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What causes numbness in the neck?

My son is sick....25 years old........vomiting all night........complaining of painful visible swelling back of neck on left side/complaining of numbness in portion of right hand and small finger/ no fever/slight headache What could cause swelling and numbness?
Tue, 11 Sep 2018
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Hi,

It might be due to conditions affecting cervical spine. Consult an orthopaedician and get evaluated.

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

Regards,
Dr Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician
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What causes numbness in the neck?

Hi, It might be due to conditions affecting cervical spine. Consult an orthopaedician and get evaluated. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician