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Dr. Charles Gordon Dr. Gordon
Pediatrics - Adolescent Medicine
years in practice
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
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Having burning sensation on my fingers since last 2 days. What would be the efficient treatment I can do?

Having burning sensation on my fingers since last 2 days. What would be the efficient treatment I can do?

Burning fingers?: How did this happen? Were you cooking with habanero peppers without gloving your hands. I love them too but the capsaicin in them is really intense. Burning is neurological. Is it coming from outside or inside? If from outside get "Goop" at an auto store. It looks like cold cream but it's great at removing heavy chain organic compounds. If it's from inside that's another story. See a neurologist. ...Read more

Dr. Ejiro Isiorho
1,277 doctors shared insights

Burning Sensation (Definition)

A burning sensation can be descriptive of nerve pain, some variations of migraine, and even central brain problems after a stroke. Have heard this said associated with phantom limb syndrome, reflex sympatheric dystrophy, and trigeminal neuralgia. Other patients might say ...Read more


Dr. Ajay Acharya Dr. Acharya
Internal Medicine
33 years in practice
A P Singh University, S. S. Medical College
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Dr. Luis Villaplana Dr. Villaplana
Internal Medicine
31 years in practice
Ponce School of Medicine
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How do I treat the burning sensation on my fingers?

How do I treat the burning sensation on my fingers?

FIND THE CAUSE FIRST: The cause will then trigger the most appropriate treatment. ...Read more

Dr. Indravadan Gatiwala Dr. Gatiwala
Neurology
38 years in practice
South Gujarat University, Government Medical College
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Why do I feel a burning sensation in between my fingers?

Why do I feel a burning sensation in between my fingers?

Burnning: There are many causes for burnning sensation in between fingers. Most common is B12 deficiency and diabetes.Other causes are amyloid neuropathy, b6 , hiv, vasculitis, lyme, vasculitis, hypothyroid, medication specially chemotherapy, certain medications. ...Read more

Dr. Julie Abbott Dr. Abbott
Preventive Medicine
41 years in practice
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I am feeling a burning sensation in my fingers, I have not cut any chillis. Why is this so ? And how can I cure it ?

I am feeling a burning sensation in my fingers, I have not cut any chillis. Why is this so ? And how can I cure it ?

There are numerous: causes of finger burning sensation. Causes range from smoking and diabetes to blood vessel problems (Raynaud's disease) to arthritic or connective tissue problems such as lupus. Mechanical problems such as Dupytren's contracture of the palm can also do this. It requires a full assessment by your primary doctor or neurologist; the spectrum of possible tests is extensive. Treatments are available. ...Read more

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Dr. Stanley Ling Dr. Ling
Internal Medicine
years in practice
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I have been fingered , I bleed in the inside , the blood color is brown and I feel burning sensation a little . What it could be ?

I have been fingered , I bleed in the inside , the blood color is brown and I feel burning sensation a little . What it could be ?

Bleeding: The brown color is likely old blood. May also indicate that you are having a period. Burning sensation is a little concerning as this may mean either a bacterial or yeast infection. In any event, you will need to see a physician if the symptoms have not gone away in the next day or two. ...Read more

Dr. Ernie Ordonez Dr. Ordonez
Bariatrics
53 years in practice
University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
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Dr. Hermilando Payen Dr. Payen
Pathology
52 years in practice
Cebu Institute of Medicine
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Why I am feeling burning sensation in index finger?

Nerve Compression: Your sensation could be related to some nerve compression at your wrist area which we see in people with carpal tunnel syndrome. This can be attributed to the type of work that you do everyday. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler Dr. Fowler
Psychiatry
21 years in practice
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine
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I have burning sensation in my right index finger what is it?

I have burning sensation in my right index finger what is it?

Uncertain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

Dr. Kenneth Cheng Dr. Cheng
Family Medicine
27 years in practice
Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
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I have little lumps and burning sensation in between two of my fingers. Can it possibly be herpes?

I have little lumps and burning sensation in between two of my fingers. Can it possibly be herpes?

Difficult to say....: Dermatological (skin) conditions are very difficult to diagnose without first seeing and feeling the lesion, however, interdigital (between the fingers) red bumps could be from herpes or scabies. See your doctor for a definitive work up. ...Read more

Dr. Ashu Syal Dr. Syal
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis
26 years in practice
Gandhi Med Coll, Univ Hlth Sci, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Ap, India
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Woke up with severe burning sensation of my left fingers, which is relief only when inserted water?

