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Doctor insights on: Fingertip Scarring

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Dr. Barry Press
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Scarring (Definition)

A scar is the result of the body healing. It is the end product of a long cascade of signals and cellular repair that takes approximately a year to complete, and a lifetime to maintain. It is a normal process that occurs whenever ...Read more


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I have sudden tingling in my fingertips.?

I have sudden tingling in my fingertips.?

Several reasons: We all get tinfling in our fingers occasionally but if it stays or reoccurs frequently it is worth getting it checked out by your doc. ...Read more

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I have very itchy fingertips.

I have very itchy fingertips.

Vague: Truthfully, you did not really ask a question to answer. However, your statement makes me wonder if you are touching things you are allergic to or if there is any problem with your circulation to the fingertips causing your symptoms. ...Read more

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Why fingertips wrinkle without water?

Why  fingertips wrinkle without water?

Fingertip wrinkling: Is a complex response, to temperature, humidity, circulation, nerve supply and pressure . Immersion in water is only one way to see wrinkles occur , the best known, on fingertips. ...Read more

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What causes a burning pain at fingertips?

What causes a burning pain at fingertips?

Several poss.: Several causes, including possible problems with: blood flow, nerve entrapment issues, diabetes, arthritis, etc. Best to get see and evaluated to determine your cause, best wishes. ...Read more

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Why do I have brown spots on my fingertips?

Why do I have brown spots on my fingertips?

Call your MD: Sounds like you will need a workup and tests to better determine your issue. ...Read more

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Tingling from elbow to fingertips means what?

Tingling from elbow to fingertips means what?

incomplete info.: See a neurologist. If only pinky and ring fingers are numb then ulnar nerve could be pinched at elbow. If other fingers are also numb then pinched nerves could be in neck. ...Read more

Dr. John Mancoll
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Cicatrix (Definition)

A cicatrix is a scar. Scars normally form after any wound to the body's tissues, but abnormally thick or large scars on the ...Read more