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Why would my thumb and 2 fingers closest to it go numb when I bend my elbow?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine

In brief: Radial nerve

That part of the hand is innervated by the radial nerve.
You may have a compression of the nerve near the elbow. Have your doctor look at it.

In brief: Radial nerve

That part of the hand is innervated by the radial nerve.
You may have a compression of the nerve near the elbow. Have your doctor look at it.
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