Bronx, NY
A 19-year-old female asked about a 50-year-old male:

My dadchef fingers swollen both hands right hand numb somepart bust open get painful at times, it feel hard, i don't know if its cookin? use hand a lot

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 54 years experience
See details: This situation needs to be evaluated by a doctor. Pain and swelling in the hands is never normal and can have several causes, some of them potentially serious.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Oct 16, 2014


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.