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My husband is 45 years old he has hypertension and arm numbness. Is that sign of something bad?

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Dr. James Cunnar
Family Medicine
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In brief: Could be

He does have a number of risk factors for heart disease (sex, age, hbp), but he likely has a nerve entrapment issue in his neck.
Either way, he should seek care if his symptoms don't improve. Hope he feels better soon!

In brief: Could be

He does have a number of risk factors for heart disease (sex, age, hbp), but he likely has a nerve entrapment issue in his neck.
Either way, he should seek care if his symptoms don't improve. Hope he feels better soon!
Dr. James Cunnar
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