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Hands feel hot and tingly at bedtime, why?

Hands feel hot and tingly at bedtime, why?

Carpal tunnel syn: Paresthesia in hands can be a symptom of carpal tunnel syndrome or median nerve compression at the wrist. See a neurologist for an emg/nct and if the carpal tunnel is moderate or severe then you wil likely get referred for surgical release by a hand surgeon. If mild cts with minimal symptoms or symptoms that settle with nsaids, rest or use of brace then you may be managed conservatively by your pcp. ...Read more

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Why do my hands feel hot and not the rest of my body? Male, im 46

Why do my hands feel hot and not the rest of my body? Male, im 46

Tough to say: Tough to DX from just the one symptom of warm hands. Could be hyperthyroidism, a varaint of a cts like neuropathy, or some autoimmune disorder. See oyur dr and get a clinical exam and testing. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what happens if you wash blood off your hands with hot water?

Could you tell me what happens if you wash blood off your hands with hot water?

Cleansing: It will help to remove it, especially when used with soap. It has to do with hydrophilic & hydrophobic properties. Ensure that you wash for at least the lenght of time that it takes to sing the abc song. ...Read more

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Why do my hands get hot that I have to put them under cold water or in the freezer?

Why do my hands get hot that I have to put them under cold water or in the freezer?

Neuropathy?: A disorder in the nerves that supply your hand can cause this. Your doctor may need to refer you to a neurologist ...Read more

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I burnt a very tiny part on my hand from hot solder. But I applied ice on it (inside 2-3 tissue papers). Would that cause any problems?

I burnt a very tiny part on my hand from hot solder. But I applied ice on it (inside 2-3 tissue papers). Would that cause any problems?

Unlikely: It would be important to know how big the burned area is and if you still have the ability to feel light touch in that area ...Read more

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Hello, I went to Thailand in january 2016 and since then I hands problem. My hands feel hot swollen and sometimes I have pain induced by high temp, exercise or even after a hot shower. It interferes w my daily activities as I have limitation?

Hello, I went to Thailand in january 2016 and since then I hands problem. My hands feel hot swollen and sometimes I have pain induced by high temp, exercise or even after a hot shower. It interferes w my daily activities as I have limitation?

Seen any doctor: This is something you will need help from your doctor. You will need to provide more detailed history on your travel: sexual contact, insect bites, injury etc. Also did these symptoms occur upon returning home or while you were still in Thailand. ...Read more

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Why does my right hand feel hot and tingles at night?

Why does my right hand feel hot and tingles at night?

? carpal tunnel: Carpal tunnel syndrome has a tendency to cause symptoms in the night primarily in the first three digits. This is due to your wrist being bent in all kinds of awkward positions while you are sleeping. ...Read more

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Why is my feet and hands so hot I'm not feeling sick?

Why is my feet and hands so hot I'm not feeling sick?

Nothing wrong: If you are not feeling sick or any particular symptoms, there should be nothing to worry about. However if anything else develops, you might need to consider seeing your regular or a health care provider. ...Read more

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Good evening. I burnt my hand using hot glue gun. It has now blistered and bubbled. The surrounding area is red. What should I do?

Good evening. I burnt my hand using hot glue gun. It has now blistered and bubbled. The surrounding area is red. What should I do?

Ice: Crush ice in aplastic bag apply 20 minutes on 20 minutes off x 6
If have any cortisone cream apply this
Take some analgesia. 2 Panado with one ibuprofen 400 mg if have it
If infected after a day may need antibiotics need to se your doctor
Also check if tetanus immunization up to date ...Read more

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I have what my dr called trigger fingers on both hands. It effects both third fingers of both hands. My husband has noticed that my hands feel hot.?

I have what my dr called trigger fingers on both hands. It effects both third fingers of both hands. My husband has noticed that my hands feel hot.?

Trigger finger: Trigger finger can happen to one or more of the fingers. You'll have a 'pop' or a 'catch' when trying to flexing or extending. Usually, injected steroids are used to help with the symptoms. Surgery is reserved for when steroids don't help. It shouldn't make your hands feel hotter than normal, unless a lot of inflammation was happening. ...Read more

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Hand is hot and very red and feels like it has been bruised?

Hand is hot and very red and feels like it has been bruised?

Red, Swollen Hand: This is difficult to answer without getting more history and being able to examine your hand. You need to be evaluated immediately by a physician to make sure you don't have an infection, etc. ...Read more

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Had a nonspecific mass removed from the top of my hand. Now hand is hot and skin is peeling. What's w/the peeling?

Had a nonspecific mass removed from the top of my hand. Now hand is hot and skin is peeling. What's w/the peeling?

