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A 42-year-old member asked:

why is my thumb first and middle finger numb in the mornings?

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Dr. Gary Pess
Dr. Gary Pess answered
Hand Surgery 40 years experience
Carpal Tunnel : Pain, numbness, tingling, weakness and night pain are the most common symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome. It can increase with progressive pregnancies. http://www.centraljerseyhand.com/carpal-tunnel-syndrome.htm.

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A 28-year-old female asked:

I smashed my thumb and it was really swollen its gone down a bit but still hurts and the of the finger is numb what does tht mean?

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Dr. David Sneid
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It means: You need to see your doctor or an er for an x-ray and appropriate evaluation now!
A 49-year-old member asked:

My thumb and index finger is numb at tip, what's wrong?

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Dr. Prem Gupta
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Likely CTS: Possibilities include carpal tunnel syndrome or pinched nerve in neck or diseased median nerve.
A 27-year-old female asked:

My right index and thumb finger been numb for about two weeks now what is wrong?

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Dr. Neal Hakimi
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Might be: Carpal tunnel syndrome, see your doctor to find out.
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A female asked:

I woke up with the tip of my right index finger numb. It is more numb on the side next to my thumb. Its only the tip. Been over 5 hours, what do I do?

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Get examined: by your PCP or by a neurologist. Possible median nerve compression or a circulatory issue. Must be seen and examined.

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