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I have white spots (blanching) on my palms and fingers, spotted white areas, fingertips also seem pinker than usual. Any ideas or type of Dr.?

I have white spots (blanching) on my palms and fingers, spotted white areas, fingertips also seem pinker than usual. Any ideas or type of Dr.?

Vasospasm?: Does this happen when you expose your hand to cold or you are under stress? It sounds like Raynaud. To read about it click here ---> http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/raynauds-disease/basics/definition/con-20022916 To contact me click here --> https://www.healthtap.com/experts/12714048-dr-vahe-yetimyan ...Read more

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I woke up in one morning and my finger was dark brown and some of my fingernail too was brown I don’t know from where it’s coming and I don’t feel from it and i can feel my finger fine but the texture is bad it feels like my finger was burnt (didn’t?

I woke up in one morning and my finger was dark brown and some of my fingernail too was brown I don’t know from where it’s coming and I don’t feel from it and i can feel my finger fine but the texture is bad it feels like my finger was burnt (didn’t?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor as your symptoms warrant an evaluation.
Wish you good health. ...Read more

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I was just fingered for the first time yesterday and it laster for 20 mins. I was just wondering what the effects of being fingered are?

I was just fingered for the first time yesterday and it laster for 20 mins. I was just wondering what the effects of being fingered are?

Sexual activity: If it wasn't done too vigorously and your vagina was well lubricated then usually no symptoms the next day. But probably the most common thing would be mild discomfort or slight bleeding the first time. Slight welling might happen too if fairly vigorous. It's probably time for you to see a GYN or family doctor to talk about birth control now that you have been having foreplay ...Read more

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My fingers are stiff?

My fingers are stiff?

Too vague.: Stiff fingers can occur with swelling of any sort or simply arthritis or overuse. ...Read more

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What is finger-feeding?

What is finger-feeding?

Finger foods: Essentially (what I think you mean at least) is feeding the child foods that they, or you, can finger feed with... I.E. Cheeriohs, veggie puffs, etc... ...Read more

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What causes black fingers?

What causes black fingers?

Blood flow: Black fingers would be a decrease in blood flow leading to necrosis. Some infections can cause this as well ...Read more

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Can you have finger replaced?

Can you have finger replaced?

Yes and No: Microvascular surgery can be performed to restore a missing thumb. A toe can be removed from the foot and replanted on to the hand to provide a greater functioning hand. This is significant surgery, and used primarily for very select patients. ...Read more

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How to stop picking my fingers?

How to stop picking my fingers?

Picking at skin on: Fingers can be both an obsessive behavior and a form of self- mutilation. It can respond to cognitive behavioral therapy & psychiatric medications. Take care. ...Read more

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What causes clubbing of the fingers?

What causes clubbing of the fingers?

Chronic lack of O2: A chronic lack of oxygen is a common cause of clubbing. ...Read more

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Is it possible to shorten your fingers?

Is it possible to shorten your fingers?

Not a good idea: Short of partially amputating them, no. It would be a complex procedure with a high risk of complications. You would need an awfully strong reason to do so, and to convince a surgeon to do the procedure. ...Read more

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What is clubbing finger and what are effects?

What is clubbing finger and what are effects?

FInger clubbing: Clubbing of fingers generally relates to problems with lungs and breathing. Please see your physician about your own situation. ...Read more

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I have 6 fingers. Is this biologically harmful or not?

I have 6 fingers. Is this biologically harmful or not?

Polydactyly is a : Common condition. The most common of these is a post axial polydactyly, meaning an extra small finger. Most are removed at a very young age. The finger itself is not harmful but cosmesis may be a concern and function of the two ringers may be less than if one were there.
Polydactyly is associated with many genetic syndromes but they are not caused by the extra finger. ...Read more

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My hubby as no feelings in his fingers what could it be?

My hubby as no feelings in his fingers what could it be?

Can be serious: I trust he is not a problem drinker. For starters, he needs to be checked for vitamin B12 deficiency. ...Read more

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Burning finger tips?

Burning finger tips?

Carpal tunnel often: Begins with wrist pain, tingling in the fingers that often begins at night with burning that is with or without activity. This progresses with increased frequency of symptoms. ...Read more

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Why do fingers swell?

Why do fingers swell?

Arthritis.: If the fingers alone are swelling, especially in the morning, and if they hurt in the morning of with a lot of use, this could be arthritis. ...Read more

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What is trigger finger?

What is trigger finger?

Pulley limitation: Trigger finger or thumb most commonly occurs when swelling or a nodule of the tendon which bends (flexes) the finger gets caught passing through a tight ligamentous pulley (tunnel) and the nodule hits the tunnel the finger gets caught and with forced bending eventually pops through. This is responsible for a trigger finger. ...Read more

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Have pain in my fingers?

More info needed: Pain in the fingers can have several causes. Important questions are where in the fingers is the pain, when is it worse and how long does it last. It would also help to know something about the quality of the pain, what makes it worse or better and whether other symptoms exist. Possible causes include osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and tendonitis. ...Read more

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What causes webbed fingers?

What causes webbed fingers?

Failure of seperatio: During normal embryonic development (while the baby is still in the womb), the hand initially forms in the shape of a paddle, then at about the sixth or seventh week of gestation, splits into separate fingers. Syndactyly results if there’s an irregularity in this process: the fingers fail to divide normally (failure of differentiation). ...Read more

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What is up my short fingers?

What is up my short fingers?

See below: Our physical traits are inherited from our parents. I suspect every person in this world even supermodels have body features that they wish they could change. Bodies come in all shapes and sizes. Focus on the positive. ...Read more

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Finger main skin main derd?

Finger main skin main derd?

Makes no sense: Please ask question again. The way you have this worded does not make sense to me. ...Read more

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Small white bumps on fingers?

Visual DX: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more

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What can I do for finger pain?

Finger pain: Let your family doctor help u explore the causes & treat those. ...Read more

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My face and fingers turn blue?

My face and fingers turn blue?

Possible Raynauds: If the symptoms are worse with cold exposure, raynauds is a possible cause. There are other possible causes as well. Have your doctor evaluated the issue or see a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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What causes numbing of fingers?

Many things: While everyone talks about carpal tunnel and it is certainly prevalent there are other nerves and especially the ulnar that can cause numbness in the hand. In fact, there is a whole range of things from abnormal pressure on nerves anywheres from their origin in the neck down to the hand, metabolic issues like diabetes, and more that can cause numbness. ...Read more