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Pain in right middle fingertip+ nail. No injuries, discoloration or disfigurement.More pain with cold/heat, less with NSAIDs. Ideas? Sudden pain
Trauma?: This sounds an injury( probably occurred 1-2 days earlier) which may not be noted by you since it is helped by NSAID. However if the problem fails to improve in another week, check with your doctor. ...Read more
Friend has burnt fingertips from soaking her fingertips in water, bleach, and lemon juice. No pain but discoloration...is it permanent? What to do?
Use antibiotic cream: consult your physician and pharmacist- the discoloation can be from the strane combination of bleach(??), lemon juice and burned skin- see a physician, ...Read more
I have on my pinkie fingertip an orange discoloration, it doesn't hurt or itch. haven't smashed my hand or frostbite ever. been there now for 2 years?
Dermatology: Without seeing it in person, it's really hard to give you an accurate diagnosis on what it is, but I think it's probably a god sign that it doesn't hurt or bleed or cause you many problems. I would suggest you see a dermatologist and have them take a look at it and see what they think of the discoloration and if it's something you need to worry about. Best wishes to you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Smoking: There is a disease called buerger disease that effects the small arteries and veins in the fingertips causing them of close. Smoking increases the incidence. We see it in men more often but smokers the most. Usually there is burning or numbness in the fingers or toes. If you smoke stop now. ...Read more
Blood supply.: Because of their blood supply. Apply pressure. ...Read more
Possibly: But not likely. See a dermatologist.Get a more detailed answer ›