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Why does my right arm go numb when i'm walking?

Why does my right arm go numb when i'm walking?

Need more info: This needs detailed investigation, could be blood supply problem to brain. Spinal cord problem. See your doctor soon. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Numbness (Definition)

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Why does my right arm and hand get numb even when im not doing anything.?

Why does my right arm and hand get numb even when im not doing anything.?

Pinched nerve: Based on your symptoms this most likley a condition called a cervical radiculopathy. This is a pinched nerve in the neck that can cause numbness, tingling or both in the arm. Initial treatment can include physical therapy and oral cortizone. ...Read more

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Whats wrong if your right arm keeps going numb?

Perhaps nerve pinch: Most commonly, this is due to carpal tunnel syndrome, secondary to compression at wrist, but you could have different problems, such as ulnar at elbow, thoracic outlet at shoulder, neck issues. Can sort out with exam at your doctor's office. ...Read more

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What would cause the right arm go numb?

What would cause the right arm go numb?

More inormation is: Needed . In such situation , adequate history as to the localization of the symptoms, presence of weakens , duration of symptoms , associated symptoms are critically important . I suggest you see your doc. ...Read more

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My right arm is going numb lately and it's painful. What can I take?

My right arm is going numb lately and it's painful. What can I take?

Splint: Rest, night splint, vitamin b6 100mg / day, over the counter anti-inflammatory meds and ergonomic changes to work space. If that fails then cortisone injection and surgery (endoscopic). ...Read more

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My husbands right arm goes numb and also tingles alot! what can it be?

My husbands right arm goes numb and also tingles alot! what can it be?

He needs a doctor: This could be several things but no one can diagnose without examining him. Some of the possibilities are quite serious (like threatened stroke or heart attack) and some of them not so. Don't mess around with this. ...Read more

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My right arm goes numb at night and frequently keeps me from sleeping. What should I do?

My right arm goes numb at night and frequently keeps me from sleeping. What should I do?

You need examination: There are so many causes of arm numbness that there is no simple answer. Common causes include carpal tunnel syndrome (pinched nerve at the wrist) and ulnar neuropathy (pinched nerve at the elbow). Less commonly, it can be pinching of a nerve in the neck, and even more seldom, such conditions as brain tumor, multiple sclerosis, stroke, and other rare diseases. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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My right arm feels numb and goes down to my pinky were that hurts history of stroke and nuoropathy in right arm?

My right arm feels numb and goes down to my pinky were that hurts history of stroke and nuoropathy in right arm?

Ulnar nerve?: This is probably not caused by a stroke. A stroke would not normally choose this area or cause pain, although there are exceptions. Neuropathy could be a factor, although it does not normally choose the little finger. The ulnar nerve, which passes through the inner elbow, can be irritated. This causes pain and numbness in the little finger. A doctor visit and EMG helps make the diagnosis. ...Read more

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