Posted by: Sunitha | 2009-02-13

Numbness in hand and ringing in ear.

I have been experiencing numbness in my left hand and a ringinging sensation in my ears. What is this symptomatic of? I have also been experiencing pain in the upper vertebrae (neck region).

This has been going on for about ten days.

Your help will be appreciated.

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Ringing in the ears is referred to as "Tinnitus" and there are essentially 3 main causes. Loud noise (85%) , Stress (8%) and sinus (5%). There are some really good homeopathic remedies available for this.
The pain in your neck coupled with numbness in the arm could be a functional problem in your neck. A chiropractor could help in this instance. There is some argument that the tinnitus could be influenced by a vertebral dysfunction - but this is not substantiated by enough research.

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