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Paresthesia(right arm):Symptoms & Treatment

About


A condition which causes a prickling sensation on the right arm for no apparent reason.


Diabetes is one of the leading causes of Paresthesia. [1]


- Can be medically treated.
- Medical diagnosis is rarely required.
- Lab tests and imaging are not required.
- Short-term: Can be resolved within a few days to a few weeks.


Paresthesia (right arm) is a condition in which people feel a burning sensation on their right arm. It generally occurs without any stimulation. This condition can be caused due to any previous injury or from a nerve disorder. The feeling of numbness goes away once the pressure from the nerve is released. Chronic paresthesia is quite common among people.


Symptoms


Self-Diagnosable


If you suffer from Paresthesia (right arm), you may notice the following:


- Itching on the right arm.
- Pain on the right arm.
- A burning sensation.
- A strange feeling that the right arm has fallen asleep.
- The skin becomes hot or cold.


Treatment


Self-care: For people who have their right arm fallen asleep, exercising and stretching can help in getting rid of the sensation of numbness


Medications: Antidepressant Medications prescribed by your doctor can help in relieving the pain and discomfort.


Specialists: Seek immediate medical attention from a doctor in case your condition of Parasthesia worsens over time. At mfine, you will receive a comprehensive treatment plan for optimum health and speedy recovery.

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