Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Arm and Leg Numbness (unilateral) and Hand Numbness (unilateral) 11 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 11 conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Numbness (unilateral) and Hand Numbness (unilateral).

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There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Numbness (unilateral) and Hand Numbness (unilateral).
  1. Head Injury
  2. Stroke
  3. TIA
There are 8 rare conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Numbness (unilateral) and Hand Numbness (unilateral).
  1. Cerebral Lymphoma
  2. Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  3. Periarteritis Nodosa
  4. Skull Fracture
  5. Spinal Cord Tumor
  6. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  7. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  8. Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency

Last Updated: Aug 19, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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