my left arm tingles and is sore a lot, what does, Is it a pinched nerve or should i go see a doctor?
my left arm tingles and is sore a lot, what does this mean? will i have a heart attack? It has been happening for ~ 6 months. Thought I slept on my left arm the wrong way but never corrected itself. Is it a pinched nerve or should i go see a doctor?
I have had a pinch nerve in my lower neck/shoulder area...since February 27, slept wrong on pillow. Then I got a message on February 28; Soreness has been steady, been treating with ice pack and biofreeze. Went and got Medrol injections in both shoulder on 3/7/2016 for soreness in shoulders due to heavy lifting over past 25 years. right side helped but left side has not. Now my left arm tingles a lot throughout the day/night and can go to sleep. been to chiropractor twice to get realigned and muscle therapy. all steps I have done has helped some but still have pinched nerve...what do you suggest my next step should be?
Last week I almost fell but caught myself, I knew would be sore the next day. I was but its a different feeling. Now my left armpit and part of my arm up to my elbow is numb and tingling. Could this be a pinched nerve. Should I see my famiuly doctor or my Choiropractor.
Have a pinched nerve in my neck due to herniated disk in the vertebrae thats causing my left arm n hands to numb n tingle especially when holding my head in an upward position. Lately I m starting to feel slight heart palpitations mostly when I m at rest. My Doctor has already informed me that i may have to have surgery to correct the problem but until i do should i be worried about the palpitations n are they happening because of the piched nerve? I would appreciate any professional advice.
I have some random numbness in my left hand and forearm since yesterday. I don t know the cause. I ve had a pinched nerve in my left should for a few weeks that has been causing my pain down my arm toward my elbow but not numbness. I also started my period yesterday and dont know if that could be a factor. therew is also some slight shakiness in my hands
The question is about my son. 18 yr old athlete. He was lifting weights doing an overhead press. He felt a pop or crack in his neck and some pain. very soon after that he got a Migrane headache. He has got them before when he didn t have good sleep habits. This Migrane seemed stronger than previous ones but he did not throw up. The next day he woke up with a very sore neck and numbness on the left side of his body. The numbness was in the back of his arm and down his leg. We took him to the hospital and he started a bunch of tests. MRI s, Echo, ect. Things they found were. The possibility of two very small dots on the occiptial lobe of the brain which they said could be there and if so could represent a stroke but also could not really be there. They said he has Chiari Type 1 which could be the cause. They don t believe there has been a disection of arteries in the neck according to MRI s. He did not have a PFO. We left the hospital yesterday with a wide range of possibilities from very scary to no big deal. He continues to have numbness in his left arm and leg. Also he hasn t had a stool movement for a couple of days which is atypical. My questions are 1. If its just a pinched nerve then how long would the numbness typically last. 2. from looking at the information on the web is it possible he had a Sporadic Hemiplegic Migraine (SHM) and if so how long does the numbness usually last in those cases. 3. Does the Chiari have an effect on the nervous system after an injury. The web seems contradictory in this area. 4. Can a stroke or mini stroke be associated with a minor neck injury. 5. How do we know if the chiari is affecting his nervous system. My son is a college football player and its a big part of his life. So this has the family very concerned.
I have C5 radiculopathy right side, delayed reation times on my NCV/EMG tests to my extremities, constant numbness in my right pinky and ring finger, arms and legs sometimes go numb, C4-C5 midline disc protrusion, C5-C6 small annular tear along posterior disc margin, C6-C7 small right paracentral disc protrusion partially effaces right ventral subarachnoid space. I am in constant pain, my neck, upper back and right shoulder are the worst. What can I do to stop the pain, it keeps me up at night.
Back and leg/foot problems; X ray and MRI reviewed by doctors: Seemingly not too severe damage to T 12 / L 1 in spinal column (due to a mild fall onto her left hip) has approximately 75% interfered with apparent brain access to legs and feet. Result continues to be extreme leg weakness, i.e. 75% +/- debilitated walking after 8 months recuperation and carefully followed rehabilitation exercises. Walking is limited to a wheeled walker and for not too far a distance (100 feet +/-). Before this condition walking was normally good. Debilitation has been diagnosed as “pressure on the spinal cord” or “pinched nerve”. Ongoing Physical Complications: 1. Right leg experiences consistent and complete “drop foot” 2. Numbness in both feet 3. Occasional (25% of the time) sharp, debilitating pains in upper and lower portions of both legs 4. Constant weakness through entire leg area Is there some type of traction system that could help relive this debilitation problem - before any back operation may be attempted? Ruth is my mother in law and beloved matriarch to all in our extended family. She is 90 years old, a competition bridge player, always stayed in good physical condition. Other than this current, grievous, physically debilitation condition Ruth seems capable to continue for years once past this hurdle. She continues to live independently and due to this debilitating condition receives any assistance necessary from family and friends.
Since yesterday, I have a sharp pain in my right leg at the knee, and above, and the right buttock. It s sharp, stabbing pain in the knee and buttock. Nothing seems to help it (e.g. Ibuprofen , changing position (standing, sitting, laying,...
I am a 56 year old male, with high blood pressure & cholesterol . I also smoke cigars & am a daily alcohol drinker. Recently I've been experiencing tingling in the smaller toes of my right foot, which worsens the longer I walk on it. The symptoms...
A week ago, I woke up with pain in my right hip. After a couple of days, I went to a chiropractor. He took xrays and said I had a pinched nerve . He also said that my spine was not as straight as it is supposed to be and that was causing problems...