... I had this test on Tuesday it was uncomfortable but was over quickly, I also had it done on the opposite hand and arm so the doctor could compare the results
the needle part was quick you felt a pinch but again it was quick, I did not have any numbness in the fingers before I had shoulder surgery the numbness is in the hand were the IV was, doctor said sometimes the IV can... (0 replies)
... I think you will find that your numbness will eventually go away...but it may take awhile before it resolves. ... (5 replies)
... pinky finger numbness for the last month or so. ... (0 replies)
... Since people perceive pain very differently, it is difficult to say whether you will find it "bad" or not. Most people do not find it too bad. Since I assume they will only be testing for the area that gives you pain, the test should not last too long.
You can read up on it ahead of time so you know what to expect.
I have found that the doctor or technician who performs... (5 replies)
... You must go back to the doctor. Have you yet? (1 replies)
... I wonder if you have considered the way you are using your whole body, particularly across the shoulders which are controlled by the cervical vertebrae? A small cervical nerve irritation or compression can cause symptoms like temperature change, numbness, tingling, etc. Symptoms can occur at the point of compression, or anywhere along the path of the nerve, called a... (11 replies)
... and my consultant said that the CTS was worse in my left hand, but I have pain in the heel of my right hand, near the median nerve, when I play cello, as well as numbness at various times, which makes me wonder which hand to have surgery on first! ... (11 replies)
... I had pain, numbness and tingling in my hand and fingers all the time. Sometimes it got so bad I could not use my hand. My ortho did nerve test to confirm diagnosis of CTS. ... (11 replies)
... Lots of people seem to complain about numbness and pain with CTS. ... (11 replies)
... y first post. I'm a professional cellist, and I was diagnosed with mild CTS in 2012. I've tried splints, stretching exercises and acupuncture, but I still have numbness and pain in my bowing hand and wrist. ... (11 replies)
... I think chances are very good that the numbness is coming from spinal nerve compression. If the 4th and little finger are numb, it is likely a compression of the C8 spinal nerve. ... (1 replies)
... The injection didn't help me either. Take care of it before the numbness becomes permanent. i waited for 10 yrs, and now that part of my hand will remain numb forever. ... (3 replies)
... putting your hands together and flexing the wrists is supposed to aggravate CTS and is a diagnostic test for it, but in my case it actually immediately makes the numbness better? ... (1 replies)
... I had some mild sore wrists before but over the last few month it progressed to numbness in both hands. ... (1 replies)
... There are sleep braces to wear and a hand brace daily. Since you have a mild case you may be able to keep it from getting worse. The one finger sounds like a pinch or damage to the finger itself.
Ulner nerve comes from your neck, elbow and pinky side of hand. If there is a pinch there it would cause pinky and ring finger numbness (4 replies)
... years that come and go, however, now I have this strange numbness that won't go away... ... (4 replies)
... Exactly the same thing happened to me. I think the Doc hit me wrong -- he's the only one who's ever gone in through the wrist; the others were in my palm.
I have an appointment Wednesday, April 11 to investigate further. (5 replies)
... I have had numbness in my left hand pinky finger for over 2 weeks. What is up? ... (0 replies)
... n your elbow it cuts off the nerve and makes your pinky and ring finger go to sleep. So that's an easy fix. Just don't put your elbows on the desk. As for the numbness in your palm, that could be the beginning of something. Keep an eye on it and see if it continues. ... (1 replies)
... I was recently diagnosed with mild carpal tunnel syndrome. I haven't been having any pain or numbness except at night when I slept. My orthopedic hand doctor advised a cortisone shot in my wrist before thinking of surgery. ... (5 replies)