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New motorcycle, have been leaning on bars whilst riding for the past few months. Over time my left wrist has become weak, with aches when bending.?

New motorcycle, have been leaning on bars whilst riding for the past few months. Over time my left wrist has become weak, with aches when bending.?

Carpel Tunnel: When you tap your left wrist with the second and third fingers of your right hand, does it cause a tingling sensation in the fingers of your left hand? You may have carpel tunnel syndrome. Seek medical attention before permanent muscle damage occurs. ...Read more

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Tree branch fell approx. 4 ft and hit head 5 days ago.  numb and bulging veins left arm, weak pulse left wrist. slurring "s" words was amateur cage fighter pulled arm and chest muscle on left side 3 years ago, has swelling and feeling of pinched nerve und

Tree branch fell approx. 4 ft and hit head 5 days ago.  numb and bulging veins left arm, weak pulse left wrist. slurring "s" words was amateur cage fighter pulled arm and chest muscle on left side 3 years ago, has swelling and feeling of pinched nerve und

Weak : Weak pulse and bulging veins in one limb could indicate a serious problem with the blood vessels in that region. Such problems, which include something called arterial dissection and something called venous thrombosis, could threaten the limb or your life. These sort of symptoms should be evaluated right away. Problems with the large arteries and veins in the neck or in a limb are usually first tested with an ultrasound, using a probe placed on the skin. There is usually no discomfort involved. ...Read more

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I have chronic pain and muscle weakness in my left wrist and I am a 27 year old male ?

I have chronic pain and muscle weakness in my left wrist and I am a 27 year old male ?

See doctor: Or orthopedic doctor for an evaluation do they can diagnose the cause and get you appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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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 more

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Within 5 mins of arms being bent my arm, pinky & ring finger go numb and painful. Every day, night. Left wrist goes weak and drop things. What is this?

Within 5 mins of arms being bent my arm, pinky & ring finger go numb and painful. Every day, night. Left wrist goes weak and drop things. What is this?

Cubital tunnel?: Compression of the ulnar nerve (the "funny bone" at the elbow) can cause symptoms like this. Bending the elbow stretches the nerve...and if there is compression to begin with, this "elbow flexion test" can often reproduce the symptoms you describe. See your doctor or a hand surgeon for a real diagnosis. ...Read more

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What is cause or symptom of left wrist pulsing without pain ?

What is cause or symptom of left wrist pulsing without pain ?

Artery or nerve: Sometimes irritated nerves can cause muscle to twitch or perhaps one of the arteries in your left wrist is closer to the skin. It is nothing to worry about unless you have deteriorated strength or coordination ...Read more

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I feel like I have both tarsal tunnel and carpel tunnel in my left wrist and ankle. I have all the symptoms. How can that happen? Coincidence?

I feel like I have both tarsal tunnel and carpel tunnel in my left wrist and ankle. I have all the symptoms. How can that happen? Coincidence?

Carpal tunnel causes: You are experiencing symptoms at sites of commonly compressible nerves and these are normally affected in patients with disorders such as diabetes, lupus, rheumatoid arthritis,hypothyroidism among others. Have your physician check you by doing blood tests for the above conditions. ...Read more

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Can tendinitis surgery cause carpal tunnel in my left wrist. I just got carpal tunnel surgery on my right? I'm feeling the same symptoms of it on left

Can tendinitis surgery cause carpal tunnel in my left wrist. I just got carpal tunnel surgery on my right? I'm feeling the same symptoms of it on left

Prob Just Bilateral: Often carpal tunnel syndrome is bilateral, so it isn't that surgery on one side causes or leads to the same problem on the opposite side. I assume electrical studies were done and should confirm the diagnosis. ...Read more