A member asked:

I feel my pulse in my fingers and every time i press them ir touch something, i have been feeling like this since i got my period any ideas????

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Dr. Bennett Werner answered

Specializes in Cardiology

Sensitive: You do, in fact, have arteries in your fingers which produce a pulse ("digital arteries"). When you compress your fingers by touching something with just the right pressure, you partially compress the artery and can feel the pulsation, just like when a BP cuff is deflated and you feel the throb in your arm. This isn't abnormal, but you have one heck of a good sense of touch! Do you play the piano?

Answered 3/29/2021

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