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Weak Thumb Symptoms
Ive had an annoying twitch in my right thumb for two days. Its not painful or showing any sign of weakness. Should I be concerned and see a dr?
No worries right now: No need to push panic buttons. Sometimes, a part of the body gets into a "twitchy mood" for no apparent reason & it goes on even for a couple of days as you describe but then, stops. Generally, nobody will be able to find a cause and life goes on. You may wish to avoid using that hand to hold grenade pins down and defer being the RACE TIMER for your kid's track meet until it stops. LOL. ...Read more
My left fingers are weak weaken and curved. My right thumb has a bulge. Could it be something serious?
My left thumb has been twitching all day continually the the past 3 days. My arm is weak and at times feels heavy. Should i be worried?
YES: You don't give your age or any history, but if you are over about 40 or have had any neck or head injury or smoke or have any high blood pressure, cholesterol problems or are on BCPs or have any family history that makes you susceptible to stroke, you need to be seen. NOW! It may be absolutely nothing. Or it could be devastating. Don't take any chances. You're covered, please go get an exam! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer