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Swollen Hand Fingers
6yr old son gets hot swollen hands, fingers, ears, lips in cold weather or extremely cold food, depending on exposure. What causes "hot swollen skin"?
See below: Increased blood flow to theses "extremity areas" is likely the cause. As long as there is no pain, this is natural (to an extent) so to keep these areas from loosing blood flow (cold can do this) and thus decreasing oxygen to the tissues, where, if without, tissues metabolism slows and if it stops, tissues can die. His response may be slightly exaggerated but, without pain, i would not worry. ...Read more
31yr female on fluoxetine mentally ok, tired, sleepy, no energy, swollen hands/fingers, aches in joints, pins and needles, seen doc bloods clear. Help?
Swollen hands/fingers/tightness in right hand, tingling in face, shooting pain down right leg and arm every so often. Stiffness in body, female 31years?
Wrist 6 weeks been in plaster plaster now off for last 5 days but still swollen hand and fingers is this normal.
Can be: Depending on your initial injury, swelling is common for several weeks to months (especially with fractures). This tends to improve with time and activity. Best to see an orthopaedic or upper extremity specialist for evaluation and reassurance if concerns exist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What causes the swollen hands and fingers during the night and early morning and what can you do to eliminate it?
Not sure: This is often a carpal tunnel symptom. I would have if evaluated by your doc. ...Read more
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I've been experiencing really stiff and swollen hands and fingers. I've had RA since the age of 14 nothing i've tried really helps.
I have red bumps on the back of my forearm to my elbow and swollen hands and fingers, what is this and treatment?
Red bumps and finger: Swelling can mean a lot of things but a common problem on the elbow and extensor surface of the forearmm that can be associated woth sudden finger swelling or knuckle arthritis especially the distal joints near the finger tips is psorasis and psoriatic arthritis. Onset of rashes and joint swelling needs to be evaluated in person by a medical provider. ...Read more