Inconvenient posture while sleeping or working at the computer - and now hard to get as numb leg or arm.Typically, in these cases it is sufficient to change the position or rub his numb limb, and the sensitivity of the body to recover.When the numbness persists for several minutes, occasionally appears without apparent reason or constantly present, it is desirable to be checked.Let's talk about the numbness of body parts in humans.
osteochondrosis in humans
numbness, tingling in hands and feet - often the symptoms of osteoarthritis, in which degenerative changes in the cartilage, spinal discs and ligaments lead to irritation of the nerves and vascular spasm.Headache, dizziness, pain in the neck, arms, and sometimes numbness of the tongue and hands are at the cervical osteochondrosis.Numbness in the feet may be caused by lumbar osteochondrosis and intervertebral disk herniation, invades nerve roots.The complex treatment includes medication, exercise, physical therapy, massage, reflexology.In d
Carpal tunnel syndrome in humans
To the development of the disease results in compression of the median nerve between the bones and tendons of the wrist muscles.First, in the morning start to go numb fingers of one hand.Then night added loss of sensation in all the fingers except the little finger, as well as pain, tingling or burning sensation.Sometimes discomfort extend to the entire palm to the wrist or elbow.Subsequently, can occur reducing the sensitivity of fingers up to the total loss of the sense of light touch or pinprick.Depending on the degree of nerve injury is assigned a medical treatment or surgery.Try to spare the affected joint, to avoid monotonous movements, vibration.In the initial stages of the disease helps to wear a special brace.
Diabetic neuropathy in humans
tingling, numbness, burning or pain in any part of the body, particularly the hands and feet, reduced sensitivity in any part of the body - all these feelings because of the defeatnerves, blame what is diabetes.At high levels of sugar in the blood affects the blood vessels, which leads to disruption of nutrition and, consequently, the function of the nerve fibers.A characteristic feature of the disease - a violation of pain sensitivity as a "golf", "gloves".Your doctor may prescribe a vascular therapy that reduces numbness, as well as B vitamins that improve the transmission of impulses along nerve fibers and reduce the toxic effects of glucose (blood sugar).
The disease is a genetic predisposition that is a result of frequent and prolonged hypothermia arms and legs, chronic traumatization fingers, endocrine disorders, rheumatic diseases (systemic scleroderma, systemic lupus erythematosus,rheumatoid arthritis) leads to seizures numbness from several minutes to several hours.The attack begins with numbness, tingling in the fingers, toes and feet are cold hands, slowly beginning to change color.Initially, the skin is white, later turning blue, red after an attack.Always symmetrical discoloration of the skin on both legs, which shows the angio-end trofonevroze small arteries and arterioles of the extremities.To clarify the nature of the lesion conducted laboratory tests of blood and urine tests.