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I am a male but I hope you can still help me. I recently had what was diagnosed as a strained muscle in my left shoulder and around to my left bosom. It was extremely painful. Also had numbness of the left hand. The muscle pain is gone but the hand numbne

By Anonymous April 23, 2018 - 5:03pm
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Numbness in left hand is still there. 10 days now or more. Hand has no grasp, small finger is useless and stays bent into palm. Any ideas on what it is and what kind of doctor should l go see. Thanks much. Ted

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Hello Anon

Thank you for writing.

Do you know how you got this muscle strain in the first place? You may have nerve damage in your hand as a result - this is called peripheral neuropathy. A neurologist can help you further.
I hope you feel better soon-

April 24, 2018 - 4:06am
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