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The middle fingers of both of my hands are painful and numb, and part of my left foot. my lip is swollen as wellall after i ate too much sweets.

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Swollen digits: If you can pinpoint the swelling and pain to the joints of your fingers, you are dealing with a type of arthritis. Lip swelling is suspicious of angioedema which is an allergic reaction to something internal or external. A physician will examine you and determine whether a referral to a rheumatologist or allergist is indicated.
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