It is normal to have mild, temporary changes in feeling after a
shoulder injury or when you have swelling. Home treatment may help relieve
swelling that causes numbness or tingling.
Numbness and tingling may occur when nerves have been injured,
stretched, or pinched or when swelling is putting pressure on nerves. This can
A neck or head injury.
(acute) injury, such as a severe
sprain, fracture, severe blow to the shoulder,
dislocation, or penetrating injury (for example, a gunshot or stab wound).
Symptoms usually begin suddenly at the time of the injury.
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