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I have this weird tingle on my left hand (more or less my pinky)

It happened when I woke up. It's this weird tingle that's been tingeing for about 2-3 hours. Does anybody know what this could be?

(I made sure I wasn't having a heart attack or stroke already...I didn't have any of those symptoms other than this tingle, thank God!)

 
Chell.o_0

Asked by Chell.o_0 at 11:27 AM on Dec. 1, 2010 in Health

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Answers (6)
  • Mine does that sometimes... since it happened after you woke up I would assume a pinched nerve, or you slept on your arm wrong
    June_Mama09

    Answer by June_Mama09 at 11:50 AM on Dec. 1, 2010

  • Sounds like carpal tunnel or de Quervain's tendinitis.
    ballewal

    Answer by ballewal at 11:29 AM on Dec. 1, 2010

  • I'm not saying this is what it is, but tingling/numbness like that is a symptom of carpal tunnel. But it could also just be a pinched nerve or something. Has it ever happened before?
    jessicarae787

    Answer by jessicarae787 at 11:29 AM on Dec. 1, 2010

  • Maybe I've had it a couple other times, but it never hasted this long.

    It's annoying, I just want it to go away! haha
    Chell.o_0

    Comment by Chell.o_0 (original poster) at 11:31 AM on Dec. 1, 2010

  • put a wrist brace on
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 11:42 AM on Dec. 1, 2010

  • My hands would do that all the time when i was pregnant and my back was all screwed up. I would guess a pinched nerve in your back. Try doing some stretching.
    sunshine58103

    Answer by sunshine58103 at 11:46 AM on Dec. 1, 2010