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Thursday, May 15, 2008 rob, Community Member, asks

Q: numbness in left pinky and side of hand

i have had numbness in my left hand around the pinky and left side of palm for about 3 days now. this morning the same thing in both hands but numbness on right side dissapated after about 30 minutes

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chopsaw, Community Member
6/12/08 2:25am

Rob.....Lillie hit one area real close....another if your a drinking man....outside numbing of the extremies is also common..............also if your an active hands on guy.......you can experience these things. If in doubt check it out. Later

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Lillie, Community Member
5/31/08 3:25pm

This could be caused by carpal tunnel syndrome - do you do any repetitive work that would affect your hands or wrists - like compter work, or running a press at work?

 

Lillie

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Rhoda, Community Member
11/ 7/08 7:03am

Yes I have a left numb pinky and I have been told by my doctor it is a bunch of pinched nerves in my neck.Ive had this for like over a month now..Im seeing a crierpractor for this..

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By rob, Community Member— Last Modified: 06/20/12, First Published: 05/15/08