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What could this be? Burning pain from elbows to tips of fingers, after affects were pain in tips of fingers, sensitivity in hands for a couple days.

What could this be? Burning pain from elbows to tips of fingers, after affects were pain in tips of fingers, sensitivity in hands for a couple days.

Could be nerve issue: One possibility is nerve irritation in the elbow causing hand and finger symptoms. Your doctor can examine you and determine what the problem is. ...Read more

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Why do my hands and fingers itch when i pick up something cold? Is it sensitivity to cold?

Why do my hands and fingers itch when i pick up something cold? Is it sensitivity to cold?

Cold urticaria: If some people, exposure to cold can trigger the release of histamine. This is the substance that causes itching when we have an insect bite or other allergic reaction. Obviously you can try to avoid the cold exposure, but if you can't, try anti-histamine type medication like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or claritan. I think they both come in easily disolvable forms that you put under your tongue. ...Read more

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I have a sensitivity between my eyebrows. Feels as if someone's just barely touching me & when I lightly graze a finger over the spot, I get migraine.

I have a sensitivity between my eyebrows. Feels as if someone's just barely touching me & when I lightly graze a finger over the spot, I get migraine.

SupraorbitalMigraine: Neurologists know of several nerves that can trigger migraines. The Supraorbital nerve is one of them. Surgical treatment might include decompression of one or more of these nerves and medical migraine management has a beneficial effect on the intensity, duration, and severity of migraine headaches. ...Read more

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Pain and sensitivity in the radial side of the wrist and base of thumb. Also pain in snuffbox and fingers. X-rays and MRI are normal. Why pain?

Pain and sensitivity in the radial side of the wrist and base of thumb.  Also pain in snuffbox and fingers. X-rays and MRI are normal. Why pain?

Tenosynovitis: DeQuervain's tenosynovitis can cause pain at the anatomical snuffbox, due to repetitive stress and movements causing inflammation or tenosynovitis of the sheath or tunnel that surrounds two tendons that control movement of the thumb. ...Read more

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What could cause pain and skin sensitivity down my right leg to my toes, and my right arm to my fingers along with lower back pain?

What could cause pain and skin sensitivity down my right leg to my toes, and my right arm to my fingers along with lower back pain?

Too broad: This could be as simple as a vitamin deficiency to as serious as ms. Age 29. You need a workup. See your doc with tese symptoms. ...Read more

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Skin sensitivity to touch, burning. Muscle pain without any straining prior. No rash. Lasting 5 days. The burning spread from finger to arm. Help! ?

Skin sensitivity to touch, burning. Muscle pain without any straining prior. No rash. Lasting 5 days. The burning spread from finger to arm. Help! ?

Confused: You give a clue at the end of your post, but unfortunately you don't specify where on your body this is happening. Regardless, wherever it is, unlike in IT, you can't get diagnosed over the Internet. We can't get remote access to your body. If you're to the "Help!" stage, you'll have to actually leave home & get hands laid on you by a live doctor. There's no other way to get the help you seek. ...Read more