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What Does It Mean When You Wake Up Numb
See below: This can be commonly seen in people with carpal tunnel syndrome which occurs when a nerve that passes from the wrist into the hand gets compressed. You will need to see a doctor to figure this out. There are some other causes for this to happen but this is probably the most common. ...Read more
Numb lips at night only one side. but as soon as i wake up it goes away. should i be concerned could that mean a sign of a stroke?
Lip numbness: It could mean your diabetes isn't well-controlled yet or that the metformin you are taking is causing a B12 deficiency. It could also be a mild stroke or other neurologic problems. Please see your physician ASAP for a consultation to check your glucose, hemoglobin-A1C, B12, complete neurological exam to detect any mild deficits or Neuro referral ...Read more
What does it means when your hand and arm goes numb when you lay down but you are not laying down on either of them. This wakes me out my sleep.
Need evaluation: It sounds like you need to undergo a thorough exam, your blood pressure, EKG checked, and have a full panel of tests for blood glucose, thyroid,etc. There are a number of possible explanations. Keep a diary of what triggers the symptoms, what medications you take including supplements, and what other symptoms are present. Your MD can determine what other diagnostic tests are necessary. Good luck ...Read more
What does it mean when your right hand goes numb and so numb that it causes you to wake up from a dead sleep.
Carpal tunnel: The most common cause would be carpal tunnel syndrome. The median nerve innervates the thumb, index finger and half the middle finger. It runs into the hand through a tunnel (called the carpal tunnel). If there is a bit of swelling of the tissues or if you bend your wrist while sleeping, the nerve gets pinched and causes numbness. There are some other possibilities, so get checked to be sure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Abnormal: It's a strange symptom to have the whole body go numb. See your doctor. ...Read more
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