Woke up with severe burning sensation of my left fingers, which is relief only when inserted water?

Burning sensatjon: Very few things can do that---1). Nerve pinching at cervical spine level 2) or hypothyroidism 3). Also vitamin b6 deficiency in chronic alcoholic can do that too. Consult with your pmd. ...Read more

Dr. Diane Minich Dr. Minich
Family Medicine
33 years in practice
University of Toledo College of Medicine
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I have a burning sensation in both arms that goes to my pinky finger. What could this be?

Nerve pain: It sounds as if you have a nerve irritation. Since it is in both arms it may be coming from a compression in the neck. See you doctor. You may need some testing to diagnose the exact cause. ...Read more

Dr. Jeff Livingston Dr. Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology
18 years in practice
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas
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Bf fingered me i felt a little bit of a burning sensation. Afterwards there was a bit of blood. Did hymen break or vaginal scratching. I'm a virgin?

Bf fingered me i felt a little bit of a burning sensation. Afterwards there was a bit of blood. Did hymen break or vaginal scratching. I'm a virgin?

Need examination: The only way to know the answer to that would be to have an examination. If you are not in pain or having problems then an examination is not really needed though. ...Read more

Dr. Donald Colantino Dr. Colantino
Internal Medicine
57 years in practice
Tufts University School of Medicine
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I am a 30 y old woman. Having left arm heaviness and burning sensation in fingers after heavy lifting and also on cold mornings. What could it be?

I am a 30 y old woman. Having left arm heaviness and burning sensation in fingers  after heavy  lifting and also on cold mornings. What could it be?

Nerve: A pinched nerve in the neck or shoulder region could be the problem. Symptoms brought on by cold temperatures suggest some vascular spasm. Bursitis of the shoulder is another possibility. An orthopedic specialist or neurologist would be best to evaluate you and order any appropriate tests. ...Read more

Dr. Bruce Rothschild Dr. Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
37 years in practice
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
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Dr. Sandra Eleczko Dr. Eleczko
Dentistry
32 years in practice
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
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Dizziness, burning sensation in response to cold on fingers & tongue. Help?

Dizziness, burning sensation in response to cold on fingers & tongue. Help?

Need evaluation: You need to be evaluated by your doctor to find out what is going on. There are several things that could cause this and the only way to give you an isafter an examination is done. ...Read more

Dr. Ashu Syal Dr. Syal
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis
26 years in practice
Gandhi Med Coll, Univ Hlth Sci, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Ap, India
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Random and sudden burning sensation in fingers on right hand?

Random and sudden burning sensation in fingers on right hand?

Hand numbness: your symptoms can be due to either nerve compression or vascular compromise to right hand. The whole right arm and cervical spine needs to be evaluated. Do you type a lot? Postural exercises and yoga helps. Chiropractor might be of some assistance too based upon what defect has been diagnosed after thorough work up ...Read more

Dr. Mark Einbecker Dr. Einbecker
Surgery - Hand Surgery
32 years in practice
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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A week after endoscopic cts I am having a burning sensation in hand and fingers, is this normal?

Could be: Sometimes as the nerve " wakes up" these sensations are common. Just tell your doc at your f/u visit. ...Read more

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Dr. Chevies Newman Dr. Newman
Obstetrics & Gynecology
18 years in practice
Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans
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4 fingers down from ribcage (intestine?) has strange burning sensation when standing or moving. Feels better to be sitting or lying down. What is this

4 fingers down from ribcage (intestine?) has strange burning sensation when standing or moving. Feels better to be sitting or lying down. What is this

Which side? : Do u have alternating constipation and diahrea? Do you have nausea and vomiting with weight loss? Do you sleep well at night, grind your teeth in sleep, have recurrent headaches? I am searching for visceral hypersensitivity. I see u have anxiety and fatigue. If this not treated, all pain is worse. One good med for nausea, mood, sleep, anxiety is mirtazapine. See doc. ...Read more

Dr. Raymond Wittstadt Dr. Wittstadt
Surgery - Hand Surgery
32 years in practice
University of Maryland School of Medicine
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My palm area & the area between my middle & fourth finger has this tingling burning sensation. Happened when i was cooking and i couldn't stop stop it?

Pinched nerve?: Hard to say from the info you provided. Transient numbness, tingling, or burning sensation is often due to irritation or pressure on a nerve. Ulnar nerve at elbow compression can cause numbness into ring and small finger. Median nerve pressure at wrist can radiate to middle -ring finger web space. Holding a handle in your hand for a long time may cause this. If it persists get it checked out. ...Read more