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Weak Arms And Shaky Hands
Suddenly very tired, very shaky hands, weak arms and legs, headache, feeling like I'm upside down. Barely lift a jug of milk, must get back in bed?
You could have a stroke, MI, irregular heart beat.
Go to ED. ...Read more
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
Why do my hands shake? I have had shaky hands since my teenage years (now in upper 20s). My arms shake too if I am lifting weights. No shaking at rest
Essential tremor is:
A nervous system disorder that causes a rhythmic shaking, is not a dangerous condition but can worsen with time. ET can affect almost any part of your body, but the trembling occurs most often in your hands — especially when you try to do simple tasks, such as drinking from a glass, tying shoelaces, writing or shaving.
Please get exam with your doctor to rule out other causes & poss Rx. ...Read more
Analysis needed: If weakness is present first, this can result in shaking during attempted exertion. If shaking and weakness occur together, then conditions such as parkinson's disease, hyperthyroidism, excess stimulant use/abuse are possible causes. Essential tremor rarely begins at this age, and is not associated with weakness. See a neurologist. ...Read more
Got epilepsy but I got severe shaky hands on and off what is that I do not think it's weak muscles I don't have the other shaky condition I'm curious?
I'm being tested for ms, I have all the symptoms, heavy limbs, shaky hands, electric shock down neck & hands etc, but MRI is clear, could it still be ms?
MS diagnosis: Although it is possible for someone to have MS and a normal brain MRI, this is not likely. One way it is missed sometimes is if the MS or similar problem occurs in the spinal cord. Sometimes people will ask a person to have an MRI of the cervical spine (neck) when they have the shock sensation and symptoms in the arms. ...Read more
Depends: If you are having some type of neck instability it certainly coould. I hope you have consulted with a neurosurgeon. ...Read more
Neurology Consult: I don't think it is possible to evaluate these complaints without an thorough examination. I recommend either seeing your primary care provider or possibly obtaining neurologic consultation. ...Read more
Dug driveway, heavy shoveling & wheelbarrow use. Pain, numbness, weakness in hands & arms daily life is difficult. Will massages help a pinched nerve?
Herniated disc: Skip the massage and go to the doctor first. The weakness and numbness in the hands is a sign of spinal cord compression. A ruptured disc due to shoveling may be making your "life difficult". A visit to the doctor and an MRI of the cervical spine is a priority before a massage. Do not go to a chiropractor for an adjustment until spinal cord compression is excluded. ...Read more
I routinely wake up every morning with my arms crossed over my chest and my hands feeling weak/numb. What could it be??
Nerve impingement: Hello, it is more than likely that you are impinging nerves in both arms that are causing your symptoms. These nerves control sensation/movement, among other things, and depending on your anatomy/previous history; they can be impinged in certain positions and cause the symptoms you describe. If your symptoms occur at other times, it may be the case that the nerves are irritated at the spine level. ...Read more
Pain that is in my hands pain goes up both arms and goes to the middle of my back between my shoulder blades my upper body feels weak and exahusted?
I feel shaky all the time in hands & arms. Feel weak at times. Doc said this is anxiety? Feel calm however. Heart don't race. Just feel real shaky
My arms and hands feel very weak and tired, I sleep on my left arm all nite every nite and have a lump on the fold of my left arm?
Exam: It is time to get examined and tested by a physician. ...Read more
Why do both my shoulders pop and crack causing pain numdness and weakness in my arms elbows and wrist hands?
What would make my arms so weak that I can't hold my cell phone with one hand. And getting a cramp in the upper part of my left arm?
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?
Weakness in both arms in and hurts Right arm sometimes radiates down to hand & fingers and will have to shake hand hard to feel life in it again.?
Weak & Pain in Arms: Progressive weakness of your limbs should be examined in person with further work up. Need to look and see what is causing your cervical (neck) nerves to manifest these symptoms. Sounds like you might be dealing with some neck pathology at the C5/6, C6/7, and C7/T1 levels. ...Read more
Doctor, for the past 2 days I have been feeling both of my hands and even the arms very weak. When I try to put effort on my fist I don't have energy.?
Weakness bad.: If you have true weakness as you describe you need to see a provider relatively soon. ...Read more
I have weakness throughout my body, most noticeably in my arms and hands, thicker saliva than normal, occasional slight dizziness, and body wide trembling. What could these be symptoms of? I'm not on any medications.
See your doctor: You may have caught a cold or the flu. If your symptoms gradually worsen or don't go away after a day or two you need to see your doctor. If you live in an area that has a lot of mosquitoes you may want to get checked for west nile virus because this is a bad year for it and september is usually a peek month for cases to rise. ...Read more
Hi I am experiencing some issues such as arms being heavy but weak, body jerks I hands and legs, numbness, hands shake when not jerking.?
Exam: You will need a neurological exam. Testing, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment. I suggest a neurological exam. ...Read more
Severe burning sensation and pain in arms, hands, neck, and mid-to-lower back. Extreme weakness in arms and hands. What can I take to ease pain/burning?
Both arms hands tingling/aching some weakness. Comes and goes weeks at a time. Upper back pain sometimes. Scared?
2 main possible cau-:
1: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, on both sides, or Ulnar nerve getting pinched at elbows;
2: Referred pain from your Neck/spine where the possible disk lesion might be causing this.
Other causes could be at play. U need to see an Orthopod for proper Diagnosis and treatment.
Meanwhile use a Wrist brace and wear them most of the time, to see whether your numbness/tingling improves.
Good Luck. ...Read more
I'm taking a calcium blocker but keep have pain and needle feel in my legs and hand an arms. And become weak at time I stop drinking suddenly help?
See below: These are symptoms that could be potentially serious. Yous should discuss these with your physician. He/she will thotoughly evaluate you and let you know what's going on. ...Read more
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