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Weakness and numbness in the arm due to neuropathy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
User :   ive been checked for weakness in my right arm and numbness in it and it gets cold more than my left
Doctor :   ok
User :   they told me it was newuropathy
Doctor :   ok
User :   nueropathy*
Doctor :   since how long u have this
User :   a week today
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight
User :   21,male,single, 6 foot 1 inches, 160 lbs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what would u like to know about neuropathy
User :   will the coldness and weakness in my arm go away if i work towards fixing the problem
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   it could be due to other reasons as well
Doctor :   if neuropathy is the cause
Doctor :   then treating that would help u overcome this problem
Doctor :   what exactly caused neuropathy is to be treated
Doctor :   i mean reason for neuropathy
User :   well i have also had chest pains for the past 3 days and its been hard to focus at times and i get all cloudy headed
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u mean to say dizziness
Doctor :   was ECG done any time
User :   i had been playing guitar for about 4 minutes with my right arm over the top of the guitar pressed against it then the coldness and weakness happened
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did you have this problem anytime before
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