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What can you do if you've damaged the nerves in your right hand knuckle?

What can you do if you've damaged the nerves in your right hand knuckle?

Healing likely: Most commonly they will tend to improve. When lacerated the decided small nerve ending can find their partners. When by crush or repetitive blows, particularly over a small area, over time the nerves can heal. Light massage to the area can help diminish the discomfort and expedite healing. ...Read more

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Nerve (Definition)

The brain and spinal cord communicates with what is occurring in the internal organs and limbs by nerve fibers where are like electrical wires with insulation (myelin) and the "copper" (axon). Within brain and spinal cord these nerves connect to other nerves via synapses on both axons and dendrites. A nerve can carry information regarding sensations, and ...Read more


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Get intermittent nerve pain on dorsal side, outer edge of left hand, along right side of knuckle. 61 female, on tegratol and lamictal for epilepsy. ?

Get intermittent nerve pain on dorsal side, outer edge of left hand, along right side of knuckle. 61 female, on tegratol and lamictal for epilepsy. ?

Hand pain: Sometimes this can be associated with the epilepsy, but if it is more like a problem perhaps from the elbow down to the outside border of the hand, called cubical tunnel syndrome, or compression of the ulnar nerve on the inside of the elbow. Especially is your arm/elbow is laying down a lot, or you have this symptom at night and wakes u up... That's probably it... Go see ur doc to have it tested. ...Read more

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Can nerves in hand regenerate?

Can nerves in hand regenerate?

Yes: Nerve injuries do recover if the ends of the severed nerve are sewn together by a hand surgeon. Beware that it is a very slow process. Nerves grow back 1 inch per month from the cut end out to the finger tips, so expect months before feeling may start to come back, though initial feeling may be more like the pins and needles of a nerve waking up before any quality sensation comes back. ...Read more

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If your hand nerves get cut, is that fatal?

If your hand nerves get cut, is that fatal?

Hand nerve injury: Can lead to numbness, muscle weakness in the hand, and at times contractors and stiffness but it is not fatal. ...Read more

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In what way can I heal arm & hand injuries to soft tissue & nerves?

In what way can I heal arm & hand injuries to soft tissue & nerves?

Is it open wound: If open wound, see a surgeon otherwise only time will heal. Heating pad and for pain you can use otc Motrin or aleve (naproxen). ...Read more

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Can you tell me if there are any nerves or pressure points in your hand?

Can you tell me if there are any nerves or pressure points in your hand?

Nerves of the hand: The hand has many nerves in it- nerves guide movement and provide a conduit for sensation. Nerves are more dense in the finger tips than in most other parts of the body. The main nerves in the hand are the radial, ulnar and median nerves. They have smaller branches that lead to the fingers. Here is a helpful link: http://pixshark.com/nerves-diagram.htm Reflexology is different btw ...Read more

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I broke my arm and now I can't open my right hand. Is there something wrong with my nerves?

I broke my arm and  now I can't open my right hand. Is there something wrong with my nerves?

Could be stiff joint: If you have not been moving all your fingers and wrist, they may have gotten stiff. If you can still fully move the fingers with your other hand, could be from nerve injury. ...Read more

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I 'am adult i dont raising hand in class ,samething stopping me,afraid,nerves shy i don't fell reese voice in class, i don't know how to fix?

I 'am adult i dont raising hand in class ,samething stopping me,afraid,nerves shy i don't fell reese voice in class, i don't know how to fix?

Anxiety: Does your fear of speaking up in class extend to other areas of your life as well? Consider seeing a mental health professional to get some assertiveness training. Some of us are more careful than others when we speak but we all need to speak up when necessary. Peace and good health mon ami. ...Read more

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I burned my hand. What can I do to make sure nothing is wrong with my nerves?

I burned my hand. What can I do to make sure nothing is wrong with my nerves?

See doctor: See your fp to have nerve function evaluated since there are nerves for pain, pressure, light touch, hot/cold. ...Read more

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I cut the side of my hand two weeks ago. Feels like i cut some nerves. How long until it heals?

I cut the side of my hand two weeks ago. Feels like i cut some nerves. How long until it heals?

Depends: Depends on severity and location of the injury. It may or may not repair if you just sit around and wait for a miracle to happen. Would be better to see your physician for examination. Referral to neurologist, neurosurgeon, orthopedic surgeon, physical therapist, etc, may be indicated. ...Read more

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Does the hand and finger nerves go through the spinal cord?

