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Doctor insights on: Lack Of Circulation In Fingers

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Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
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Circulation (Definition)

1.Movement to and fro or around something, esp. That of fluid in a closed system. 2.The continuous motion by which the blood travels through all parts of the body under the action of the heart. Compliments ...Read more


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In what way can you restore blood circulation in fingers?

It depends: It depends on the cause of the reduced circulation. If the cause is Raynauds, there are very effective meds for this issue. ...Read more

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Can excessive use of wrist brace reduce blood circulation in fingers?

Can excessive use of wrist brace reduce blood circulation in fingers?

If too tight: If the brace is too tight it may do that. The fingers could get pale and cold. A properly fitted brace worn per instructions of your treating doctor would usually not cause trouble. If it does, talk to the doctor about it. ...Read more

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When falling asleep for about 3 hours or so, my finger tips start to tingle and become numb. Is this a lack of circulation?

Peripher. nerve,neck: This may be be related to disc compression in the neck, especially if you have an uncomfortable pillow or sleep in a specific position that triggers the sensation. This may also be related to peripheral nerves that travel down the arms and can get compressed during sleep. I advise that you see a neurologist to evaluate neck disks with potentially MRI or study nerves. Neuro exam will help determin. ...Read more

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Finger lost blood circulation, what to do?

Finger lost blood circulation, what to do?

RU sure?: If you're right, it's an emergency; to avoid loss of your finger tip - go to an er immediately. (hopefully, you're not correct). ...Read more

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My fingers and stiff and hard to bend. Does this mean I have poor circulation?

My fingers and stiff and hard to bend. Does this mean I have poor circulation?

Several things: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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What is a good way to get more circulation to the hands & fingers?

What is a good way to get more circulation to the hands & fingers?

Physical Activity: Maintaining intensive activity of the affected parts generally causes vasodilation which will warm the affected areas. There are also thin thermal gloves which may be worn when not needing to use your hands. ...Read more