Top
10
Doctor insights on: Numbness In Last Two Fingers

Share
1

1
Numbness in last two fingers and carpal tunnel, what to do?

Numbness in last two fingers and carpal tunnel, what to do?

See a hand surgeon.: Generally numbness in the ring and little fingers is not a sign of a carpal tunnel syndrome. Numbness in this distribution is much more likely due to a cubital tunnel syndrome which is compression of the ulnar nerve ( funny bone) at the inner part of the elbow. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
2,955 doctors shared insights

Numbness Or Tingling (Definition)

Numbness is a clinical finding in which one is unable to detect stimuli such ...Read more


2

2
When rest on table with elbow numbness last 2 fingers and half middle finger. Also tingling in fingers. Carpal or cubita? Only numb when elbow surfsce

When rest on table with elbow numbness last 2 fingers and half middle finger. Also tingling in fingers. Carpal or cubita? Only numb when elbow surfsce

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). It is possible to have elements of both carpal and cubital tunnel syndromes. ...Read more

3

3
Tingling numbness in hand and last 2 fingers when putting pressure on my bent elbow. Starts almost instantly.?

Tingling numbness in hand and last 2 fingers when putting pressure on my bent elbow.  Starts almost instantly.?

Ulnar neuropathy : The ulnar nerve is the nerve that you whack when you hit your "funny bone" best treatment is not resting on it, trying to keep your arm straight, and an anti inflammatory. ...Read more

4

4
Woke up last two mornings with pain and numbness running Down right arm to finger tips ?

Woke up last two mornings with pain and numbness running Down right arm to finger tips ?

Numbness: If you awoke with this and it resolves soon after you awake then it is likely positional. Meaning you slept on your right arm and compressed the nerve. Your arm fell asleep. If it does not resolve spontaneously then you need to be seen and referred to a neurology for further evaluation. ...Read more

5

5
I have numbness in my thumb first finger and middle finger on my right hand for the last two days what could be the cause of this?

Carpal tunnel: Numbness in the thumb, index, and middle finger are classic signs of carpal tunnel syndrome. If this does not improve within 1-2 weeks, see your physician to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
Cough that lasted more than two months, shortness of breath especially while laying down and a constantly numb pinky finger, what could that be?

Cough that lasted more than two months, shortness of breath especially while laying down and a constantly numb pinky finger, what could that be?

Concerning: Young female has had chronic cough, shortness of breath, and ulnar parasthesias. These symptoms suggest a lung lesion, and an examination is advised sooner than later. A lung apical mass can arouse these symptoms; including brachial plexus neural impingement with ulnar nerve involvement. ...Read more

7

7
3 weeks ago my two last fingers of my left hand went numb, I was told it's pinged nerve in elbow. Then fingers became painful. Now, the whole hand. ?

3 weeks ago my two last fingers of my left hand went numb, I was told it's pinged nerve in elbow. Then fingers became painful. Now, the whole hand. ?

Ulnar neuropathy: Your symptoms appear, at first glance, to be an ulnar neuropathy. I share your concerns, however, if you are having symptoms in the rest of the hand as well. If you are having weakness in the hand, forearm or arm I would be concerned about a brachial plexopathy (injury to the network of nerves in the shoulder). I would discuss with your primary doctor, and consider a neurologist. Take Care! ...Read more

8

8
I have been experiencing a pins and needle type pain in my last two fingers of my right hand. It is also really numb ?

I have been experiencing a pins and needle type pain in my last two fingers of my right hand. 

It is also really numb ?

Ulnar neuritis: compression of the ulnar nerve is possible. You will need a direct examination, blood tests including CBC, metabolic profile HbA1c and urine analysis You mave have compression/inflammation of the ulnar nerve. ...Read more

10

10
I have cramping in my right elbow only when driving and my hand goes numb in the last two fingers. The numbing goes away the cramping usually lasts?

I have cramping in my right elbow only when driving and my hand goes numb in the last two fingers. The numbing goes away  the cramping usually lasts?

Possible nerve issue: Numbness to two fingers and cramping associated with certain positions could be a nerve impingement issue. This should be checked by your doctor to confirm a diagnosis and develop a possible treatment plan. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer