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Weak Arm And Leg On The Same Side
I am experiencing arm weakness and leg weakness on the right side. I had an MRI and these are the results: Probable area of infarction involving the posterior limb of the left internal capsule. What does it mean?
My b12 levels have been normal but my pain has been progressing. Also I have been getting numbness all over along with leg, hand and arm weakness.
3 rounds leg sclerotherapy, veins recur within 6 months, leg pinching/discomfort, newly visible arm and chest veins & arm weakness, need ultrasound?
Both arm weakness below elbows, both leg weakness below knees.. Plus shaking in hands, on and off last few weeks. Age 26, f... What is wrong with me?
52, fem, leg and arm weakness, neck pain.Now i can barely stay awake while eating.Hands feel spongy and hurt.Can barely walk after sitting for five mins.
Have it evaluated: This issue needs a detailed evaluation to determine the cause and treatment options. You may want to start with a neurologist but do something before the problem continues to increase. ...Read more
Have leg & arm weakness, fatigue & autonomic neuropathy symptoms. Will a VoltGatedCalciumChannel VGCC blood test add any value to my suspicions?
Saline rinse with benzalkonium chloride cause rapid heartbeat/leg/arm weakness/bad dizziness. My pervious saline spray didn't contain that/nosideeffect?
Switch Salines: Sounds like a unique reaction. Switch to the other saline if you tolerated it just fine. You can also just use clean table salt. ...Read more
Bought a sinuflo ready rinse and as soon as i sprayed it up my nose i had rapid heartbeat/leg/arm weakness/ bad dizziness.It has benzalkonium chloride?
Could a .8mm x 2.1 syrinx at t2 cause lower body sweating, dizziness, and leg/arm weakness, in addition to back pain/fatigue?
No: No i think it is more than that. Please see your doctor for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Have leg&arm weakness, fatigue & autonomic neuropathy symptoms .Will +veVoltGatedCalciumChannel VGCC blood test convince GP to refer me to neurologist?
Problems here: It's my guess that the test would be considered "medically necessary" & thus approvable only AFTER conventional neurological workup was inconclusive. Also, isolated LEMS is even rarer (much) than the already very rare lung-ca-associated LEMS. So if you DID get the test & it was positive, chances are you'd be packed off to the oncologist, not the neurologist. ...Read more
I am experiencing frequent urination, knee pain, shoulder pain, arm weakness, arm numbness and wrist pain. The following also describe me: Numbnes...
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What could cause worsening arm weakness and pain? The pain goes down both sides of the back of the elbow, but the whole arm is weak.
What causes severe upper arm weakness, rolled forward shoulders, and winging of the scapula (more pronounced on the left side) in a 30 y.o. female?
There ate many poss-: -ibilies. Winging of the scapula is best tested by doing a wall pushup. If severe winging could be due to nerve injury to the brachial plexus involving the long thoracic nerve of Bell. Seen after breast removal. Because of arm weakness brachial plexus higher up as in TOS can cause this. Seek out a fellowship trained sports medicine orthopedic surgeon 4 exam& images. Hands on exam is needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What would the treatment be for a pinched nerve in the neck, causing worsening arm weakness, and pain on both sides of the back of the elbow?
Stiff, discomfort, feeling pinch all the time at rear skull base (left side) for 10 yr. MRI scan shown disc bulging at C3-4 and C4-5 no arm weakness. anyway to cure this pinch feeling without surgery?
Several poss. causes: Could be illness such as ms, certain autoimmune disorders, every dystrophy, or others. Commonly, it's due to nerve impingement in the neck due to arthritis or disc disease. Other causes include rib, sternal, clavicle or thoracic spine dysfunction, rotator cuff tear, tendinitis and muscle strain, etc. A thorough physical exam, including osteopathic hand-on diagnosis, could provide an answer. ...Read more