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... husband and I played golf with a man in the medical profession once who told me his orthopedic doc told him if you do nothing, you could wake up one day and your arm and fingers are DEAD. You don't want to let it go that far. Wear splints when you drive and when you sleep. Take Aleve 1 or 2 tablets each day. ... (2 replies)
... y of people. Just because it went fine for you doesn't mean it will go fine for everyone. I'm not convinced that the ulnar nerve can make the whole arm, or lower arm fall asleep when the elbow is bent. ... (2 replies)
... Well for the last month or so, I noticed that my right hand would often fall asleep when I was sleeping and I would have to shake it out often. Didnt think much of it. ... (4 replies)

... I have chest, upper back, neck, arm, pain and a numb wrist on my right side of my body. I have been seeing numerous different doctors for at least the last six months. ... (10 replies)
Wrist problem
Sep 7, 2003
... Hi Enka They sound like they could be ganglions. If you do a search you'll find plenty info. but here's a start to see if you think I could be right. Ganglions represent 50-70% of all soft tissue lumps in the hand. These cysts contain thick clear fluid and are usually attached to the lining of an underlying joint (capsule) or tendon (sheath). They are most common in women... (2 replies)
... But what do you mean by your hand falling asleep ? ... (7 replies)
... after two weeks of this went to the dr and that is when the diagnoses started, they put me in therapy and by the time I had surgery in May, I had pain now in the arm and elbow. ... (0 replies)
... I have wrist pain and numbness at the tips of my fingers, except my pinky. My middle finger is in the worst pain. My whole right arm is achy up to my shoulder. At night I am constantly being woken up by my arm. It feels like it has fallen asleep but it is more painful. ... (4 replies)
... Right now my hands can go numb while driving, on the computer, on the phone and especially when I'm asleep. Keeping my arms on a pillow at night really helps that. ... (1 replies)
Cubital Tunnel?
Oct 12, 2007
... Your "funny bone" is your ulnar nerve, and the feeling you describe after whacking it is exactly what happens when you injure your ulnar nerve. Only time will tell whether it will get better on its own or not. The swelling you feel is likely a soft tissue injury - just like the swelling that accompanies a bump to the head or a sprained ankle. So you should treat it the same... (3 replies)
... ghtening of the bicep, and tricep area, along with needle like pains in the collarbone area. My hand still falls asleep, as well as the 4th, and 5th, finger are numb alot. ... (14 replies)
... hand. When I woke my arm was numb for a good 11 hours. He put a soft cast on, which had a plastic splint inside to keep my wrist from bending. ... (1 replies)
Surgery Scheduled
Feb 25, 2006
... most of my pinky. but, i had a troubling thought yesterday...i had fallen asleep on my couch watching tv last night, my upper arm was at my side, my elbow resting on the couch, and my hand straight up leaning against a pillow at my side.. ... (85 replies)
I may have it.
Dec 31, 2005
... e just pain in the wrist means you have carpal tunnel. I had pins and needles feeling....like hand was going to sleep...at times. It progressed to hand falling asleep at night...then arm too. I'd wake up in pain. ... (2 replies)
Help anyone?
Aug 8, 2005
... if you hands fell asleep and went numb but the muscles work ok, then it's ms. she can see her hands do what she tells them, she just can't feel it. ... (1 replies)
... have. Fingers go numb, pinky and ring finger. When I bend my elbow at certain times it feels like someone is stretching a rubber band in my arm! Fingers fall asleep all the time doing odd things! Eating dinner....dishes...can no longer clean my own house, have to have help with lots of stuff. ... (4 replies)
... down to the wrist. My pinkie and ring finger go numb from time to time. ... (8 replies)
... concerned about this. It mainly happens while sleeping. I sleep alot with my elbows bent underneath the pillow like 45 degrees, and what starts to tingle and go numb first is my pinky fingers, then ring finger. Apparently if I stay in this position my entire hand goes numb and half way up my forearm. ... (8 replies)
... Hi, Sidmo - I'm sorry that I can't be of any help yet. I'm just starting to try to find out what's going on with my hand too. But if I find anything out I'll let you know. Our situations seem somewhat the same. - I have constant tingling/numbness in my left pinky that extends up the side of my hand to the wrist and then further up toward the elbow. Since this has started, I... (8 replies)
... believing it will wake back up, just like the other 5 billion times it has I got up and logged onto my computer, 20 minutes went by and my hand has ceased to be numb anymore.... ... (8 replies)




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