Top
10
Doctor insights on: I Have A Bump On My Left Hand Middle Finger Is This A Hand Tumor

Share
1

1
I have a bump on my left hand middle finger. Is this a hand tumor?

I have a bump on my left hand middle finger. Is this a hand tumor?

Yes and no: A tumor by definition is just an abnormal growth so yes it is a tumor. It is most likely a cyst or other benign (read non cancer) tumor of your finger. You should have this seen by your doctor to determin what it is and if anything needs to be done for it. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer

Neoplasms (Definition)

"tumor" literally translates as "mass", so even a fresh bruise could be called a "tumor". Doctors use the term "neoplasm" (tranlates literally as new growth) to describe tumors that are abnormal growths of cells. These may be benign or malignant; "malignant" = cancer. In everyday usage, we use "tumor" ...Read more


2

2
I have a bump on my middle finger on my left hand i had it for 2 months what could it be?

Ganglion Cyst: Could be a ganglion cyst. These typically do not hurt, however may cause issues like trigger finger and make it hard to flex/extend fingers. Consider seeing a hand specialist if it does not resolve or gets worse. ...Read more

4

4
What would cause my left hand middle finger to twitch every now and then?

What would cause my left hand middle finger to twitch every now and then?

Old age..: As we age things start falling apart.....very slowly. But you can have entrapment neuropathy, B12 deficiency, calcium deficiency, other electrolyte or medication related issues. ...Read more

5

5
My left hand middle finger can not be bent/close, it is aching a bit but not severely. Why ? Do i need to consult a cardiologist?

My left hand middle finger  can not be bent/close, it is aching a bit  but not severely. Why ? Do i need to consult a cardiologist?

Get Orthopaedic Eval: You need to be evaluated by an orthopaedic surgeon or hand surgeon that cares for injuries to the hand region. Xrays will likely be taken as part of an initial thorough evaluation to discern the reason for your loss of motion and stiffness. ...Read more

8

8
Numbness in my finger tip middle finger on left hand?

Numbness in my finger tip middle finger on left hand?

Carpal tunnel: You may have carpal tunnel syndrome, characterized by hand pain and recurrent numbness or "pins and needle" sensations in the thumb, index, middle finger and the lateral aspect of the ring finger. It may be triggered by use (driving, keyboard use). Wearing a wrist cock- up splint is very effective. Surgery reserved for severe cases. Check with your physician if symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read more

9

9
Why is my middle finger on my left hand numb? What can I do for it?

Why is my middle finger on my left hand numb? What can I do for it?

Not sure?: Possible causes of just one finger being numb include carpal tunnel, pinched nerve in neck, or possible circulation problem. Carpal tunnel usually makes the thumb, index and middle fingers numb. A pinched nerve at the c-7 cervical level can cause just the middle finger to be numb, but your neck usally hurts as well. Raynaud's phenomenon can cause numbness, but fingeris usally pale. ...Read more

10

10
Burning tingling sensation in the bottom of middle finger on left hand. Keeps coming and going. What is this?

Burning tingling sensation in the bottom of middle finger on left hand. Keeps coming and going. What is this?

Paresthesia: Assess if there is any injury or trauma to the finger. The sensory innervation for the middle finger on your left hand comes from the dorsal root of the 7th cervical nerve , which can be impinged along its course to your finger. See your doctor if this impairs your activities of daily living and treatment and therapy options may be available. ...Read more