Does the hand and finger nerves go through the spinal cord?

Yes: All nerves to the extremities (arms and legs) originate in the brain and spinal cord. ...Read more

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My tendons and nerves of right thumb are diagnosed to be cut in an accident? How successful are hand surgeries in restoring the dexterity?

My tendons and nerves of right thumb are diagnosed to be cut in an accident? How successful are hand surgeries in restoring the dexterity?

Excellent: Anticipate approximately 80-90 % return of sensation with successful nerve repair. Tendon repair without complication of adhesion or rupture should return full range of motion. This translates into successful return of dexterity. See a well qualified, board certified hand surgeon. ...Read more

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What nerves affect the left thumb, index and middle fingers on left hand?

What nerves affect the left thumb, index and middle fingers on left hand?

Median nerve: On the palm side of your hand, your median nerve provides sensation and some motor strength. This is the nerve that is pinched in carpal tunnel syndrome. If you are having problems with tingling and numbness, then you may want to be evaluated by your physician to confirm your diagnosis and obtain treatment. ...Read more

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I cut the nerves and tendon below my forearm. How long will I be without use of my hand I work with y hands?

I cut the nerves and tendon below my forearm. How long will I be without use of my hand I work with y hands?

Cut nerve in hand: I cut the nerves and tendon below my forearm. How long will I be without use of my hand I work with y hands? ANS: there are many nerves in forearm. Sometimes they may grow back or did team sew them back together? Best to discuss with your Drs. ...Read more

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This is second time this happened first time was like 5 years ago. Right side of my body went numb went from my hand to face to my tongue is it nerves?

This is second time this happened first time was like 5 years ago. Right side of my body went numb went from my hand to face to my tongue is it nerves?

Stroke: While I suppose your symptoms could be due to anxiety, I always worry about stroke so think FAST eg Face, Arm, Speech & Time (http://goo.gl/pvni0c). You only have 3hrs to reverse stroke (which while less likely in 28yo F, but is not impossible if taking hormonal birth control pill or has patent foramen ovale or atrial fibrillation etc) if face asymmetric, arms/legs weak and/or speech is abnormal. ...Read more

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What nerves make your thumb and two fingers on your left hand tingle?

What nerves make your thumb and two fingers on your left hand tingle?

Carpal tunnel: It certainly could be carpal tunnel syndrome, a pinched median nerve in your wrist which makes your fingers go numb. It may also be due to the shears pushing on the digital nerve to your thumb. See a hand surgeon for an examination and treatment. ...Read more

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Does frozen shoulder cause any issues with circulation or nerves of the hand/fingers on that side?

Does frozen shoulder cause any issues with circulation or nerves of the hand/fingers on that side?

Not usually: It would not be from a frozen shoulder, but there may be other circumstances that are causing the frozen shoulder that might lead to some of the symptoms. A full evaluation by your physician or other specialist would be beneficial ...Read more

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Hand was injured swollen inside bruised now freezing cold can move fingers but ring finger doesn't want to go all the way up. Is it broken or nerves?

Hand was injured swollen inside bruised now freezing cold can move fingers but ring finger doesn't want to go all the way up. Is it broken or nerves?

Hand Injury: You need to seek medical care as soon as possible. There can be several reasons for your symptoms. This is not the forum to seek advice about those symptoms. See your primary care physician, an urgent care or the emergency for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I hv pains on both hand and leg fingers, and arms too pains. i feel very tired.i hv this for past few yrs.is it nerves probs? wat sud i do?pls help

Neuropathy: you are suffering from a peripheral neuropathy. I did generation of the nerves going to the hands and feet. You have to see a neurologist, for proper testing and evaluation. Including nerve conduction studies and AM G's. ...Read more

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An accident 3 years ago caused nerves in right hand and arm to be severed. Since then gone for one surgery.But today thumb kept twitching non stop?

An accident 3 years ago caused nerves in right hand and arm to be severed. Since then gone for one surgery.But today thumb kept twitching non stop?

TWITCHING: may be a sign of INNERVATION! (Nerve "coming back") Unfortunately, it can also occur with the ABSENCE of nerve connections! Your Surgeon can order an EMG\NCS ( Probably a repeat since you very likely have had the study before) Hope this helps Good Luck Dr Z ...Read more