Numbness in arm and twitching in the eye

Patient

Q: My left eye has been twitching throughout the day and my left arm has been going numb, should I be concerned? I don't have insurance and I'm scared it could be serious.

Symptoms:  Numbness coughing
Doctor

A:   Hello. Welcome to askthedoctor.com.
It may be due to some neurological problem or early sign of multiple sclerosis.
I will advice you to visit your doctor. After proper clinical examination, he might order relevant tests for you like MRI Brain and spine and thyroid function tests .
It may also be due to compression of cervical nerves.
Visit your doctor soon.
Take care.

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