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Doctor insights on: What Does It Mean When The Right Side Of Your Body Goes Numb

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What does it mean when your left hand side of your body goes numb for about 30 sec?

What does it mean when your left hand side of your body goes numb for about 30 sec?

Left hand numbness: Left side numbness may be due to disc problem, nerve problems, or more seriously, may be a symptom of a tia. I would see a neurologist for a full work up. ...Read more

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I've had 2 mris done, but they have differences, and would like to know what they mean. I have been having numbness on the right side of my body too.

I've had 2 mris done, but they have differences, and would like to know what they mean. I have been having numbness on the right side of my body too.

Speak to neurologist: I am assuming that you are talking about MRI of brain ( you did not specify). The neurologist who ordered the MRI is in best position to explain in light of your symptoms and signs assuming you have already seen one. If you are not happy with current then seek a 2nd. Opinion. ...Read more

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What does numbness on your left side of the body mean?

What does numbness on your left side of the body mean?

Left sided numbness: It means you have to get checked out by your doc. At age 19 it may turn out to be ok but don't take a chance. ...Read more

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When I have hypoglicemia symptom(i`m t2), only the left side of my body(arms, legs)hurt & is numb.Could this be normal, or this could mean something?Thx!

When I have hypoglicemia symptom(i`m t2), only the left side of my body(arms, legs)hurt & is numb.Could this be normal, or this could mean something?Thx!

Unlikely: You need to be checked by your primary care generally one sided numbness and pain can be as a result of neurological issues rather than hypoglycemia, one way to answer yourself is: do all the symptoms go away if you drink a glass of orange juice? Hypoglycemia symptoms will go away quickly if you drink orange juice .Good luck. ...Read more

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Can anyone tell me what could it be if you are having pain in your spine and numbness on the right side of your body?

Can anyone tell me what could it be if you are having pain in your spine and numbness on the right side of your body?

A"pinched"nerve: There are multiple potential causes, but among the most common is a radiculopathy. This refers to an irritation of a nerve in the spine causing neurological symptoms along the distribution of the nerve. In the neck, this is usually into the arm; in the back it is often into the leg. I would encourage you to be seen. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel numbness on 1 side of your body after microdiskectomy?

Is it normal to feel numbness on 1 side of your body after microdiskectomy?

Possibly: Surgery requires some movement of the nerve and this can cause some numbness in the nerve afterward. This should improve over the first 4-6 weeks after the surgery. If the surgery was a neck or cervical surgery, there may be some spinal cord swelling that needs to resolve. This numbness should improve but may linger to a small degree in the future. ...Read more

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Is it typical to feel numbness on one side of your body after a microdiskectomy?

Sometimes there is : Numbness present from the nerve being compressed by the disc herniation that can resolve or persist after surgery ; sometimes the surgery leads to inflammation of the nerve which can lead to numbness that can also resolve or persist in the area that nerve supplies but if you have one sided body numbness you should go immediately to the er to make sure there is nothing else happening ...Read more