My upper left arm became enlarged and then i lose feeling in my arm from time to time.I went to the ER, the doctor there told me it was fibriod tumor that was pinching the nerve. His comment was " i don't think it is terminal but no matter what it will be difficult to treat" Once he found I had no insurance he then sent me home. what could be the cause? and what do they do to fix it?
What could be the cause? The cause for the tumor, or the reason that he sent you home, or the reason you do not have insurance? I presume you are asking for the cause of the tumor. I am not a doctor, but have a family member that has had this reoccuring problem. It appears to me to be genetics, although I know of no other family members that have this problem.
It will likely have to be surgically removed. God-willing all will go well.
I'm having the same symptoms, it is pressing a nerve that's probably why you don't feel your hand anymore, did you cure it? I think surgery is needed (i am not a doctor) I'm removing mine next week. Symptoms include: numbness in your hand, your underarm hurts, redness around the area where the fibrosis is on the nerve.
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