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Hand Lock Together
Locking fingers: I am not sure what you mean but trigger finger can be caused by swellings and restrictions in the tendon mechanism. ...Read more
Difficult to say: It could be trigger fingers or muscle spasms. Would really need to see your hand to make an accurate diagnoses. ...Read more
Trigger finger: Generally, locking of the fingers or thumbs are caused by trigger fingers. This is a benign condition in which the tendon becomes entrapped around a structure called the A1 pulley. If this is painful, an injection or surgery can improve the symptoms. If this is not painful, you can live with this as long as you have full range of motion and full function. ...Read more
My toes at times lock up w/ lot of pain. My middle &ring finger locked together &pain couldn't separate them locked together side by side not bending?
See your physician: The symptoms described could be a variety of things depending on chronicity to family history to other concurrent conditions. The localization could be from the muscle to the nerve and controlling functions from the central nervous system. Your primary care physician can help sort this out and refer you to the appropriate specialist if need be. ...Read more
Physical development: When Infants are first born, their hand movements are not purposeful and hands are often held in a tight fist and movements are generally not coordinated. By developmental age 3-4 months, infants begin to reach toward interesting objects and will often start to bring hands together as well as to the mouth. Monitoring motor, verbal and social development in addition to ht/wt help to define health ...Read more
Problems today using screwdriver and doing DIY because both hands had a repeated tendency to contract and lock and resist being flexed open aI worked?
Arthritis or Trigger: Fingers are POSSIBILITIES. Your doc can tell you what's going on and offer treatment. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Some ideas: Carpel Tunnel Syndrome can give hand and shoulder symptoms- usually more symptomatic at night. With trauma you can injure your neck and have referred pain that you feel in shoulder and hand. It is a common combination for those who suffer paralysis from a stroke - but not usual in someone your age. You will need a Neurologist or Physical Medicine Doctor to sort it out if it persists- Good luck ...Read more
Receiving oral as a female, my whole upperbody 'tingles' inside & my hands 'lock-up' & feel paralyzed but there is no 'release.' why? What can I do?
Rapid breathing: When you hyperventilate, as some people do during sexual stimulation, the calcium level in your blood can drop and you will experience numbness and tingling in your hands and they will spasm. Relax, pay attention to your breathing and it won't happen. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
Why do my feet itch when I stand. It doesn't have to be a long time then I have to rub them together or scratch with my hands?
Need more info: Can you be more specific is it in or out of shoes or socks and does it happen at all floor surfaces? ...Read more
What can cause your pointer finget our thumb to lock in place straight until u move it with other hand wen it losens up. It hurts until it releases?
Early swan neck: This could be due to laxity in the joints and/or the ligaments/tendons/bands resulting in an early swan neck deformity. ...Read more
Recently my hands gets a slight vibrating feel and ive been sensitive to feeling like rubbing my hands together or touching clothing, paper bothers me?
My iPad case is falling apart and becoming sticky from glue that held it together. I ate with glue on my hands. Will I get cancer from appliance glues?
But suggest you buy a better case!
Hope this helps!
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You should see a Doc: If this is happening frequently and if if it is painful muscle spasm, it can be due to electrolyte imbalance or Calcium related problem. I would advise you to see your doctor who can check your Blood electrolytes and calcium level and check you for anything else that could be causing you this probelm ...Read more
Unlikely: They are inervated by different nerves so there is no connection. ...Read more
I am experiencing sharp shooting pains from elbows to hands fingers lock closed they swell and throb just from driving?
I can feel my pulse when I am lying down and relaxed in my fingers (closed of both hands together, like praying) is it normal.?
In my experience, when people are completely relaxed, they can often feel the tiny pulsations
in their fingertips. Is this what you mean?
If it's stronger than a gentle pulsation, you should ask your doctor to examine you. ...Read more
I've severe back pain and hand pain together. Wat does these symptoms indicate, I used pain releiving gels but no much relief?
What would cause the joints in your fingers to "lock up". There is only a little pain but have to use the other hand to "pull up" the locked fingers.
Trigger finger: That sounds like a trigger finger. I would see your doctor for a steroid injection. They work great for that indication. ...Read more
My CBC is showing Variant lymps. I also have pericarditis w/ pericardial effusuion. Do they go hand in hand. No one can put the puzzle together.?
What condition can be ascribed to the following: extreme heat in legs and feet, together with acutely painful "pricking" sensation in hands and feet?
I had fingers lock up wher I can't move hand for about two minutes and the the tendons felt knotted up and I've had shots at least 6 in my lower arm.?
Trigger finger?: Your description is somewhat vague, however it sounds like trigger finger. If you have had injections with only temporary relieve, you might be a candidate for a very simple procedure. See you doctor or a hand specialist for more information. ...Read more
I have had a pink mucus stool only once but very concerning and I also have a rash on my hands idk if it's tied together but what could be the problem?
Well: This could be several things I'm not aware of anything that gives you rashes and some pink mucus in the stool. Recommend Healthtap visit or in person visit to diagnose a rash a doctor needs to examine you and take a history ...Read more