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I didn't wear gloves yesterday and i got frostbite. There was this burning sensation when i got warm. My fingertips are still tender is this normal?

I didn't wear gloves yesterday and i got frostbite. There was this burning sensation when i got warm. My fingertips are still tender is this normal?

Normal for injury: You should take care to avoid additional cold injury as your hands heal. Unless you have blisters or blackened skin the fingers should heal. ...Read more

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Can IV damage cause recurring blood blister on fingertip w pain & tenderness throughout arm? Years after IV damage was done? This happens evry 6-9 mos

Can IV damage cause recurring blood blister on fingertip w pain & tenderness throughout arm? Years after IV damage was done? This happens evry 6-9 mos

Not likely: IV damage to a vein in the distant past leaves a scarred vein, but wouldn't cause recurring finger tip lesions. It's best to have a physician examine the lesion when they are present and then get his or her advice after the evaluation. ...Read more

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I went to the ER and they put in an i.V and now there is tenderness & pain from elbow to fingertips bruise developed and is gone ?

I went to the ER  and they put in an i.V  and now there is  tenderness & pain from elbow to fingertips
bruise developed and is gone 
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Phlebitis: Should put heat pack on this and take a non steroidal anti inflammatory unless contraindicated. As long as this is getting better you are ok, but if it gets worse or you develop fever, or chills or pain extending further up your arm it is time to see someone. ...Read more

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Why do my fingertips have a burning sensation and sore?

Why do my fingertips have a burning sensation and sore?

Unclear: You will need to provide more information regarding your medical history, the context of the symptoms and any triggers or alleviating factors. ...Read more

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Yesterday i fell forward on my fingertips. It didn't hurt very much at the time but my fingers still feel weird and sore. Is this bad?

Yesterday i fell forward on my fingertips. It didn't hurt very much at the time but my fingers still feel weird and sore. Is this bad?

Maybe: A fall from a height is enough energy to cause injury to a hand or fingers. For a thorough evaluation, best to see a hand surgeon and have xrays taken. Some degree of soreness is common after a fall or injury. You could try rest, ice, and over the counter meds like tylenol (acetaminophen) or advil for a few days to see if your symptoms improve. ...Read more

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I have red blotchy sore brusises on the inside of my palms and fingertips.They dont itch at all.it hurts when i. Touch/tap anything. What do i have?

I have red blotchy sore brusises on the inside of my palms and fingertips.They dont itch at all.it hurts when i. Touch/tap anything. What do i have?

Rule out Oslers: 22 year old woman with red blotchy painful bruises on inside of hands and fingertips. Have you had any injury? Do you have any fever or chills? Any recent catheterization? You should go to see a doctor immediately because you need an exam. The most concerning thing that comes to mind and needs to be ruled out are signs of endocarditis called Oslers nodes. Good luck ...Read more

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My fingertips, under the nail, were very sore. Painful to use hands because of the pressure. They are discolored 1/2 way down the nail. What causes?

My fingertips, under the nail, were very sore. Painful to use hands because of the pressure. They are discolored 1/2 way down the nail.  What causes?

Trauma?: Sounds like it might be a blood collection under there. Was there any trauma or repetitive use? There is a procedure that a doctor can perform to relieve the pressure and pain if you would like. ...Read more