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Ache in my left shoulder joint that radiates down arm into a tingling sensation in hand, resulting in numb thumb. I'm a type 1 diabetic w/ Hashimoto's?

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Dr. Chirag Patel
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In brief: Many causes

There are many causes including your known diabetes, Hashimoto's, trauma, plexopathy, radiculopathy, etc.
See your physician to explain the symptoms in detail, and if necessary, you may be referred to a neurologist for additional evaluation. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000593.htm

In brief: Many causes

There are many causes including your known diabetes, Hashimoto's, trauma, plexopathy, radiculopathy, etc.
See your physician to explain the symptoms in detail, and if necessary, you may be referred to a neurologist for additional evaluation. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000593.htm
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