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My pinky and ring fingers get pins and needles sometimes. What could be the cause of this?

My pinky and ring fingers get pins and needles sometimes. What could be the cause of this?

Compression of ulnar: Nerve at wrist or elbow, large breasts, brachioplexus injury or neck spine disease or even very localized brain injuryt. ...Read more

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Shoulder pain acromioclavicular joint with pins and needles in ring and little finger. No injury but pain unbearable ? Cause

Shoulder pain acromioclavicular joint with pins and needles in ring and little finger.  No injury but pain unbearable ? Cause

F sounds neurologic: The sales neurologic. Around the acromioclavicular joint there are nerve brachioplexus and also cervical nerves. This corresponds to around C7. Ask your physician to have you see a neurologist ...Read more

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What could cause pins and needles / pain in my fingers?

What could cause pins and needles / pain in my fingers?

Nerve compression: Maybe you have a pinched nerve at wrist or elbow, respectively carpal tunnel syndrome or cubital tunnel syndrome. An exam with your doctor can assist diagnosis and follow through treatment. ...Read more

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What causes pain like pricking by pins and needles in the middle left finger?

What causes pain like pricking by pins and needles in the middle left finger?

Carpal tunnel: It is usually because of nerve entrapment syndrome. Can be because of problem at wrist or neck. Sometimes hormone and electrolyte anomaly can cause. Vegans, females with repeated pregnancy and alcohol abusers can have it because of B12 deficiency. ...Read more

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Frequent/chronic pins and needles in fingers. What could be the cause of this and how can I treat it?

Frequent/chronic pins and needles in fingers. What could be the cause of this and how can I treat it?

Please see below: If these symptoms are in the hands only it most likely to be a possible carpal tunnel. If these symptoms are in the feet too, it will be more systemic condition. In any case being evaluated at the office of your local neurologist and have ncs/emg done will help to establish diagnosis and treat the symptoms based on the nature of the condition. ...Read more

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I've got pins and needles in my little finger and ring finger, what is it?

I've got pins and needles in my little finger and ring finger, what is it?

Many possibilities: There are many possibilities being a common one pinching of the ulnar nerve. This could happen at several locations through the path of the nerve. If the sensation does not resolve quickly on its own seek medical attention an other causes are possible. ...Read more

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What to do if I have pins and needles in my little finger and ring finger, what is it?

What to do if I have pins and needles in my little finger and ring finger, what is it?

Get evaluated: There are several things to consider in the differential diagnosis. Ulnar neuropathy is one of the possibilities that might trigger these symptoms. Other possibilities might me a cervical radiculopathy if there is neck pain or a lower trunk plexopathy if there is history of trauma. You might need to be seen by a Physiatrist or neurologist and an EMG shoulder be carried out. ...Read more

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Pins and needles/numb rt ring finger/ 2 wks. Saw dr after 4 days and was told not to worry "numb is normal" Should I go back? What could it be?

Not "normal": Of course, it is not normal, but may be minor. Only ring finger? If so, which side? (Digital nerves in fingers supply one or the other side of finger.) If only one finger and only one side then the problem is in the palm of the hand or at base of the finger. If more is involved then problem could involve ulnar or median nerve (either of which may supply the ring finger). ...Read more

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When i put my hands at my side blood rushes to my finger tips and causes sharp pins and needles. As soon as i raise them up all goes back to normal. Could this be dangerous?

When i put my hands at my side blood rushes to my finger tips and causes sharp pins and needles. As soon as i raise them up all goes back to normal. Could this be dangerous?

Neuropathy: Could be radicular pain from your neck or a distal neuropathy (ulnar/ radial/ median) get it evaluated esp. if there is motor weakness or persistent pain you may need an EMG and/or an MRI of the neck ...Read more

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What could cause painful, swollen finger joints, with occasional pins and needles?

What could cause painful, swollen finger joints, with occasional pins and needles?

Many things: Painful and swollen finger joints can be caused by various inflammatory and non inflammatory conditions. Sometimes the cause is unknown. Swelling in the hand and wrist can also result in pins and needles due to increases pressure in the carpal tunnel. See a hand specialist for a complete evaluation. ...Read more

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Been experiencing pins and needles feeling in my ring finger mostly when I make scratching motions on a surface it goes up my arm to my elbow I'm 24F?

Been experiencing pins and needles feeling in my ring finger mostly when I make scratching motions on a surface it goes up my arm to my elbow I'm 24F?

Pins and needles: Sorry to here this but you should stop the ring for a few days and wear a nice watch for a few days. Things should improve. ...Read more

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New job requires constant arm strength. Causes numb fingers, coming & going severe pain pins and needles. 2 weeks now and can't sleep. How to stop pain?

New job requires constant arm strength. Causes numb fingers, coming & going severe pain pins and needles. 2 weeks now and can't sleep. How to stop pain?

Carpal Tunnel ?: You may have a type of nerve entrapment syndrome, possibly carpal tunnel, which occurs at the wrist. Your pcp can examine you and determine where this phenomenon is occurring. Often changing your body mechanics, using antiinflammatories or splinting can help with the symptoms. In severe cases carpal tunnel release may be required (surgery). ...Read more

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What to do if I have pins and needles pain in my fingers?

What to do if I have pins and needles pain in my fingers?

Get diagnosed: Common benign problems such as carpal tunnel syndrome at wrist may be cause and easily reversed. Have your doctor evaluate and consider an EMG study. ...Read more

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What does a nerve test consist of? Have one booked due to pins and needles in baby finger

~40min of irritation: It's like an electrician giving you small shocks upstream and measuring responses downstream in your nerves, and about 15 min of poking with a needle. Gives great info about nerve and muscle function though! http://www.Youtube.Com/watch?V=3p5iprrxrco. ...Read more

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Shocking feeling in my elbow and two fingers like pins and needles?

Shocking feeling in  my  elbow and two fingers like pins and needles?

Cubital Tunnel: Sounds like a cubital syndrome or ulnar neuropathy at the elbow. This effects the nerve that goes under the bone on the underside of the medial bump of the elbow. Also known as funny bone. It becomes sensitive if it is trying to heal. Avoid having your elbow flexed as much as possible especially at night time. Reverse a elbow pad so it is in front and wear at night. ...Read more

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I have A pins and needles sensation on the tops of my hands not on my fingers and it doesn't go past my wrist. What could it be?

I have A pins and needles sensation on the tops of my hands not on my fingers and it doesn't go past my wrist. What could it be?

Various: Sensation on the backs of the hands is supplied by the radial nerve. Most docs will say it sounds like irritation of the radial nerve. It could also come from soft tissue (fascial) restriction or tight muscles. The body makes various sensations that come and go. If it's a new thing, ignore it and it might go away. If it persists, should get it checked out. ...Read more

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What exactly could be causing skin crawling and biting sensation and pins and needles like feeling in fingers?

What exactly could be causing skin crawling and biting sensation and pins and needles like feeling in fingers?

Neuropathy: Your skin and fingers are innervated by numerous nerve endings that generate sensation that is transmitted to the brain. If these nerve endings are injured or damaged, you can have the strange feelings that you describe. This is a neuropathy. Some of the common causes include diabetes, chemotherapy, and some medications. ...Read more