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Hand numbness and Shooting sensations
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Results: 56 causes of Hand numbness OR Shooting sensations

    1. Acidic dry cell batteries inhalation poisoning
     Acidic dry cell batteries contain toxic chemicals which can cause symptoms if inhaled. The smoke emitted from burning batteries can also cause poisoning symptoms if sufficient quantities are inhaled. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on t...more »
    2. Acroosteolysis neurogenic
     A very rare inherited condition characterized mainly by the loss of all sensations - the lose the ability to feel pain, temperature and touch. The loss of sensation generally starts at the toes and fingers and spreads up the limbs and the trunk may also b...more »
    3. Acroparesthesia syndrome
     A condition involving episodes of paresthesia (tingling, numbness and stiffness) mainly in the lower arms and hands. It most often occurs in middle-aged women....more »
    4. Brachial Plexus Injury
     Damage to the nerves controlling the shoulder and arm (often from childbirth)....more »
    5. Broken finger
     Fracture of a finger bone...more »
    6. Broken hand
     Fracture of one or more bones in the hand...more »
    7. Bursitis
     Inflammation of one or more bursae (small sacs) of synovial fluid in the body....more »
    8. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
     Hand or wrist problems; often from repetitive motion....more »
    9. Cervical Spondylosis
     Condition where bony changes within the cervical spine causes spinal cord compression with associated neck pain; usually seen in patients over 40 years of age....more »
    10. Chemical poisoning -- Allyl chloride
     Allyl chloride is a chemical used mainly in the manufacture of epichlorohydrin and glycerin but is also used in the production of products such as polyester, varnish plastic adhesive, insecticides, perfumes and pharmaceuticals. Ingestion and other exposur...more »

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