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Weakness of one side of the body

This page contains some of the conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms, although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

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.

Stroke

A stroke is a serious medical condition that occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut off.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Weakness in the legs
  • Weakness of one side of the body
  • Arm weakness
  • Slurred speech
  • Drooping of the face

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Stroke.

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

Important: 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.