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i have been gardening and maybe pulled out a few nettles wearing gloves. i now have stinging sensation in the knuckles of my right hand?

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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Ouch!: The pain from touching nettles is severe but brief. After an hour or so, or less, it hurts much less. Wear gloves henceforth! It is a horrible pain., there is nothing like that in my experience. I have felt it once, and, I hope to never feel it again! Wash your hands with mild soap of course. Wash anything you touched after touching the nettles, too.

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