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What causes your arms to tingle?

What causes your arms to tingle?

Depends: There are several possible causes, but the most common are due to compression of the nerves in your neck, shoulder, elbow, or hand. You may need furthur testing to pinpoint the cause. ...Read more

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What causes my eyelid to twitch?

What causes my eyelid to twitch?

Ocular irritation: Likely causes of twitching of the eyelid (eyelid myokymia )are related to ocular surface irritation, whether its from dry eyes, eyelid inflammation, allergies, dust, wind, medications, or stress. First trial artificial tears 4-6 times per day. Warm compresses and lid massages may also help. See an eye md if these don't help. ...Read more

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What causes your hands to tremble?

What causes your hands to tremble?

Essntial trmors: If that is the only symptom you have it is probabely a coindition called essential tremors which can be easily trated with meds but there can be other causes like anxiety, overactive thyroid and certail madications can do it too so have it checked. ...Read more

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What would cause my hands to draw and fingers to twitch uncontrollably?

What would cause my hands to draw and fingers to twitch uncontrollably?

A few possibilities: There a re a number of possibilities. A common cause would be hyperventilation- breathing faster or deeper than normal can result in these complaints. Try breathing into a paper bag for a few minutes to relieve symptoms. There are other potential concerns including calcium and electrolytes. This issues needs to be fully evaluated by your MD to give you the correct answer to your problem ...Read more

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What causes your eye to twitch?

What causes your eye to twitch?

Cause is uncertain: Trembling of an eyelid, which happens in normal people, is called myokymia (an involuntary, spontaneous, quivering of a few muscle cell bundles within a muscle). Myokymia starts and stops spontaneously. In the eyelids, it can last a few minutes to a few days. One should see an ophthalmologist (md eye doctor) if such symptoms persist, keep recurring, or are combined with any other symptoms. ...Read more

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What could cause my finger to keep twitching?

What could cause my finger to keep twitching?

Many things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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What causes fingefrs of hand to stiffen suddenly?

What causes fingefrs of hand to stiffen suddenly?

Many causes: Metabolic abnormalities carpal tunnel syndrom over use Lactic Acid buildup and many more rare and exotic causes see your doc. ...Read more

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Fingers tremble/muscle spasms in legs- could stress cause this, what to do?

Fingers tremble/muscle spasms in legs- could stress cause this, what to do?

Stress and: Dehydration could be common causes for both of these things. However, i would recommend seeing a physician because there are some more severe neurologic issues that can cause these issues together. Rule out anything scary first, and then pass it off as stress. ...Read more

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What could cause your tongue to twitch uncontrollably?

What could cause your tongue to twitch uncontrollably?

Fasciculations: Tongue twitching could be fasciculations of the muscle. This should be evaluated to be sure it is not associated with other medical conditions. ...Read more

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What can cause my eyelid to twitch uncontrollably?

What can cause my eyelid to twitch uncontrollably?

Eyelid twitching: Eyelid twitching is often due to any cause of eye irritation, stimulant use, stress, lack of sleep, neurologic disease, and other issues. Try using frequent artificial tears, getting adequate sleep and minimize stress, and stop stimulant use. If this persists, see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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What diseases cause your limbs to tingle?

What diseases cause your limbs to tingle?

Too many to list: Tingling is a positive symptom of peripheral nerve disease, and can accompany nerve compression, but can be a symptom of spinal cord or brain problems. Can also occur with electrolyte imbalance, a side effect of several meds, and due to some vitamin deficiencies. ...Read more

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What would cause my eyelids to twitch?

What would cause my eyelids to twitch?

Myokymia: Usually twitching or flickering of the eyelids is benign myokymia, which can be incited by stress, eye strain, fatigue, or just generalized malaise. Rare to have any brain or eye pathology present. If troublesome, see your eye specialist. ...Read more

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What causes toes to lock?

What causes toes to lock?

Locking toes?: If you are referring to toes that lock and curl, they are referred to as hammertoes or clawtoes. This is an abnormal compensation for pronation of the foot against the ground, which causes the toes to "grab" the ground. This is a progressive slow orthopedic problem that can cause callouses and ulcers to the top of the toes over time. Seek a local podiatrist for an x-ray evaluation. ...Read more

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What causes the eyes to twitch usually?

What causes the eyes to twitch usually?

Myokymia: Eyelid twitching can be due to blepharospasm, light sensitivity, and myokymia ( associated with fatique, chemical imbalance, eyestrain, etc) most of these are fairly benign, but see your ophthamologist if it worsens or becomes an issue. ...Read more

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What can cause my hands to tremble?

What can cause my hands to tremble?

Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with his doctor. In that meeting, his doctor will listen to him, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell him what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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What causes right hand veins to tingle?

What causes right hand veins to tingle?

Hand veins: Tingling is not a symptom of hand veins although you may have hand veins and tingling. The sensation of tingling is usually a nerve related problem and may be due to carpal tunnel syndrome or other nerve related problems. I would recommend seeing a hand specialist as in initial step in identifying the cause of the problem. ...Read more

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What causes your wrist to hurt?

What causes your wrist to hurt?

Variable: Ao, ra, synovitis, fracture, ligament injury, infection...Multiple reasons. Give us more. ...Read more

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What causes hands and feet to tingle?

What causes hands and feet to tingle?

Many possibilities: Tingling in the hands and feet at the same time can occur with hyperventilation (can be mild enough that you cannot tell you are hyperventilating; occurs with anxiety), & peripheral neuropathy (nerve disease). Peripheral neuropathy has many possible causes including diabetes & autoimmune diseases (eg lupus). Could be 2 different things at once; e.g. Carpal tunnel syndrome and arthritis of spine. ...Read more

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What causes right index finger to twitch? Occurs fairly often, especially at night

Twitch: Most likely a nervous twitch. If very bothersome the. Try relaxation techniques first. If not helping then may even get a shot of Botox in the muscle. Early parkinson's is not likely. Brain tumor would be the worst possibility. Multiple sclerosis is another possibility and if persistent problem or any other unusual neuro symptoms the. I would check an MRI of your brain. ...Read more