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Doctor insights on: Pain In Tips Of Fingers And Toes

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What csuses sharp pains on the tips of fingers and toes?

What csuses sharp pains on the tips of fingers and toes?

Complicated: Multiple causes. Neck disc issue could send pain in both places. Aso problem in Neck and Lower back could cause this. Peripheral nerve issues could do this.
Please refer to an orthopedic or neurologist for this. ...Read more

Toes (Definition)

Toes are the digits at the ends of the feet, most people have 10 and they normally ...Read more


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Why are my toes and fingers bluish?

Usually low O2 SAT: Blood without oxygen looks bluish under skin. Blue lips in a cold pool are an example. Anxiety can decrease blood flow to extremities, but so can many more serious problems. See your doc if it persists. ...Read more

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What can cause fingers and toes to keep freezing?

What can cause fingers and toes to keep freezing?

Exposure to cold...: Even milder bouts of frostbite can leave you with more of a chance of having it happen again. You will need to take extra precautions when you are out in the cold weather, even for short periods of time. Just be careful and keep warm. ...Read more

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What are the causes of fingers and toes to swell?

What are the causes of fingers and toes to swell?

Many possibilities: Some causes of swelling can include systemic problems such as hypertension, and problems with the kidneys and localized issues such as arthritis, infection, lymphatic obstruction, and side effects to medication. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Is cracking you fingers, toes and etc. Bad for you?

Is cracking you fingers, toes and etc. Bad for you?

No: I have seen no evidence that it is bad for you. So despite what our mothers told us you can crack your knuckles. ...Read more

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What could be causing painful spasms of fingers and toes?

What could be causing painful spasms of fingers and toes?

Deficiiency: Of potasium or magnesium as well as other neuromuscular conditions. See your physician for evaluation and work up. ...Read more

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Why are my fingers and toes freezing before everyone else's?

Why are my fingers and toes freezing before everyone else's?

Raynaud's: This is a condition where the small blood vessels go into "vasospasm" (open and close quickly) not allowing blood to travel through them. Often brought on by cold exposure or stress. There is a difference between raynaud's disease and raynaud's syndrome. The disease is when it is a stand alone problem and the symptom is when it is caused by a different primary disease. ...Read more

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What disease can make your fingers/toes turn white in the cold?

What disease can make your fingers/toes turn white in the cold?

Raynaud's: Raynauds syndrome can be isolated or part of an underlying autoimmune disease. Raynauds syndrome is when the blood vessels in your hands and feet go into spasm. (vasospasm). This causes a decrease in blood flow and reduced oxygen in the area. The reduction in oxygen causes the color in your feet and hands to turn white, then blue and finally red once the blow flow has returned to the area. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could strenghten my fingers and toes they break really easy cause of breaking them too many times?

Can you tell me how I could strenghten my fingers and toes they break really easy cause of breaking them too many times?

Not strength: You need to see a doctor for exam. Multiple fractures can be due to several pathological diseases. Need to find out the cause of the problem ...Read more

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Why can some people wiggle all little toes separately like fingers and some cannot or is it just me?? Am I supposed to be able to??

Why can some people wiggle all little toes separately like fingers and some cannot or is it just me?? Am I supposed to be able to??

Don't worry about it: You would think that with all the muscles that are responsible for toe movement that each toe would be able to separately and independent of each other. Well, in some people, that is possible, and in others, not so. Don't fret about. There is no award for the greatest toe movement. ...Read more

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Why is it considered a disability if you have more finger than normal? You could probably do loads more with these extra fingers and toes, right?

Why is it considered a disability if you have more finger than normal? You could probably do loads more with these extra fingers and toes, right?

Disability: Extra fingers and toes, besides cosmetic disparity, are not as practical as it sounds. An extra finger or toe can have the same tendons, muscles, bones, nerves as regular fingers, but more commonly, they are less functional because they lack the same anatomy as "normal" fingers and toes. In my experience, most extra toes can have the same skin appearance but lack function and "normal" ability. ...Read more

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My girlfriend fingers and toes become swell from last evening and still swell and she feel pain also in fingers & toes. Plz tell me how it can resolve?

My girlfriend fingers and toes become swell from last evening and still swell and she feel pain also in fingers & toes. Plz tell me how it can resolve?

Need more informatio: Need more information regarding age, associated conditions, medications, have her examined to get answer for her problems. ...Read more

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What causes pus pockets on fingers and toes

What causes pus pockets on fingers and toes

I would visit: A dermatologist as there a few possibilities, pustular psoriasis being one, a bacterial, fungal or viral etiology must also be ruled out. ...Read more

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What is related to pain in first finger of toe?

What is related to pain in first finger of toe?

Arthritis: Gout, pseudo gout and other forms of arthritis can cause pain in the first toe joint. Since that pain involves your foot you should see your podiatrist for the proper diagnosis and treatment of that problem. ...Read more

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Weird pain in fingers and toes? No idea why. Just ignore?

No: Monitor it and if it continues or gets worse you need to see a doctor. ...Read more

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How to sstop cramps in finger&toes?

Determine the cause: If consistent with "restless leg syndrome", then bedtime drug therapy might be helpful. Excluding Ca/Mg, potassium & muscle disorders should be excluded, often seen with diuretic agents, chronic malabsorption (often w/diarrhea), & sometimes statins. Bilateral symptoms rarely indicate sciatica or related spinal conditions. ...Read more

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Pain and numbness in fingers & toes.?

