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Burning Sensation In Wrist And Hand
Have mild/moderate pain/burning sensation in left hand/wrist for over a week. No visible cause. Worse when touched. What's wrong?
Nerve impingement: Can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain. This condition must be professionally managed. See interventional pain management specialist or neurologist for definitive diagnosis and management. 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
I woke up with a painful burning sensation in my palm, both hands. Fingers not so much but carea closer to wrist is flaming! Please advise thank you?
Periph. Neuropathy: Sounds like the onset of a peripheral neuropathy which can be related to underlying diseases, spinal cord arthritic changes with pressure on nerve endings, or spinal cord lesions themselves. You need to see and be evaluated by a neurologist and would do this asap as the longer nerve conditions persist the slower the resolution. Good luck. Read more
I've had severe pain and swelling in my hands, especially in my left thumb. I get a burning sensation in my wrists while touching. It affects my work and makes me irritable. What should I do?
Thumb Pain: Tough to say based on that description. One possibility would be osteoarthritis at the base of the thumb/wrist, though not typically described as burning. There are other possibilities and best to have a consult with a hand doctor for a good exam. Best of luck. Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Numbness and tingling in both hands. For over a month. Burning sensation in fingers. Pain in right thumb, wrist, and elbow. What could this mean?
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.
Pain under bellybutton also burning sensation in wrist joints and flatulence and neck clicking and cracking also pain in hip and burning sensation i.
Many things to coord: These are many things to coordinate and needs to be evalauted by your physician. I am not certain these are all related. One would need to know your total medical health to help and your physician woudl be the one to do that. I would look at your intestine, but also joints like hip, neck, wrists, etc Read more
The front area of my right wrist hurts whenever I pushed myself up (like from a push up position). It gives a burning sensation when it hurts.
Strain vs. Tendonitis: What did a X-Ray / MRI show? There are several diagnoses ranging from tendinitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, radiculopathy, RSI, nerve entrapment to TFCC tear vs. Fracture. Thus you need a good exam & may need an EMG. Once the diagnosis is clear we can develop a clear treatment plan which may ultimately include a wrist brace and Hand therapy if an injection is not indicated. See a Hand specialist Read more
Hours ago I got this burning sensation where my thumb and wrist meet up. Can anyone tell me what it could be and what can I do?
I am 18 years old and the inner part of my left wrist sometimes gets this burning sensation. I would like to know if that is normal. Also I'm a righty
Circular dry patch on my wrist more noticeable some days than others. I've noticed that when I put lotion it gets red and I feel a burning sensation.
The patch could be: Eczema or atopic dermatitis, both due to very dry skin and perhaps allergies. As you suggest, dryness is the main culprit. It may burn because the skin is so dry that there are actually microscopic cuts/breaks in it which burn when chemicals applied. Many lotions have alcohols or acids (glycolic, azaelaic, lactic) that are irritating. Humidify, hydrate, use sensitive skin lotions/creams. Read more
Paresthesias: There are several possibilities depending on the precise distribution of the symptoms. Google separately images for ulnar nerve, median nerve and dermatomes. See which ones match best his symptoms. If these don't precisely fit the problem could also be in the spinal cord or brain. Have an evaluation by a neurologist to further help. Read more
I have a burning sensation in my wrist, I am being checked for a broken scaphoid. Nothing is showing on xrays. Had a brace on for 2 weeks still hurts?
Keko looking: Scaffoid fractures are sometimes tricky. Tell your doctor to have another X-ray with 3 views. They are bad fractures to have if it comes to that so you for sure want it treated Read more
After 2 months since cat bite to left wrist I still have limited movement and server pain at times along with a burning sensation. What could be wrong?
Burning sensation on left wrist last 10 seconds been going on for a week and a half no medication or injuries?
In certain cultures: This means either you are going to come into a large sum of money or you are going to have your car towed. Burning discomfort in the wrist associated with repetitive motions and numbness or parasthesias in the thumb, and first 2-3 fingers usually is due to irritation or compression of the median nerve. (Carpal Tunnel Syndrome) If no injury rash has occurred I would ret it and see if it resolves. Read more
I have a burning sensation inside my wrist & is moving up my forearm. Also it sometimes ache. Why is this?
Tunnell syndrome: Sounds like a nerve entrapment syndrome such as carpal tunnel. Typically the pain will involve some of the fingers and wrist, and radiate upward toward the elbow. You may want to try using a wrist splint at night to see if this helps. You can find a wrist splint at any store that also has a pharmacy. Read more
I am 48 male and have mild skin burning sensation 247 in between wrist and elbow for last 3 mnths. My same left arm pains intensely when I lift load.
Could be nerve root: Your description sounds like a cervical nerve root problem. Injury to the peripheral nerves exiting from your neck can cause pain, paresthesias (pins and needles), numbness, and/or weakness. You would benefit from a consultation with your doctor to delve into this issue further. Good luck to a quick recovery. Read more
I have pain in my wrist (more in morning), has a burning sensation, is a little more swollen too (on my thumb side.) I can't lean on it. What can it be?
I have recently strained a tendon in my left arm just above my elbow joint this caused a lump ultrasounds revealed no problems and I have had physio as well now my arm has a burning sensation on my forearm between my wrist and elbow it feels really hot bu
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