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Since flu shot 9/25/12 severe arm pain, weakness, and numbness. Emg was fine. Tking Medrol (methylprednisolone) pk for inflammation. What causes tightness and tingling?

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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
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In brief: Idiopathic

Your description sounds like a rare idiopathic reaction to the flu shot.
It should get better with time.

In brief: Idiopathic

Your description sounds like a rare idiopathic reaction to the flu shot.
It should get better with time.
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