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What are the causes of shaky hand and poor finger and toe circulation?

What are the causes of shaky hand and poor finger and toe circulation?

Tremors: There are many causes for "shaky" hands from parkinson's disease to hyperthyroidism. Poor circulations as well has many causes such as burger's disease or diabetes. If, at 48 , you are having tremors and/or concerned with poor circulation then you should have your primary care physician evaluate it. ...Read more

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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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What are probable causes of shaky hands and poor finger and toe circulation?

What are probable causes of shaky hands and poor finger and toe circulation?

Tremors and poor cir: Circulation. Sounds like.... You might need to see a doctor or even a vascular specialist. Ask your doctor. The tremors can be from a brain lesion or parkinsons. ...Read more

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Can poor circulation cause fingers and toes to go dark?

Can poor circulation cause fingers and toes to go dark?

Yes: It can be due to inadequate to circulation to the hands and/or feet, and the darkening or bluish color indicate inadequate oxygen supply to fingers and toes. Cyanosis can also point to other medical conditions, such as heart and/or lung issues, or vasospastic disease such as raynaud's. If the dark you are referring to is black, that might suggest gangrene and tissue death. ...Read more

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Does tingling in my fingers mean poor blood circulation?

Does tingling in my fingers mean poor blood circulation?

No: Numbness is usually due to a nerve problem rather than circulation. You should be checked for carpal tunnel syndrome and a cervical disk. ...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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When it gets cold outside my fingers get white starting at the tips from poor circulation. Any tips to prevent?

When it gets cold outside my fingers get white starting at the tips from poor circulation. Any tips to prevent?

Raynaud's symptoms?: Raynaud's phenomenon is a symptom caused by constriction of small blood vessels, usually in the fingers and toes, leading to a lack of nutrients and oxygen going to the fingers and toes. Raynaud's phenomenon can be due to cold temperatures, auto-immune disorders, hormonal imbalances, medication effects, etc... A primary care doctor or rheumatologist can evaluate a person with such symptoms. ...Read more

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My fingers and extremities are constantly cold. Does this mean I have poor circulation? If so, what things can I do to improve it?

My fingers and extremities are constantly cold. Does this mean I have poor circulation? If so, what things can I do to improve it?

Cold extremities : For 23 year old male with constant cold extremities, the poor circulation is certainly a concern. Please see your doctor and get blood tests for thyroid, anemia and some connective tissue disease like lupus. Also your doctor has to examine for raynaud's or buerger's disease. Stop smoking. For time being you should wear the double layers of clothes. Stay in warm environment at work and home. ...Read more

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Top half of one finger turned white for 5 mins, & hands have been more cold than usual lately. Do I have something going on involving poor circulation?

Raynauds: This is raynauds disease. See a rheumatologist for evaluation and treatment. Testing can help determine if the raynauds is possibly related to any underlying diseases. ...Read more

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