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My thumb and index finger have been numb for 3 days now.. I know I sleep on my hands also but never this long.

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Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine

In brief: Hand numbness

The numbness in the thumb and index finger points to a C6 nurse root impingement.
There is probably degenerative arthritis or bulging disk at that level. This needs further evaluation and treatment options discussion

In brief: Hand numbness

The numbness in the thumb and index finger points to a C6 nurse root impingement.
There is probably degenerative arthritis or bulging disk at that level. This needs further evaluation and treatment options discussion
Dr. William Simon
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