Pain and numbness in fingers & toes.?

What medical: Problems do you have? Numbness may be neuropathy.....Do you have diabetes? Do you have back pain? You may have herniated disc or radiculopathy...See a doctor for a complee history and physical. ...Read more

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How should numbness in fingers and toes be treated?

How should numbness in fingers and toes be treated?

Many possibilities: Numbness can occur from various reasons. Some potential causes include vitamin deficiency, nerve damage, nerve compression, and alcohol over consumption, side effects of different medications, or as a result of different systemic medical conditions. Get evaluated by a professional to determine the exact cause of the numbness in order to obtain the best possible treatment. ...Read more

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What is the mutation called that causes six fingers or six toes?

Read this: Since this is hard to answer in 400 characters or less! I hope this link helps:
http://genetics. Thetech. Org/ask-a-geneticist/polydactyly ...Read more

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What could cause webbed fingers or toes?

What could cause webbed fingers or toes?

Congenital.: Webbed fingers and toes are something you are born with and can be genetic or develop during gestation. The condition is called syndactyly. Sometimes the webbing is just skin and is simple. If it involves the bone, then it is complex. See a board certified orthopeadic hand surgeon for evaluation. ...Read more

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My fingers tingle sometimes and my toes?

My fingers tingle sometimes and my toes?

Many causes: For this including systemic disease i.E diabetes, reactions to medications, vitamin deficiciences, back issues....See a doctor for a physical. ...Read more

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What causes single finger or toe clubbing?

What causes single finger or toe clubbing?

Circulatory affect: Could be genetic or a sign of underlying cardiovascular disease but usually causes multiple finger deformities. Lone clubbing possibly due to injury to vascular supply locally in that area/ digit. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about webbed fingers or toes?

Can you tell me about webbed fingers or toes?

People have them: Not uncommon. Wouldn't fix (talking about toes since im a foot doc) unless bothered you for some reason. ...Read more

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What can I do to stop my toe finger from pains?

See a foot: Doctor to find out why they are hurting. Do you have pain in the joint of the toe? Are they hammered and the top of them rub the shoe? Do you have corns? Do they burn? You didn't supply enough info for us to have a clue of what is the etiology of the problem. ...Read more

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Freckles appearing in between toes and fingers?

Freckles appearing in between toes and fingers?

Sounds pretty normal: With aging and sun exposure. If any freckles become raised or irregular, have a dermatologist look at them. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my fingers and toes tingle?

What does it mean if my fingers and toes tingle?

MANY things.: Generally when someone describes their pain the way you did, it's some type of nerve system issue. It may be small nerve fiber neuropathy. See a podiatrist for a more detailed exam and diagnosis. Treatment may be very simple! ...Read more

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What causes acute pain in my toe and finger tips?

What causes acute pain in my toe and finger tips?

Diabetes: Some diabetics get neuropathy in the extremities which can cause this pain. Otherwise gout can be lurking, injuries, poor capillary circulation in the extremities sometimes related to cigarettes, and other collagen vascular diseases. If it continues to bother you; see your doctor for a closer look. He can get a more detailed history. ...Read more

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What do think of a child with webbed fingers and toes?

What do think of a child with webbed fingers and toes?

Depends on severity: A mild amount of fusion between the 3rd and 4th digits on the feet, or accentuated webbing between any digits, can be and usually is quite normal. However, if there is severe webbing, or if there is fusion affecting the function of the hand or foot, then a referral to a specialist is in order. Often there's a family history of such webbing. ...Read more

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Is webbed finger or toe repair a very common procedure?

The deformity is not: Thatnot that common so neither is the reconstruction. ...Read more

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Is the webbed finger or toe repair a risky thing to do?

Is the webbed finger or toe repair a risky thing to do?

Talk to your Surgeon: Any surgery carries risks and this should be discussed in detail with your treating surgeon in order to be fully informed of all risks and expected benefits. ...Read more

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Why would an infant's fingers & toes always be clenched?

Common finding early: In early infancy the babies often clinch their fingers to any stimulus on their palm and toes if anything touches their forefoot pad. These are primitive reflexes that give way to relaxed fingers and toes over time. The hand clinch is gone by the time they can grasp and release from 4-6m while the toe grasp can remain until the end of the first year. Failure to fade is a neurologic problem. ...Read more

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What to do to remove the black marks on the toe fingers?

What to do to remove the black marks on the toe fingers?

Depends: On what they are. It could be anything from a melanoma to a nevi. See dermatologist or podiatrist. ...Read more

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Why do I feel numbness on toes and fingers when I have not eaten?

Why do I feel numbness on toes and fingers when I have not eaten?

Possible: Vitamin deficiency? Though, I don't think simple eating of food would cause the level to make your issue go away and then just drop again and repeat in a cycle like that..... ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Short fingers and toes?

What is the definition or description of: Short fingers and toes?

Brachy dactyly.: Shortened fingers or toes is also known as brachy dactyly. The shortness can be due to either abnormally short phalanges in either the fingers or toes or shortening of either the metacarpals or metatarsals. There are several different types of brachy dactyly depending on which digits and which bones in the digits are involved. ...Read more

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I'm getting burning sensations in my toes and fingers what is this?

Probably neuropathy: Burning sensations are indicative of a neurological problem. It can be difficult to determine the cause of some neuropathies. Neuropathic symptoms are often worse at night. You should have a complete physical exam ...Read more