Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
183 Doctors are Online

Tingling, pins and needles sensation that runs from upper arm to finger tips, throbbing headache. Reasons ?

I have had a tingling , pins and needles sensation that runs from my upper arm all the way to my fingertips all day. My wrist has been hurting and initially when I woke up I figured I slept wrong and that it would go away. This is the second time his has happened. Today though I have had a throbbing head ache, I was on my way home from picking up my daughter and turned my head to look to the left, felt/heard a pop on the left side (around the carotid area) then felt and immense warmth throughout my body, words started to echo and then my whole body started to tingle. I continued to drive and am now home. My head is still throbbing. I walked to to pick up my son from daycare, made dinner and got the warming sensation all over my body when I sat down. When I stand up I feel better.
Asked On : Sat, 16 Feb 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  80
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Lab Tests
Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response

your condition seems coming from the cervical spine (neck).
I will recommend to see your doctor for at least x-ray of the cervical spine to look for any arthritic changes in the joints, but MRI will be better as it can show the nerves as well.

hope you get better soon
Answered: Fri, 21 Jun 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor