Weakness of one side of the 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

More information on Aneurysm is available here.

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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

More information on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is available here.

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

More information on Stroke is available here.

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