Possibly Infected: It sounds like you might have a wound infection. I would make sure to contact the office that removed the mass and inform them of your concern. ...Read more

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Why are hospitals kept so cold to kill germs, but people are advised to wash their hands with hot water to do the same?

Myths: Hospitals are not kept cold to kill germs. This is a false assumption. Or someone has told you a false myth. The room or building environmental temperature has nothing to do with bacteria or other bugs. ...Read more

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My 2yr. Old daughter hands be hot and I have to massage them and I told her doctor and he didn't do anything about. I don't know what's going?

My 2yr. Old daughter hands be hot and I have to massage them and I told her doctor and he didn't do anything about. I don't know what's going?

Hot hands: Need more information but I know of no illness or condition that can cause this. Hot hands are usually from being overheated or from a fever or from being in a warm/hot environment ...Read more

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What to do about hot flushes, head aches cold hands but hot everywhere else?

What to do about hot flushes, head aches cold hands but hot everywhere else?

Hot flushes: You may be entering menopause or there could be a different condition to explain your symptoms. See your doctor first, and you may need a referral to a gynecologist., an/or a Neurologist. ...Read more

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What's wrost thing can happen to 2nd degree burn on human (man)'s hand by hot water?

Secondary infection: A second degree burn will blister up and eventually drain, leaving the protective skin barrier broken. As long as the site remains clean and covered with antibiotic ointment, things should heal fine. If negmected, the site can become infected by a variety of skin germs and progress to a serious problem. ...Read more

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Why are my extremities (hands/feet) hot and cold at the same time? Very painful. Treatment options?

Why are my extremities (hands/feet) hot and cold at the same time? Very painful. Treatment options?

Get examined: There may be several possible reasons, but one involves peripheral neuropathy development, and best to see your doctor and get evaluated. We certainly can assess online if concerns remain unanswered. ...Read more

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So a few month ago I burnt my hand on hot water and now it's scraping and has little blisters it very ichty what do I do?

So a few month ago I burnt my hand on hot water and now it's scraping and has little blisters it very ichty what do I do?

Explanation: Your little blister not necessarily caused by old burn scar (few months). Itchiness can be treated by OTC cream like Benadryl or Cortisone 10. Good luck! ...Read more

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First trimester, sometimes my belly and hands are hot. Body temperature is 98F. Is it normal? Can it be harmful to the baby?

First trimester, sometimes my belly and hands are hot. Body temperature is 98F. Is it normal? Can it be harmful to the baby?

Yes, no: A sensation of warmth without a fever is not indicative of any risk to a pregnancy or developing baby.

The body does go through many expected changes in pregnancy including hormone levels and changes in the circulatory system that can cause hot flashes, flushing or excess sweating that can seem to come in waves. Most women experience these symptoms to varying degrees. ...Read more

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Is washing my eczema ridden hands in hot water reason enough to get psychological help? Its a habit. Self harm history. I have to do it 1x a day help

Is washing my eczema ridden hands in hot water reason enough to get psychological help? Its a habit. Self harm history. I have to do it 1x a day help

Hand washing: And self-harm history. See doc for eczema treatment. The skin is an organ of elimination. You may have a food sensitivity which can be lab tested. Then see a mental health professional for monitoring of your history of self-harm and to check for things such as OCD. The fact that you ask this question is very healthy. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I might have c.diff. I burnt my hand with hot liquid and it's infected. Using tropical antibiotics and it's not helping with infect. What should I do?

I might have c.diff. I burnt my hand with hot liquid and it's infected. Using tropical antibiotics and it's not helping with infect. What should I do?

See your doc ASAP: If you feel that you may have an infected burn, you should see your doctor ASAP. Be sure your doctor is aware of your history of C. difficile, but if he does still recommend antibiotics, you should take them as prescribed. There is some evidence that taking a probiotic while on antibiotics may help in this setting. Don't ignore the burn. Good luck. ...Read more

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10% HCl on my hands during organic chem lab. I was wearing nitrile gloves entire time. Right hand feels hot, irritated, tingling/burning.

Seems OK.: Hcl usually gives symptoms right away. Feels just like a burn. If you have not had any significant symptoms by several hours after the lab you will be fine. Could there have been an organic contact or perhaps irritation by nitrile? ...Read more

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Soles/palms for awhile small red bumpy spots then dry and peel itchy comes and goes now spread to body rash feet and hands v hot itchy swollen sore?

Soles/palms for awhile small red bumpy spots then dry and peel itchy comes and goes now spread to body rash feet and hands v hot itchy swollen sore?

Hand foot and mouth?: It's very uncommon for adults, common for kids. In the last few weeks I've seen several adults with hand, foot, and mouth disease. It's an uncomfortable but not dangerous viral illness, improves within a few days, but if your symptoms, worsen, change or fail to improve you should be seen. ...Read more