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Why can I sometimes grip things firmly - but not always?

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Dr. Howard Fertel
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Muscle spasm

Probably muscle spasm but electrolyte changes and cervical radiculopathy need to be considered.

In brief: Muscle spasm

Probably muscle spasm but electrolyte changes and cervical radiculopathy need to be considered.
Dr. Howard Fertel
Dr. Howard Fertel
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Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine

In brief: Weak grip

Intermittent weak grip can be caused by nerve problems, spinal cord problems, or brain problems.
Carpal tunnel syndrome is a nerve problem that is probably the most common of all these issues. You should see your doctor for an examination and recommendations.

In brief: Weak grip

Intermittent weak grip can be caused by nerve problems, spinal cord problems, or brain problems.
Carpal tunnel syndrome is a nerve problem that is probably the most common of all these issues. You should see your doctor for an examination and recommendations.
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Dr. Kristi Kohl
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