6 doctors weighed in:

Is it normal for your hand to go numb after playing video games etc for awhile?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Hill Hastings
Orthopedic Surgery
5 doctors agree

In brief: No, but not uncommon

It may mean an underlying problem such as carpal tunnel syndrome.
Try breaking up play sessions into shorter ones, intermittently stretch your hand and wrist.

In brief: No, but not uncommon

It may mean an underlying problem such as carpal tunnel syndrome.
Try breaking up play sessions into shorter ones, intermittently stretch your hand and wrist.
Dr. Hill Hastings
Dr. Hill Hastings
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Board Certified, Neurology
48 years in practice
55M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors