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I have like a pins and needles feeling in my left arm going

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I have like a pins and needles feeling in my left arm going down into my fingers , not a pain more of a stiffness ,
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.

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I am sorry you are having pins and needles in your left arm.

Dr. David :

this can be due to a pinched nerve in your spine

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sorry about your recent flu.

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at your age, it can be rare but woman can have atypical symptoms of a heart attack which presents with pins and needles into the left arm and fingers.

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are you still having flu symptoms?

Customer: I was worried this might be a sign of heart problem , just seen rest of your answer and this is what it was worried about , think I shall have it checked further tomorrow with doc
Dr. David :

yes, that is a good idea.

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get your heart checked.

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hopefully it is not your heart.

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good luck

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