Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Hand Numbness (unilateral) and Numbness and Tingling 53 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 53 conditions that can cause Hand Numbness (unilateral) and Numbness and Tingling.

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There are 5 common conditions that can cause Hand Numbness (unilateral) and Numbness and Tingling.
  1. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  2. Cervical Osteoarthritis
  3. Elbow Injury
  4. Migraine Headache
  5. Wrist Injury
There are 16 somewhat common conditions that can cause Hand Numbness (unilateral) and Numbness and Tingling.
  1. Arm Fracture
  2. Arm Injury
  3. Cast and Splint Problems
  4. Elbow Fracture
  5. Ganglion Cyst
  6. Hand Fracture
  7. Head Injury
  8. Herniated Disk
  9. Humerus Fracture
  10. Medial Epicondylitis
  11. Neck Injury
  12. Neurapraxia
  13. Shoulder Injury
  14. Spinal Subluxation
  15. Stroke
  16. TIA
There are 12 uncommon conditions that can cause Hand Numbness (unilateral) and Numbness and Tingling.
  1. Arm Dislocation
  2. Disk Disease Neck
  3. Elbow Dislocation
  4. Forearm Fracture
  5. Mononeuritis Multiplex
  6. Multiple Sclerosis
  7. Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  8. Shoulder Fracture
  9. Ulnar Neuritis
  10. Vascular Injuries
  11. Wrist Drop
  12. Wrist Fracture
There are 20 rare conditions that can cause Hand Numbness (unilateral) and Numbness and Tingling.
  1. Cerebral Lymphoma
  2. Cervical Spondylosis
  3. Compartment Syndrome
  4. Galeazzi Fracture
  5. Hand Dislocation
  6. Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  7. Leprosy
  8. Lightning Injury
  9. Monteggia Fracture
  10. Neck Fracture
  11. Periarteritis Nodosa
  12. Radial Tunnel Syndrome
  13. Shoulder Dislocation
  14. Skull Fracture
  15. Spinal Cord Tumor
  16. Spinal Stenosis
  17. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  18. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  19. Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency
  20. Wrist Dislocation

Last Updated: Oct 25, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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