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Strange feeling in Right Arm

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996 words with 1 Comments; publish: Sun, 16 Dec 2007 21:20:00 GMT; (90078.13, « »)

Hi All, As I have posted before I have a large protrusion at L5-S1 and a smaller problem at L3-L4, that they think might be causing my pain. I have been having a tingling in both of my legs for quite some time. It is mostly in my right leg. Over the last week or so, I have been having a feeling of slight numbness (tingling) in my right arm. This is mostly felt in my fingers, but it in the entire arm. I though this might have be a side effect of PT but I have not had any therapy for the past week (on my Dr's orders). This is starting to worry me. Has anyone else had this happen? I am supposed to go in tomorrow for a EMG test, hopefully he can tell me what is going on. That is if this hurricane stays away from my home.

All the best to everyone,


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    • Tugs-

      Two likely sources of the tingling may be Carpal Tunnel and a Cervical disc problem. An MRI should help show problems in your neck and an EMG can help determine which nerves are affected.


      #1; Mon, 17 Dec 2007 11:56:00 GMT