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Causes of numbness in the thumb include carpal tunnel syndrome, alcoholism, Lyme disease and multiple sclerosis, notes Mayo Clinic. Other possible causes of numbness in the thumb include amyloidosis, peripheral neuropath... More »

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The first sign that you might have a broken thumb is the severe pain that accompanies a bone fracture. According to Reference.com, you may feel numbness in addition to the pain. Swelling and bruising in the area is commo... More »

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Causes of numbness in the thumb include carpal tunnel syndrome and de Quervain's tendinitis, according to MedicineNet. Numbness in the thumb generally occurs due to a condition that affects the nerves or blood vessels th... More »

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Causes of numbness in the thumb include carpal tunnel syndrome and de Quervain's tendinitis, according to MedicineNet. Numbness in the thumb generally occurs due to a condition that affects the nerves or blood vessels th... More »

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Ulnar nerve compression, carpal tunnel syndrome and peripheral neuropathy can each cause numbness of the fingers of the left hand, states the Mayo Clinic. Numbness of the fingers is rarely a sign of a life-threatening co... More »

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