Numbness or tingling on one side of body

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Aneurysm

An aneurysm is a bulge in a blood vessel caused by a weakness in the blood vessel wall, usually where it branches.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Weakness of one side of the body
  • Severe headache
  • Numbness or tingling on one side of body
  • Headache that came on suddenly
  • Neck stiffness

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Aneurysm.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a relatively common condition that causes pain, numbness and a tingling sensation in the hand and fingers.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Numbness or tingling of hands
  • Weakness of one side of the body
  • Weakness in the hands
  • Numbness or tingling on one side of body
  • Wrist pain

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Postherpetic neuralgia

Postherpetic neuralgia is a nerve pain that occurs at the site of a previous attack of a condition called shingles.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Feeling of your skin burning
  • Itchy skin
  • Numbness or tingling on one side of body
  • Extreme pain on touching
  • Numbness or tingling on chest or back

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Postherpetic neuralgia.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Shingles

Shingles is an infection of a nerve and the skin around it.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Itchy rash
  • Blistering rash
  • Painful skin
  • Blisters on chest, abdomen or back
  • Numbness or tingling on chest or back

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Shingles.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.