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What cause numbness in the left arm and leg?

I have left arm and leg numbness, its mild most of the time but when i have a hangover it is much worse and when i am stressed it gets worse, it started off with the Arm and now it is the leg! What could this be? Oh and the tingling that i sometimes get is in the little finger and ring finger. Thank you
Wed, 27 Mar 2019
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Hi,

You can have peripheral neuropathy that can lead such a problem.

I need to know your serum random blood sugar level and serum B12 level to comment further.

Rule out hypothyroidism by serum TSH estimation.

You can revert back with reports once done.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

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Dr. Parth Goswami, General & Family Physician
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