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What are some causes of numbness in arms and hands?
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Dr. Julian Bragg
Neurology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Multiple causes
There are multiple causes, ranging from carpal tunnel syndrome to cervical spine disease to metabolic issues such as diabetes mellitus and thyroid trouble.
Your pcp and/or a neurologist can help to narrow down the possibilities and guide treatment.

In brief: Multiple causes
There are multiple causes, ranging from carpal tunnel syndrome to cervical spine disease to metabolic issues such as diabetes mellitus and thyroid trouble.
Your pcp and/or a neurologist can help to narrow down the possibilities and guide treatment.
Dr. Julian Bragg
Dr. Julian Bragg
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Dr. Reid Blackwelder
Other causes can be some infections (less likely), vitamin deficiencies, and even serious nerve problems like multiple sclerosis. I agree with Dr Bragg that seeing your physician is an important step to making the right diagnosis
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