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What causes weakness in hands after suffering from typhoid?

Hi, I am 36 years old male and got typhoid last month but now I am fine only a weakness is there. The main concern I have is that after typhoid fever having weakness, my right arm with hands don t have enough power to grape or hold things. BTW I am left hander. Can you please suggest why this and what should I do? Thanks.
Fri, 19 Feb 2021
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Hello,

It is important consulting with a neurologist for a physical exam. You may need to perform a brain MRI and nerve conduction studies.

Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Ilir Sharka, Cardiologist
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What causes weakness in hands after suffering from typhoid?

Hello, It is important consulting with a neurologist for a physical exam. You may need to perform a brain MRI and nerve conduction studies. Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Ilir Sharka, Cardiologist