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Pushed Head With Fingers
Can you twist or change position of forehead or facial features/face with hands? Someone twisted top of my head around forehead with hands & paranoid
Yes, but...: As soon as the hands go away, the face pops back into its original shape. Kids do this all the time... it's fun. For older kids and adults, if there is facial distortion due to actitivities like martial arts classes, the face returns to its normal shape after any swelling or bruising resolves... but recurrent or severe sports injuries can lead to permanent changes. ...Read more
Fell off my bike, hit both palms with full force, elbow hurts and can't fully extend arm and elbow discolored, , wrists slightly swollen, why elbow?
elbow injury: It is common to break your elbow in such a fall please get your elbows checked out with an xray. ...Read more
Landed on arm middle of my arm swollen along with fingers open and close my hands and pain goes up my arm moving my wrist towards me hurts?
Possible fracture: You need to be examined with a possible x ray. ...Read more
I cannot bend my thumbs without doing it with my other hand along with my finger joints locking when I grasp a small object.
Left side of wrist aches behind right thumb.Hurts when pressured applied. Sometimes shooting pain up thumb and hand. Cannot bend r wrist backwards wit?
Arthritis: of first carpometacarpal joint is one of the most common causes of this, especially if you use the hand for work or have a known injury. Get a good thumb splint and apply heat and use Tylenol or topical Diclofenac. Good luck. An x-ray would establish the diagnosis, but it is a difficult problem to treat. Good luck! ...Read more
Punched a wall. Pinky seems a lil crooked, and slight swelling in the back of hand area below ring and pinky fingers. Fist can be clenched. Fracture ?
Boxers Fracture: You have likely fractured the head of your 5th metacarpal neck with possible displacement and angulation. Do not use your hand, protect it and visit an Orthopaedic Surgeon in clinic. You need x-rays and splinting until an ortho has a chance to schedule you for a closed reduction of the fracture (putting it back in place) and then percutaneous pinning, casting, or in some cases operative fixation. ...Read more
Dizziness comes with neck movements,no neck pain,stiffness maybe,have tinnitus,no ear pain/infection.Shoulders shiver when raised upwards towards neck?
Trigger finger: Generally, locking of the fingers or thumbs are caused by trigger fingers. This is a benign condition in which the tendon becomes entrapped around a structure called the A1 pulley. If this is painful, an injection or surgery can improve the symptoms. If this is not painful, you can live with this as long as you have full range of motion and full function. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
When my elbo is semi bent or all the way bent my pinky an ring finger goes numb. An my fingers ache with or with out the elbo being bent.?
Neck Crack Jolt: When you are cracking your neck, are you extending it back or turning it to the side- the side corresponding to the involved hand? Could be structures in your neck like bone spurs or the facet joints are hitting the lower nerves- C6, C7, and C8 nerve roots. Facet joints can thicken from arthritis and push posteriorly on the nerves. Avoid neck cracking if only this triggers these symptoms. ...Read more
I masturbate by rubbing my penis right under the head with two fingers (the thumb and index finger)(like the money sign with fingers) is this normal?
Shooting pains down or across hand, or around thumb joint (both) sometimes up elbows. Raised veins on back of hands when resting will ache then. ?!
Pain neck: You should see a doc to check for any neck spine involvement since symptoms present on both sides. ...Read more
While holding my babys head in my hand caused some strain in the bone near thumb finger. When I move that finger front and back I can feel pain.pls ad?
Both wrist pain.occasionally when gripping something have shooting pain in wrist hand and fingers and cannot bend or straighten fingers.
My wrist hurts when hitting forehands or forehand volleys (tennis) with my wrist flexed back fully. Pain is on the backside outer area. Likely cause?
Wrist pain where back of hand meets arm, in line with middle finger. Occurs when I press the area, or when I stretch by pulling/pushing fingers?
The area you: describe is at the "radiocarpal" or "scapholunate" joint. There are many musculoskeletal issues that can cause pain, such as arthritis, ligament tears, fractures, osteonecrosis, tendonitis, or ganglion cysts, just to name a few! You are best off seeing your primary doc who can examine you or get an xray. Ask for a CD of your study, and I can explain it on HT Concierge at healthtap.com/saurbornmd ...Read more
Pain in Ring and middle Finger on my left hand, it runs down to my palm and back of hand, sometimes my ring finger locks up when i make a fist?
Cold feeling in right forearm, and fingers move slower than non-doninant hand fingers. Right hand fingers also a slightly fatter.
May be a blood clot.: Need to see a doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more