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31 Aug 2007

ULNAR NERVE INJURY?
numbness,tingling in small finger and ringfinger left hand (almost 1 month now) saw GP after 1 week of symptoms starting.

No pain as such, only when touching elbow(mild pain)
Just finished course of prednisone tabs (30), but no improvement.

Is this normal, and should I be concerned.
Trying not to bend elbow too much.
Are there excercises one can do, as the numbness is strong
in little finger especially after using the hand.
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ChiroDoc
ChiroDoc

01 Jan 0001

Does sound like an injury to the nerve - much depends on "how" you suffered the injury!! Nerves that are injured generally do take quite a while to recover completely. If you are very much concerned - a visit to a neurologist may set your mind at ease.
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