Top
20
Doctor insights on: Aching Hands And Wrists

Share
2

2
Tingling and pain in ankles and wrists?

Tingling and pain in ankles and wrists?

Carpal/Tarsal Tunnel: If you are having tingling and pain in both wrists and ankles at same time, i would lean toward a nerve or arthritis disease. It could also be a vitamin deficiency or a neuromuscular issue. You need to see your primary care physician for history and physical and testing (bloodwork and x-rays). From there your pcp may refer you to a specialist like a neurologist or rheumatologist. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
Being getting tingling and numbness throughout body. Hand, face, feets, fingers, tongue, shoulders and headache and chest pain?

Being getting tingling and numbness throughout body. Hand, face, feets, fingers, tongue, shoulders and headache and chest pain?

Tingling all over: I am sorry this is happening to you. Is there any other personal issues going on ? Sometimes what you describe can be a physical sign of Panic Attacks. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
Lately my shoulders, wrists hands and ankles hurt and ache especially in humid weather why?

Lately my shoulders, wrists hands and ankles hurt and ache especially in humid weather why?

See a rheumatologist: There are numerous possibilities. Are the joints swollen? If so, you have an inflammatory arthritis. Possible noninflammatory causes include fibromyalgia. Have a rheumatologist evaluated the problem. ...Read more

5

5
Terrible pain, cramping, tingling, numbness in hands, arms, legs and feet.

Terrible pain, cramping, tingling, numbness in hands, arms, legs and feet.

Evaluation: Any time you have these generalized symptoms you should visit your doctor for an evaluation. This could be from something easy to manage as dehydration to something more complicated as a pinched nerve in the spinal cord. www.otwithmd.com. ...Read more

7

7
Shooting pains down my arm. Numb tingling and swelling in my lower arms, wrists, hands and fingers, swollen legs, lower back pain and mottled skin?

Shooting pains down my arm. Numb tingling and swelling in my lower arms, wrists, hands and fingers, swollen legs, lower back pain and mottled skin?

Not good: Go to nearest Emergency room for evaluation and treatment. Mottled skin is a sign that there are changes in the blood vessels below the skin causing a patchy bluish purplish color a sign of decreased circulation. You need to find out what condition is causing these symptoms!!! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
Prolonged aches in arms and elbow joints and knee joints and legs?

Prolonged aches in arms and elbow joints and knee joints and legs?

Possible arthritis: You may be experiencing the beginning of inflammatory arthritis such as rheumatoid arthritis . You should see a rheumatologist for blood tests, x-rays and possible therapy including nsaids, analgesics. If a collagen disorder is found you may require steroids, methtrexate or biologics. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
Why do my legs and hands and fingers stiffen?

Why do my legs and hands and fingers stiffen?

See details: It may be related to arthritis. Have the problem evaluated, preferably by a rheumatologist. ...Read more

11

11
Why do both my shoulders pop and crack causing pain numdness and weakness in my arms elbows and wrist hands?

Why do both my shoulders pop and crack causing pain numdness and weakness in my arms elbows and wrist hands?

Instability or nerve: Painful pop and click in shoulder may represent instability but this could also be emanating from your neck with a nerve issue. ...Read more

12

12
Sore joints all over and swollen hands and feet. ?

Sore joints all over and swollen hands and feet. ?

Arthritis: You have arthritis by definition. Inflammatory arthritis is seen in things like rheumatoid arthritis and is a symmetric swelling and pain in the hands and wrists and other joints that is worse with rest and better with movement. On the other hand, osteoarthritis is a wear and tear arthritis that is worse with activity. Talk to a primary care doctor so you can figure out what to do next! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
13

13
Swelling and pain in ankles knees and wrists?

Have it evaluated.: You may benefit by seeing a rheumatologist. ...Read more

14

14
Severe back pain, numbness and tingling in feet arms hands swelling in thighs, feet, hands and upper arms. Rapid weight gain around belly ?

See your doctor: It's important with all these symptoms mentioned that you seek evaluation with your primary care doctor to figure out what could be causing all these symptoms. There are various thing that could result in some of those symptoms. It may not be only one cause. It could have some vascular component, a metabolic component, a neurologic component, nutrient deficiency component, or none-of-the-above. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
15

15
My forearms and hands keep getting numb and tingly?

My forearms and hands keep getting numb and tingly?

Nerve issues: Those symptoms are classic for some sort of nerve entrapment condition. You may have a nerve being irritated anywhere..--> from your neck where the nerves that innervate your arms come out of your spinal cord, to the shoulders, or elbow joints. Get a dr. To do or order an EMG on you and get the diagnosis officially so any proper treatment can occur. Best wishes. ...Read more

16

16
Having chest tightness and numbness in both arms numb and tingly sensation in both arms and hands

Having chest tightness and numbness in both arms numb and tingly sensation in both arms and hands

Although : Although this could be from hyperventilation or a panic attack, there is still a possibility of a heart attack. I recommend that you call 911 and be evaluated at an emergency room. ...Read more

17

17
Upper back pain with tingling in hands and feet.

Stressed out: Does it feel like your shoulders are pulled up almost to your ears? I have found that some people get stress build up in their shoulders, neck and upper back. This also goes hand in hand with clenching your teeth. A stress reduction protocol and massage may help the initial pain. The tight muscles may be squeezing the nerve to cause tingling. Use moist heat to relax the soft tissue then stretch. ...Read more

18

18
Pain and numbness in fingers. Pins and needles all over arms and hands. Signs of lime disease?

Pain and numbness in fingers. Pins and needles all over arms and hands. Signs of lime disease?

Maybe: Brachioradiculitis is a complication of lyme. It usually involves just one arm but occasionally can involve both. Get a blood test done. ...Read more

19

19
Hi i started by having burning sensation on right hand now knuckles and fingers hurt and wrists both sides also feel fatigue. And clumsy hands.

Hi i started by having burning sensation on right hand now  knuckles and fingers hurt and wrists both sides also feel fatigue. And clumsy hands.

Hard to say: There are multiple potential causes and i would sure be checked. Compression of the spinal cord in the neck can cause burning and numbness and clumsiness in hands and can progress further. Please get checked. ...Read more