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Burning Sensation In Right Hand
Burning sensation: It may be compression of a nerve that innervates the hand muscles, such as of the median, ulnar, or radial nerves. Carpal tunnel syndrome is an example. However, your doctor will need to examine you to make a more accurate diagnosis since the nerves innervate different muscles of the hand. Then a treatment plan can be made. Sometimes further evaluation is needed, such as with an emg/ncs. ...Read more
A burning sensation can be descriptive of nerve pain, some variations of migraine, and even central brain problems after a stroke. Have heard this said associated with phantom limb syndrome, reflex sympatheric dystrophy, and trigeminal neuralgia. Other patients might say ...Read more
Left arm shoulder pain left arm numb from about the elbow to te finger tips with a burning sensation. And right hand finger tips numb.?
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've got pain in my lower abdomal that goes around to my back it's a sharp burning sensation (right hand side)?
Many possibilities: Burning sensations can occur from various reasons. Some potential causes include vitamin deficiency, nerve damage, nerve compression, and alcohol over consumption, side effects of different medications, or as a result of different systemic medical conditions such as diabetes. Get evaluated by a professional to determine the diagnosis. Treatment is based on the diagnosis. ...Read more
"i am 18 years old. I am suddenly having burning sensation in my right hand fingers. Especially between the ring finger and index finger.?
ULNAR: The location suggests ulnar nerve irritation, perhaps from elbow but maybe at wrist (guyon's canal). Alternatively, could be joint or tendon issues. Perhaps associated with computer keyboard activity or texting? May well be self-limited and reverse, but if not, might check in with your doctor if persistent. ...Read more
Hand numbness: Your symptoms can be due to either nerve compression or vascular compromise to right hand. The whole right arm and cervical spine needs to be evaluated. Do you type a lot? Postural exercises and yoga helps. Chiropractor might be of some assistance too based upon what defect has been diagnosed after thorough work up ...Read more
Not clear: Several causes are possible: wrist arthritis, irritated skin (allergy, chemicals), nerve problems. Nerve problems only involving the top of the hand is extremely unlikely. If your wrist is stiff and/or your are having difficulty using your hand, see an orthopedist or rheumatologist. ...Read more
I woke and my right hand hurts and has a burning sensation for going on 10 minutes I can even feel it in my elbow? Help please!
Get seen by the PCP: And get a Wrist Brace to keep your wrist straight, if the burnng and pain affects the thumb to middle fingers; If the ring and pinky are affected, then avoiding bending the elbow too much can help. Keeping it at about 20 to 60 degrees would allow the swelling around the pinched nerve to subside, allowing symptoms to improve. Taking some Aleve (naproxen) or Motrim might also help and Vit B6 would be helpful. ...Read more
I've been suffering the last 4days with intense headache on my right hand side from my neck half way up my head. I have a burning sensation in my arm?
Exam/testing: Seek a medical examination today: cannot be diagnosed online. Additionally, you seem to asking multiple medical questions for answers, perhaps seeing your physician would help. ...Read more
Could be: Shingles, but impossible to tell without an exam. Best to get evaluated soon in case you need to start treatment within the first 72 hours. ...Read more
Shoulder tendenrness tear happened upper back right hand shoulder, causing me burning pain at night especially. Please help. Thank you?
Shoulder pain: This could be a problem with the shoulder itself, or a problem from the cervical discs that innervate the shoulder. ...Read more
Right hand/wrist in cheer 3weeks ago. My fingers bent and touch my wrist being smashed cant move, in brace 3weeks sharp&burning pain from fingers up?
What causes pain in both arms from shoulders down to fingers? Sometimes right hand fingers feel as if they are moving slowly. Almost a burning pain
Look at your neck: Since cervical nerve roots affect the hands as does the upper thoracic nerve roots. Often when there's neck problems or overuse syndrome (typing nonstop) can affect a carpel tunnel that can affect ur fingers. So call your doctor. Get a 2nd opinion too from an osteopathic doctor (DO) who specializes in NMM (Neuromusculoskeletal medicine) & can evaluate you medically, possible image your neck too. ...Read more
Difficult to answer:
The most common cause for your symptoms is carpal tunnel syndrome. However it is important to note which fingers are predominantly involved as carpal tunnel does not involve the fifth finger.
Other causes for a burning neuropathy includes those conditions which cause a small fiber peripheral neuropathy. These include diabetes, amyloidosis, alcohol abuse, and vitamin deficiencies. I hope this helps ...Read more
Uncertain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. It might be a very unusual presentation for a cardiac event? ...Read more
See doctor: This could be a sign of a neck (spine) problem or a shoulder problem. Physical examination and possibly some tests are necessary to sort this out. ...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
Possibly: This could be normal post-operative pain, but f you have any concern of worsening or persistence of the sensation you should discuss it with your hand surgeon. ...Read more
Hurt upper back 3 months ago. Use computer a lot. Now have a weird slight burning sensation in both hands. Comes and goes. Not quite numbness, but hurts?
Possible neuropathy: Neuropathy can happen as a result of trauma, or nerve damage due to the consumption of alcohol or certain medications. Symptoms can range from a numbness and tingling sensation, possibly a burning sensation, to an uncomfortable painful sensation of the extremities. Get evaluated by a professional to determine the exact cause in order to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
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