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I overdid typing and now my hand is tingly and fingers feel tingly?

I overdid typing and now my hand is tingly and fingers feel tingly?

Carpal tunnel syndro: Carpal tunnel sydrome is the most common causes, and repetitive activity is the most common causes of carpal tunnel. Keyboard rests are avaialable to minimize this. You can have it injected, if it does not go away. Afterwards, electrodiagnostic studies are indicatede, with possible out patient surgery. ...Read more

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Does anyone else get tingling sedation on their hand and fingers when typing?

Does anyone else get tingling sedation on their hand and fingers when typing?

Carpal tunnel: Not all numbness during typing is related to carpal tunnel--the condition known as repetitive strain injury, which is really overuse of wrist and fingers occur with prolonged keyboarding. ...Read more

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How long will the tingling sensation on my little and ring finger last if I stop typing?

How long will the tingling sensation on my little and ring finger last if I stop typing?

Ulnar nerve: Sounds like an ulnar nerve problem at the elbow, and best to avoid leaning on that elbow. Less commonly the ulnar nerve can be pinched at the wrist associated with computer activities. Should clear within 3-4 weeks if you avoid the provocative activities, but see you doctor if it persists longer. ...Read more

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Why is my finger tingling when I lean on wrist while typing?

Why is my finger tingling when I lean on wrist while typing?

Pressure on a nerve: Can alter the blood supply temporally causing tingling and numbness, partial pressure on one select portion of a nerve in your wrist can affect one finger, or multiple depending on the pressure pattern. ...Read more

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What could be causing my tingly hand/fingers?

What could be causing my tingly hand/fingers?

Several things: This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will your doctor be in a position to tell you what's wrong and what needs to be done to help you. ...Read more

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My mom got electrocuted. Her left wrist, hand is tingly and her fingers are numb on her?

My mom got electrocuted. Her left wrist, hand is tingly and her fingers are numb on her?

Need more info: Please have her make an appt with a neurologist ASAP before any serious damage to her hand & wrist occur. ...Read more

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Sudden unexplainable tingling in last two fingers on right hand has persisted for an hour now?

Sounds like ulnar: Neuropathy which is inflammation of the ulnar nerve usually at the elbow. This is also known as your "funny bone" and can be caused by low level repeated trauma, excessive flexion or prolonged pressure on the area. Prior elbow fracture or dislocation can also lead to the issue. If it persists please see your doctor. Can try cold compresses, avoid flexion at the elbow and otc nsaid's. ...Read more

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Tingling in both hands at finger tips sudden wasn't on the computer was just a passenger in a car. It hasn't gone away for maybe an hr now.?

Tingling in both hands at finger tips sudden wasn't on the computer was just a passenger in a car. It hasn't gone away for maybe an hr now.?

See your doctor: Your symptoms could be due to nerve irritation or pressure, most commonly occurring at the wrist. See your doctor or a hand surgeon for a complete evaluation. You're likely to see significant improvement with treatment. ...Read more

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I drank about a week ago and the next day I felt tingling in my hand. Now it's only two fingers in the tips. Is this normal? Can I make it go away?

I drank about a week ago and the next day I felt tingling in my hand. Now it's only two fingers in the tips. Is this normal? Can I make it go away?

No.: This is not normal, something is irritating the nerds going to your fingers. Most likely in your shoulder. We call this a break your website. I'm sorry, what I meant was we call this a brachial plexus itis. The only possible rational way it could have anything to do with your drinking, was thatyou press the nerves in your shoulI mean the most common cause of this is from acute inflammation sucvirus. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have tingling in your left hand and fingres. Had it right hand but now it's in left hand and fingers.?

What does it mean when you have tingling in your left hand and fingres. Had it right hand but now it's in left hand and fingers.?

Sounds c/w nerve: Perhaps you use your hands for repetitive activity such as keyboard activities, and a flexion/extension of your wrists can cause a synovitis at the wrist with subsequent carpal tunnel syndrome, but could be at elbow as an alternative explanation. You may need an EMG test to pin this down, but usually quite reversible. ...Read more

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My pinky finger and ring finger on my left hand have been tingling. No pain, just tingling the past couple days. Pretty consistent now. What is it?

My pinky finger and ring finger on my left hand have been tingling. No pain, just tingling the past couple days. Pretty consistent now. What is it?

Ulnar nerve: Compression of the ulnar nerve can cause numbness, tingling or pain in the 4th and 5th fingers. Entrapment can occur in many places along it's path from the neck to the wrist, but most commonly in the elbow (cubital tunnel syndrome). ...Read more

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About 2 years ago I felt numbness and tingling in both hands on the middle and ring finger, now it has gone to an actual pain in both above nuckle?

About 2 years ago I felt numbness and tingling in both hands on the middle and ring finger, now it has gone to an actual pain in both above nuckle?

Medial or ulnar nerv: You seem to have the patience of Job. Go see a good neurologist and tell your story. Your pain could originate anywhere from your hands to the wrists to the arms to the armpits to the neck. A good neurologist should be able to help you figure it out. It could be work related - repetitive stress injury. Too little space here. See a live doc! ...Read more

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My hands started tingling a week ago in my little finger. This has now spread to my whole hand and it itches. What could this be?

My hands started tingling a week ago in my little finger. This has now spread to my whole hand and it itches. What could this be?

See a neurologist: Signs like this are usually from nerve root compression in your thoracic spine or elsewhere, but needs an evaluation to rule out other causes. Make sure you go to an urgent care center or ER after you make a plan with your GP on next steps, but don't wait! ...Read more

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My pinky finger of the left hand has had a numb, tingling sensation to it for almost a month and a half now. Should I be concerned?

My pinky finger of the left hand has had a numb, tingling sensation to it for almost a month and a half now. Should I be concerned?

Obvious question 1st: Seen a doctor about this problem? Did it start out being exactly as involved as it is right now or did it seem to come on more insidiously (meaning little by little?). Do you wear anything tight on that finger like a ring or anything else? Any trauma in the past couple of months to the fingers, hand, wrist, or elbow on the left? Yes, I'd want to find out about this problem and fix if possible. ...Read more

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I have tingling in my right hand? For the last year every morning my first 2 fingers are tight/soar and now my hand is tingling. What could it be?

I have tingling in my right hand? For the last year every morning my first 2 fingers are tight/soar and now my hand is tingling. What could it be?

Tho outlet v. Carpal: In the hand may be cause by temporal compression of nerves coming from the chest through the axilla towards the hand or at wrist. Most of time is temporal compression of axillar nerve while sleeping. Otherwise needs nerve conduction studies and evaluation for compression in the thorax or arm, or carpal tunnel syndrome which affects the wrist & hand only. ...Read more

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I hit top of hand and my fingers started tingling. Now it is swollen and bruised. Not pain now hurts to bend wrist. How know if broken or bruised?

Xray: Get this checked right away to avoid permanent injury, xray is the start of this process. You can go to an urgent care and dr there can verify this and refer you to specialist if needed. ...Read more