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Causes of numbness in arms while sleeping

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Dr.     Behar Greca MD

For last month or so his arm whole or sometime half he's arm goes numb whiles he's asleep but he's not laying on it. And now its starting to happen when he's awake. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Behar Greca ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

Why does my right arm become numb when i go to sleep? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

I'm loosing circulation on my right hand when I sleep on my right shoulder. I have to get up and rotate my right arm for a few minutes to get circulation back into it. If I sleep on my back and do ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

Starting maybe 6 months ago I started having numbness in my left arm, starting about 4-6:00am, while sleeping. Hanging my arm over the side of the bed took care of the problem until I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr.   Olsi Taka MD

while sleeping my hands go numb, more on the left hand than the right. originally I thought that I may be sleeping on my arm and reducing blood flow but i've been able to rule that out,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olsi Taka ( Neurologist)

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Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

be something like M.S. The only thing is that I have a tendency to lean on my right arm while sleeping ...Over the last number of weeks I have been experiencing numbness in my right arm.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.     Ivan R. Rommstein MD

have noticed a few times when I sleep on my side (either one) I wake up with numbness in my arms. I do ... patellofemoral syndrome. This last week I started having pain radiating down my right... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

was just doubled a couple of weeks ago because I have serious issues which cause me to not sleep at night. Last week I was standing in the kitchen and my upper body went into a freeze frame moment where my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Narender Saini MD

My left arm often goes numb while sitting and watching tv as well as sometimes when I am sleeping. I can understand while sitting watching tv since I am often leaning or propped on my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Narender Saini ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Jayesh Vaza MD

Persistent left arm pain and numbness; barely relieved by nsaids; involved shoulder to hand; flares up while sleeping; no structural cervical damage or injury presented. Ongoing for 3wks.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jayesh Vaza ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

This is not normal. Please have a detailed physical examination to find out the cause of the numbness.

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

MOST LIKELY U ARE SLEEPING WITH THE WEIGHT OF YOUR HEAD ON YOUR FOREARM WHICH IS CAUSING THE COMPRESSION OF NERVE & HENCE ALTERNATIVELY U COULD BE HAVING CARPEL TUNNEL SYNDROME IS ANOTHER CAUSE OF...