosis, spinal shock, meningoencephalomyelitis, transverse myelitis, HTLV1 infection, tight bras and or girdle, spinal shock post trauma, spinal hematoma. If the problem is acute go to ER and if ongoing see physician for MRI and spinal tap minimally. ...Read more
What does it mean when my right abdomen pulsates for a few seconds then goes numb for a minute. Its happened a few times over just two days.
Nerve impingement: Is a very common problem, affecting about 10-12% percent of the adult population in the us. Nerve impingement can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc or encroached upon by bony overgrowth. Rec.: see an interventional pain management specialist for further investigation. ...Read more
Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more
I had a total abdominal hysterectomy in April 2013. I am numb below the cut. Is this normal? Does this mean I have nerve damage?
What could the following symptoms mean. Tingling in upper abdomen, tingling and numbness in both hands. ..Feel really hot and sweating a lot...
Thyroid: This could be from thyroid disease. But there are other possibilities. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
I have stomach numb and last week I've had a spotting but now even my breast feels like cramping. What does it mean? Thank you.
Not sure what you mean about "stomach Numb" Please elaborate. Where is the spotting and what do these have to do with Breast Isuues
No.: This wouldn't be a sign of anything wrong with the baby. More than likely it's from the stretching of superficial nerves that supply the skin of your abdomen, which is a normal thing with pregancy. If it persists, mention it to your OB when you see them again. ...Read more
Neuropathy: Numbness and tingling is a symptom of neuropathy (nerve damage). That can have numerous causes from benign and self limiting to serious conditions. If it is a recent observation, wait and it may resolve spntaneously. If it persists, increases or recurs then do see your pcp for a thorough history and examination. ...Read more
Abdominal pain: If this is an acute problem, go to the emergency room now. If this is a chronic problem, you need a good physical exam and some studies to find the problem. ...Read more
I have had moderate discomfort/pain in right side of abdomen for a week. Now today the entire right quadrant of my abdomen is numb. Any ideas?
Very strange symptom: UAdler, you are of an age where seemingly minor abdominal complaints could be quit serious. I would advise you to seek a medical examination, ESPECIALLY if you have high blood pressure, diabetes, arthritis, or any other medical conditions or have any changes at all in your appetite or bowel habits. Better safe than sorry. Good luck! ...Read more
My left lower side of my stomach has went numb for a while after sitting down watching tv at night I've notices it twice now and its kinda odd?
Neurologist: If it was truly numb, you shopuld see a neirologist. This is not normal. ...Read more
We humans often get strange nerve symptoms that come and go and are mere normal variations of our experience.
However, sometimes this innocent sounding "numbs left of stomach" can be the first warning sign of something serious like guillan barre, transverse myelitis, vasculitis, myelopathy... So never want to make light of symptoms such as this, still in all likelihood nothing would be found here ...Read more
Numbness in lower left back and lower left abdomen for several days...no pain or tingling at all.?
Pinched nerve?: Sounds like a spinal nerve may be affected. In the mid-portion of the spine, these run from the spine around the flank to the chest or abdomen. This can result from something pushing on the nerve, like a displaced vertebral disc or a tumor, or from an inflammatory process like shingles. In the case of shingles, usually a painful rash will develop in the area within a few days. See Dr if persists. ...Read more
Numbness in my stomach with slight pain from time to time... Going on for about 2 days... Any suggestions?
Numbness on left side of abdomen, comes and goes, more often when moving or bending. What could be causing this?
After masturbation I had a slight pain in my left abdomen and now I'll describe it as maybe slight numbness, could I have pulled something?
On the 22 I had a really sharp pain in my lower left abdomen that kept me in bed. Pain dulled but stayed then turned to numbness as of today. Cause?
How old are you?: Age is a major factor in determining what caused this pain. The problem could vary from constipation to diverticulosis, a condition that could lead to complications if you aren't on a proper diet. If the pain persist or become worse, I advise you to see your local doctor. Make sure you drink plenty of water and fluids. Add more fiber to your diet. Eat some fruits or vegetables and try excerising ...Read more
Yes.: This is a somewhat common occurrence with c-sections. If you are still having these symptoms two years after the procedure, most likely it will be permanent. ...Read more
Have had pain on my right side back and mid abdomen. Now have numbness on my upper right abdomen, what could it be?
Unanswerable here: This forum is inadequate to appropriately tackle this question. Call your doctor. ...Read more
My abdomen around and below my belly button feels numb? And I've felt bloated for about a week now. What could it be?
My lower right abdomen has a sharp pinch pain in one spot for months. It has a strange consistency and the skin seems to be a bit numb?
See a physician: You need an abdominal exam by a physician to determine the cause of your symptoms or if you need any further testing. Take care. ...Read more