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How do I stop the burning from accidental burn to my fingers?

How do I stop the burning from accidental burn to my fingers?

Cold water immersion: For 20 minutes along with a Motrin and the pain should be gone by the next day. If a blister has formed, do not pop it. ...Read more

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Burned my index finger and thumb on a curling wand and it so t stop burning. What do I do?

Burned my index finger and thumb on a curling wand and it so t stop burning. What do I do?

Burn: Cold water initially is the best treatment. Now I would consider using a burn salve available in the pharmacy. The painwill slowly go away ...Read more

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Back of pinky finger becomes an itchy bump but then the itching stops but the bump is still there. there was a bit of burning as well. causes?

Back of pinky finger becomes an itchy bump but then the itching stops but the bump is still there. there was a bit of burning as well. causes?

Itching is: Annoying ! So we derive more pleasure by scratching more and harder till we feel pain. By now , you would have irritated and break the top layer of your skin causing the burning sensation. Worst when you wash with warm water! ...Read more

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My palm area & the area between my middle & fourth finger has this tingling burning sensation. Happened when i was cooking and i couldn't stop stop it?

My palm area & the area between my middle & fourth finger has this tingling burning sensation. Happened when i was cooking and i couldn't stop stop it?

Pinched nerve?: Hard to say from the info you provided. Transient numbness, tingling, or burning sensation is often due to irritation or pressure on a nerve. Ulnar nerve at elbow compression can cause numbness into ring and small finger. Median nerve pressure at wrist can radiate to middle -ring finger web space. Holding a handle in your hand for a long time may cause this. If it persists get it checked out. ...Read more

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Minor steam burn on index finger, about the size of a pea, what can I put on it to stop the burning and to prevent any infection?

Minor steam burn on index finger, about the size of a pea, what can I put on it to stop the burning and to prevent any infection?

Antibiotic ointment: It sounds like you have a very small 2nd-degree (i.e., partial-thickness) burn. You should keep it clean with washing and keep it gooped up with antibiotic ointment (e.g., bacitracin, polysporin, (bacitracin and polymyxin) neosporin, triple-antibiotic ointment) until it is healed, which will take a few days to up to 3 weeks. For the pain, use minor analgesics, such as Ibuprofen or acetaminophen. ...Read more

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Why do I have itchy burning fingers?

Depends: It can be anything from a dermatological condition- do you see any skin peeling if so you can have dyshidrotic eczema or a fungus. Or you can have something like carpal tunnel syndrome. (for the latter see an orthopedist.). ...Read more

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Finger feels like its burning diabetes?

Finger feels like its burning diabetes?

Possible neuropathy: Neuropathy can happen as a result of trauma, or nerve damage due to the consumption of alcohol or certain medications. Symptoms can range from a numbness and tingling sensation, possibly a burning sensation, to an uncomfortable painful sensation of the extremities. Get evaluated by a professional to determine the exact cause in order to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Why do I feel a burning sensation in between my fingers?

Why do I feel a burning sensation in between my fingers?

Burnning: There are many causes for burnning sensation in between fingers. Most common is B12 deficiency and diabetes.Other causes are amyloid neuropathy, b6 , hiv, vasculitis, lyme, vasculitis, hypothyroid, medication specially chemotherapy, certain medications. ...Read more

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What would be the cause of burning and stinging from shoulders down to fingers?

What would be the cause of burning and stinging from shoulders down to fingers?

Nerve problem: Whenever we hear the symptoms burning/stinging we think of nerve entrapment or involvement. It would be even more typical if it was just one arm, not both. The nerve could be compromised in your neck or as it passed down your shoulder causing what is called a brachial plexopathy. Very possibly a test called an EMG (electromyogram) may be revealing. Work with your doctor or neurologist for answers! ...Read more

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I've been having a lot of burning in my finger tip my fingers stay very cold almost all the time.What could be the cause for this thanks?

I've been having a lot of burning in my finger tip my fingers stay very cold almost all the time.What could be the cause for this thanks?

Parasthesias: Burning pain in your fingers is sometimes indicative or parasthesia, of which there many possible causes. A few possibilities that come to mind are vasospasm, vascular disease, diabetes or other neurological causes. ...Read more

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I dropped a small finger sized plastic wrapper onto a burning coal. The plastic burned for a few seconds I heard it sizzle and moved it. Am I okay?

I dropped a small finger sized plastic wrapper onto a burning coal. The plastic burned for a few seconds I heard it sizzle and moved it. Am I okay?

Yes: I assume you are concerned about the fumes from the plastic wrapper. As long as you feel fine, and you didn't inhale a large puff of smoke from the burning plastic, you are fine. If you did, you would have noticed significant coughing and lung irritation. ...Read more

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Im getting burning sensations in my toes and fingers what is this?

Im getting burning sensations in my toes and fingers what is this?

Probably neuropathy: Burning sensations are indicative of a neurological problem. It can be difficult to determine the cause of some neuropathies. Neuropathic symptoms are often worse at night . You should have a complete physical exam ...Read more

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Why do i feel burning under my feet fingers?

Why do i feel burning under my feet fingers?

Several reasons: You may have an injury, you may have a neuroma which is irritating the nerve to your toes. ...Read more

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Burning sharp pain in my fingers and wrist ?

Burning sharp pain in my fingers and wrist ?

Burning: Sharp pain in fingers & wrist: did you have trauma to that hand recently? Do you have diabetes? How long has it lasted for? Depending on answers (so consult with us to help better): Most common cause is you slept on that side in wrong way to compress nerves & blood vessels; Nerve issue; diabetes; tumor compressing nerves & blood vessels. Help us help you: consult with us as it may need full eval ...Read more

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I feel burning heat in my legs and fingers .what could be my problem?

I feel burning heat in my legs and fingers .what could be my problem?

Burning pain: Burning pain often involves the nerves. See your doctor who may order an electromyography. Your doctor will try to figure the underlying reason. All the best. ...Read more