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Aching and tingling in right shoulder, down arm into hand, wrist and hand swelling female age 47

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Dr. Francisco Schwartz-Fernandes
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Numbness

Numbness and tingling of the extremities are typically seen in peripheral neuropathies.
Swelling is a typical symptoms of inflammation. Any history of trauma or rheumatic disease? For a better orientation you need to provide more details! i think the best option at this point is to go talk to your pcp or your family physician.

In brief: Numbness

Numbness and tingling of the extremities are typically seen in peripheral neuropathies.
Swelling is a typical symptoms of inflammation. Any history of trauma or rheumatic disease? For a better orientation you need to provide more details! i think the best option at this point is to go talk to your pcp or your family physician.
Dr. Francisco Schwartz-Fernandes
Dr. Francisco Schwartz-Fernandes
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Dr. Robert Gluck
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: The

The aching and tingling part would usually suggest some problem starting way up in the neck.
However, this would not typically produce hand swelling. A so-called thoracic outlet problem might be also considered but again this is not a classical presentation. Having said that, given that this is not a typical presentation a visit to the doctor would be suggested. Best of luck.

In brief: The

The aching and tingling part would usually suggest some problem starting way up in the neck.
However, this would not typically produce hand swelling. A so-called thoracic outlet problem might be also considered but again this is not a classical presentation. Having said that, given that this is not a typical presentation a visit to the doctor would be suggested. Best of luck.
Dr. Robert Gluck
Dr. Robert Gluck
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