I am losing power in my hands arms and even one of my legs
i am age 33 female and weigh 9st 12 lb and 7 months ago i started losing the power in my hands but only when resting ie sitting or lying down but now i am losing power in my hands arms and even one of my legs it is happening very frequent .
A detailed clinical examination is necessary to find out whether there is loss of power in hands or the power is normal. nerve conduction studies may be required, also CT or MRI of spine and brain... hence consult a neurologist for further treatment..
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