Patient: My fiancé has complained of having numbness in his left arm from what he recalls twice this morning. He has also complained about his neck hurting too. He is 57.
Symptoms: Numbness in left arm and pain in neck.
Doctor: Hello. Welcome to ask the doctor.It seems that your fiance is suffering from the intervertebral nerve compression lea ding to the pain neck with numbness left arm.I will advice you to get MRI spine to look for it.By the time, do hot compresses. He can apply volini gel and take painkillers like diclofenac .But the possibility of heart disease needs to be ruled out. Get ECG done.I hope it helps.Stay healthy.