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Having a tingling sensation in fingers. BP and sugar normal. What could be the reason? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 06-Jun-2013
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User:Hello Dr
Doctor:How are you?
User:i want to consult with u regarding a strange problem
User:fine, thanks for asking
Doctor:Please go ahead
User:from friday evening i am having a tingling sensation in my left hand last two fingers
User:i checked up with a local physician and got my suger and BP checked
User:it was normal as per him
User:the tingling sensation is on last two fingers top part
Doctor:do you usually rest on the elbows and work?
User:and it has been that for a while now
Doctor:and just do a simple test
Doctor:hold a paper between your last 2 fingers
Doctor:hold as tight as you can
Doctor:and ask someone to pull the paper
Doctor:see if they can pull it out
User:what should i check?
Doctor:Can they pull it out?
User:first time not
User:and then was able to
User:what does that mean
Doctor:What I think is XXXXXX
Doctor:that the nerve is getting compressed at the elbw
User:what shall i do about it
Doctor:What you need to do is wear an elbow splint
User:what exactly is that
Doctor:have you seen a wrist band?
User:i am already wearing a heat band(garam patti as you say in hindi
Doctor:the one the tennis players wear
Doctor:same thing, larger size for the elbow joint
Doctor:it needs to provide support XXXXXX
Doctor:also, I want you take Tablet Meganeuron plus 1 tablet once daily for 2 weeks
Doctor:Stop resting on your elbow
User:i try my best
User:but i think its part of my usual habit i think
User:the elbow splint
User:is it same like one for tennis elbow problem
User:the one that goes around
User:do i need to visit a doctor(neuro)??
Doctor:You should be visiting a neurologist only after 4-5 days
Doctor:If things dont get better with the measures I have suggested
User:i got some suppliment like Tablet Meganeuron plus from physician as well
User:i will let u know the name
User:please wait
User:Myelogen forte, Zincovit
User:zincovit apex
User:these two
Doctor:These 2 are fine
Doctor:They have the same drugs as Meganeuron plus
Doctor:So as of now, just wear a splint
User:when should i visit a doctor in case on no relief
Doctor:keep your elbows off
Doctor:in 5-6 days
Doctor:recovery will be slow
Doctor:but should be complete
Doctor:its not something you need to worry about
User:but if i get a pain somewhere i tend to see it as being caused by this only
Doctor:Its possible that its causing pain
User:my elbow is paining
User:i am not sure
User:whether it in mind
Doctor:Let me call you XXXXXX
User:or its really happening
Doctor:I'll be able to explain this to you better
Doctor:whats your number
Doctor:I'll just call you
Doctor:can I close this chat?
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