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My right hand falls asleep when I straighten my arm out and

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My right hand falls asleep when I straighten my arm out and a pain goes all the way to my shoulder blade
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 4 months ago.

Thanks for this question

This is very concerning for a disk in the back that is bulging and pressing on a nerve

it commonly presents in the arm

do you have a history of back issues?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 4 months ago.

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