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Anyone else getting numb hands/fingers in late pregnancy?
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Anyone else getting numb hands/fingers in late pregnancy?

I was just curious if I was the only one getting this.  I looked it up online and I guess its normal, and is caused from swelling and is basically carpal tunnel syndrome.  UGH  its really bad when I sleep or relax with my arm in the wrong position.  Just wanted to see if anyone else was or has experienced this.
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419126 tn?1242415770
yeah, you are NOT alone!! lol   i get it once in a while. not very often though.
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Avatar f tn
I had this so bad as well! and at the end of my pregnancy, my one hand would just stay num all day! But you know the Min. I gave birth, It never happened again! LOL
The end is near, Good Luck and Congrats!
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384896 tn?1335297931
I get it all the time too!
Like if I'm crochetting, my right hand or some of my fingers on my right hand will go numb.
Other times my left hand or some of it's fingers go numb for no reason. lol

Other times I wake up and some of my entire limbs are numb.

Specially if I fall asleep on my right side, I'll wake up with all 4 limbs numb.
And if I fall asleep on my left, only m left limbs go numb. lol

I've been told it's normal.
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400885 tn?1297702518
Yeah it happens to me as well. It's been happening maybe for a week I'm 39 weeks tomorrow. Feels weird it doesn't hurt me though.
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Avatar f tn
starting midway through my pregnancy my right hand started to go numb....by week 28 the entire damn thing was useless.....thank god that went away. in fact it went away like right after delivery. it's so nice feeling my fingers again. : o)
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412969 tn?1224337848
started for me at 36 weeks and has been on and off, its really bad when i play guitar hero all day.... dang addicting video game gave me pregnancy carpal tunel! lmao!
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