What Are the Causes of Arms Tingling?

Q:
What are the causes of arms tingling?

A:
Arms tingling happens a lot. It could be normal when it’s caused by long-time sleeping with the arm crooked under the head. However, in other cases, it could suggest something wrong with the body.

In other words, it all depends on the cause.

Common causes include:

  • Alcohol.
  • Diabetes.
  • Infections.
  • Injury.
  • Medications.
  • Nerve entrapment syndromes.
  • Pressure on nerves: it often happens when the arm is crooked under the head during sleep.
  • Systemic diseases: kidney disorders, liver disease, blood diseases, inflammation, tumors etc.
  • Vitamin deficiency.

 

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