Tingling in the hands can be an annoying occurrence. Tingling in the hands can often be temporary such as when your arm falls asleep from being positioned with pressure on the nerves. This pins and needles effect is normally painless and the sensation is fast to relieve itself after the pressure affecting the nerves is released.
Other times the condition of tingling in the hands can be a more serious health concern. Pain Stop Clinics provides the diagnosis and treatments to help identify the cause and treat the symptoms of tingling hands. Below are some of the treatments offered by Pain Stop Clinics:
Treatments for Tingling in the Hands:
- Physical Therapy
- Trigger Point Injections
- Transforaminal Epidurals
- Nerve Blocks
- Medial Branch Blocks
- Chiropractic Therapy
Generally, tingling in the hands is a quick periodic problem, as stated before, but if frequent medical evaluation is recommended. Chronic tingling in the hands can be a sign of arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, or a more serious neurological disorder. You may also experience headaches and migraines. Below is a general list of what can cause hand tingling.
Causes of Tingling in the Hands:
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome – Nerve pain caused by pressure placed on the medial nerve in the center of the wrist
- Vitamin Deficiency – Low levels of B12, B6, B1, and vitamin E
- Alcoholism – Excessive use of alcohol can cause nerve damage
- Injuries – Breaks, sprains, fractures, and dislocations can cause tingling
If you are suffering from tingling in the hands make sure you are receiving the recommended amount of vitamins. Also various medications can have side effects that may be responsible for tingling of the hands. Tingling in the hands is a relatively harmless symptom but if the condition continues we recommend you speak with one of our medical professionals at Pain Stop Clinics. We can help diagnosis your symptoms and pinpoint the causes for your tingling and discomfort. Call Pain Stop Clinics directly to speak with someone about your condition or request an appointment online.
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