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Old 09-22-2011, 12:03 AM   #11
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Happens to me when I give the three year old a piggy back ride. The tingling doesn't last nearly that long though. A nerve impingement of some sort. I'll go with Wlfdg.
bv, Have you ever had a cervical x-ray?
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Old 09-22-2011, 12:07 AM   #12
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bv, Have you ever had a cervical x-ray?
Uh...no.
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Old 09-22-2011, 06:17 AM   #13
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Possibly compression of the Brachial Plexus
Brachial plexus injury - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
That's exactly what it was, I'm almost certain.

I was holding the bar so high to get my hands over to keep myself up, putting a lot of pressure on the cervical spine as well as placing my shoulders in a vulnerable position.

I'll need to find another way to do my calf presses so I can get full range of motion with a big enough load.

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No worries guys, it's all gone now. Definitely a pinched nerve.
Great to hear; it may be one of those things that you're prone to in which case keeping a very strict eye on how the hands feel and making slight tweaks may help...not that you probably don't already, but just in case you may be able to do so, I thought I'd throw it out there.
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I hold the bar in front similar to a shrug. I lean back just slightly, but am able to find a nice groove.
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