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Finger pain! what can I do? Its my mouse finger

Finger pain! what can I do? Its my mouse finger

Sprain or Trigger: Given your age the two most likley causes are a trigger finger or a sprain. If it is a trigger finger an injection can help. If it is a sprain rest, ice and time are the best solutions. I would see a hand surgeon. ...Read more

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While i was sleeping something bit me on 2 fingers! doesn't look bad but burned! i wonder if it was a mouse. Whatever it was it woke me up & hurt bad?

While i was sleeping something bit me on 2 fingers!  doesn't look bad but burned! i wonder if it was a mouse. Whatever it was it woke me up & hurt bad?

Watch it : Watch it if there is any increased swelling, redness and increasing pain or any signs of infection.You should also consult your doctor as you might need a tetanus booster and antibiotics if he/she feels you need it. ...Read more

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Is using mouse cause of second digit finger pain?

Is using mouse cause of second digit finger pain?

Maybe: There are a number of causes of finger pain but over use can cause pain. Try rest, ice and advil or aleve. If the pain does not improve see a hand surgeon diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Have a regular small callus (definitely a callus) on the side of my finger for 5 years! caused by mouse friction. Best method to remove?

Have a regular small callus (definitely a callus) on the side of my finger for 5 years! caused by mouse friction. Best method to remove?

Callus : As long as repetitive movement continues the callus persists. Moisturizing with a Lactic Acid containing product is often helpful. See a dermatologist if the problem persists. ...Read more

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From too much facebook. What do I do now that I have index finger pain from scrolling, clicking mouse?

From too much facebook. What do I do now that I have index finger pain from scrolling, clicking mouse?

Act. modification: Activity modification by using your mouse with the other hand, using a different finger, or just resting you facebook account for a while might help. Anti-inflammatories should help some but the best thing is rest! ...Read more

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Right index finger pain and sometimes numbness mostly at night when using mouse a lot and when I use it to type?

Right index finger pain and sometimes numbness mostly at night when using mouse a lot and when I use it to type?

Nerve irritation: These symptom are simular to carpel tunnel but when they involve the index finer are more likely to be the radial or ulnar nerve and while you feel it in your finger the problem could actually be in your elbow. Try resting it for a few weeks if no relief you will likely need steroids, anti-inflamatory and physical therapy and if no improvement a nerve test called an "emg". ...Read more

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Can your right index finger get sore from the mouse?

Can your right index finger get sore from the mouse?

Possibly: It may be finger over use from too much mouseing or it carpal tunnel syndrome. Try either a wrist immobilizer thst you wear or a wrist support for your mousepad. If still symptomatic you need to be checked by your doctor. ...Read more