Numb arm : Medical Symptom Description

Numb arm: Numb arm is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom Arm numbness. For a medical symptom description of 'Numb arm', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Arm numbness (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Numb arm' may be possible.
Arm numbness (symptom): Loss of feeling or sensation
Arm numbness (symptom): Numbness usually arises from damage or disease of nerves. Numbness is often associated with or preceded by abnormal pain-like sensations often described as pins-and-needles, prickling or burning sensations called paresthesias; see arm paresthesias. Any numbness or abnormal sensations need prompt professional medical advice.

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