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You can hold more: With big hands, big feet offer a nice foundation to hold one up. ...Read more
Acromegaly.: Is a syndrome that results when the anterior pituitary gland produces excess growth hormone (gh) after epiphyseal plate closure at puberty. It is most commonly affects adults in middle age, and can result in severe disfigurement, complicating conditions, and premature death if unchecked. If this condition just started for you, see a doctor! ...Read more
Not necessarily: Just big shoes and gloves.Get a more detailed answer ›
JUST: Genetics, as long as everything else is proportionately developed. ...Read more
Sure: If they are sensitive hands.Get a more detailed answer ›
Possible: Usually smaller hands than typical, will be associated with smaller than usual feet. But it certainly doesn't have to be. Now I have rather typical, perhaps somewhat larger than aveage, male foot size (10), but very large hands for a male, size 8-- the better to play those tough rachmaninoff reaches as a boy-:). ...Read more
If a boy is 6ft1 at 15 yrs. Old with a 6ft6 wingspan, size 14 shoes, big hands and parents are 5ft10 & 5ft6. How tall would he be by the his mid 20's?
Hard to say: At this point, he is taller than projected height by genes (m+f/2+2.5 inches) by more than 3 inches. If he entered puberty at the normal time he may gain 2 inches or so but not much more. A single x-ray of the wrist and hand can be graded for bone maturity. If his bone age is more like 13 he could grow much more, if more like 17 he is almost finished. ...Read more
I'm 5"foot 9 right know and I have extremely big hands and big feet and I just turned 14 hitting high school does that mean im gonna be really tall?
Not necesarily: A more accurate indicator to determine if you will get tall is an xray of your feet or hands to determine if the growth plates are almost finished or are still open (which means that you have a lot more growing to do.) time will tell. ...Read more
How do I floss my back teeth when I have a small mouth, but big hands & long fingers that have trouble fitting?
Flossing: There are some floss holders that can be used to help you. Ask your dentist to show you one. ...Read more
Hair loss since taking Norvasc (amlodipine) hair loss but not big hand fulls it is just around hundred hairs or more a day?
Haven't heard: This before bit there are other alternatives for BP control. ...Read more
Nothing: Masturbating will not affect the size of your hands. ...Read more
Not sure about poppy:
Liz, every person's hand veins become more prominent with age. Normal veins feel "squishy". They easily move away when you push them. It's normal and not dangerous.
Arthritis is also common with age and the most common cause of pain in hands. However, if you have hurt your hand or burst a vein you could have bruise-like pain. Apply warm compresses and it will probably get better. Good luck ...Read more
My dad is 86years of age, and we note now the other day behind his lower neck is like a red pats as big as his hand, it itch and uncomfortable?
See below: Your family doctor can prescribe a medication to healp with his symptoms. It doesn't sound like a dangerous lesion. ...Read more
I had a big splinter my hand, pulled out, saw dr. Said infected, took rx. Xray was clean. Area looks like full of pus does it need to be drained?
Infection: It needs to be seen by your doctor again. It sounds like it is infected. If the prescription you were given was antibiotics and you took them as prescribed the infection may be resistent or it may need to be drained. You might need a different antibiotic as well. Get in to see your doctor as soon as possible if it is not improving. Good luck! ...Read more
Was told I have shingles, have been numb below waistline about big as my hand for 1 wk & only have 3 spots for 3 days.....Will I break out more?
Shingles: Shingles generally stays on one side of body. If it crossed over it is unlikely to be shingles. Numbness? Not usually, please see a doc. ...Read more
I hate to keep asking this but, I have a lot of issues but one thing that gets to me is my body. I have short arms, big head, small hands, short 5'8?
Fixation on appearan: You don't seem to be getting the message. Look around and you will see people come in all shapes and sizes. ...Read more
I'm 16.My finger, big toe and hand keep clicking every time I bend them. It's so annoying problem. There were no pain or swell. What can I do to cure this?
Nothing: "cracking" kniuckles and other joints that are painless require no tx. ...Read more
No: Go back and see the doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
I aam being bit. Its big lumps on hands arms legs back and butt. I seen a bug red and flat is it bedbugs or fleas?
Bedbugs vs fleas:
Bedbugs signs: 1. Blood smears on bedding (turn black over time). 2. Amber colored “shells” = shedded exoskeletons. 3. Bug feces on sheets (brown- black dots). 4. W heavy infestation, bug's secretions leave “musty sweet”odor. Don't expect to “see” eggs. They're nocturnal ; in small crevices, translucent ; 1/16th inch long. Adults are 1/4th inch long ; flat. Bed bug bites may
have no sx's/signs. ...Read more
Numb patch on hip after a fall took a fall off a horse 3 weeks ago, my husband broke his clavicle, scapula, and a rib, and I have a numb patch of muscle/skin on my hip about as big as my hand but sometimes when I roll over it feels like it is burning?
Numbness: Numbness after an injury can be caused by "neuropraxia", which is from irritation to the nerve from the trauma, or by a nerve injury. Neuropraxia will typically resolve on its own. If a patient had persistent symptoms, pain, or other complaints, then they should seek out a medical evaluation. ...Read more
Normal: Normal hands often have visible vessels simply because the layer of tissue under the skin (the subcutaneous layer) is thinner over the hands so the veins are more shallow. Vein blood is mostly very dark red but the skin absorbs some colors better than others and the greenish tint is what your eye sees. Skin gets thinner with age, so veins often become more visible (and darker) over time. ...Read more
Variation of normal: At best, this appears a variation of normal development. It does not necessarily indicate that there is something pathologic or genetically wrong. Fortunately, shoes and gloves come in different sizes. ...Read more
Loss of fat: Subcutaneous fat naturally atrophies over time. Think of the difference between the cheeks of a baby and a 90 year old man. These make veins which are normally occurring in the hand more visible. These can be removed, for cosmetic reasons, by a vein specialist or phlebologist. ...Read more
None: This is a common phenomenon in most cases. ...Read more
My hand is big but my wrist are very small it looks realy odd please tell me home remady to get rid away with this one?
The real remedy,: Unless there is a physical problem identified by your doctor, is to accept and be grateful for the body you have. There is an emotional disorder that finds problems with one's body parts. The person gets lots of surgery but the cause is really emotional. Please see a mental health professional for talk therapy and stress management. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Hi I have a big bump on my hand and it itches really bad and when I itch. It clear stuff comes out. And it stings when I touch or itch it. What is it?
Could be..: A couple of things, but without a picture of it or seeing it myself it's hard to say for sure. It could be an allergic reaction to something you came in contact with or a reaction to a bug bite. It could also possibly be a skin infection. I would recommend having your doc take a look at it to determine the best course of treatment. ...Read more