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Thumb Burning Sensation
What can be some benign and mild causes of my skin on my thumb feels a burning sensation when I press down on it. Stress related?
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
I believe I fractured my thumb about 4 months ago. I splinted it for 4 weeks. Now, my thumb has a burning sensation and sometimes tingles.
Nerve pinched: By either the original injury or the splint. Did you have an x-ray? If so the treating physician can tell you which nerve may have been damaged initially. However, if the sensation just came on after splinting for awhile, it may be that the splint put pressure on the nerve. Now that it's off, you may regain normal sensation but it may take a few months. Some are using topical vitamin D cream. ...Read more
I've had severe pain and swelling in my hands, especially in my left thumb. I get a burning sensation in my wrists while touching. It affects my work and makes me irritable. What should I do?
Median branch: Most likely a sensory branch of the median nerve is irritated and/or compressed. Sometimes this localized symptom can occur as a result of carpal syndrome in which the entire median nerve is compressed as it enters the palm beneath a thick ligament. Since writing is important, you probably should see a doctor to confirm this supposition. ...Read more
Hours ago I got this burning sensation where my thumb and wrist meet up. Can anyone tell me what it could be and what can I do?
I have a burning sensation on my thumb from the tip to the first crease is burning. What can I do to stop it was likely caused it?
What can I do for severe tightening of feet (especially around thumb) accompanied with burning skin sensation?
Hands or feet?: If your hands and thumb are swollen or your feet and big toe are swollen it will feel tight. This can be due to fluid retention from, salting your food, eating salty food, high blood pressure, allergies and more. See your doctor to get started on preventing this from effecting your heart, blood pressure, kidneys or lungs. Elevate your hands or feet and make an appointment to see your doctor. ...Read more
Am getting burning sensation in forearm and constant pins and needles in thumb over the last 3 days.
I have pain in my wrist (more in morning), has a burning sensation, is a little more swollen too (on my thumb side.) I can't lean on it. What can it be?
What's causing this burning sensation in pad of thumb? No burn, cut, swelling, bleeding, or blister. Just a slightly darker spot under surface. Size of eraser. Pain very small & local, but intense.
I have sle and take my medications but these days I have burning sensation in the thumb and first finger and part of the palm what could be this?
The fleshy part of my hand under the thumb area has a dull, burning sensation that's been sore for over a month everyday, all day. Any ideas? Thanks
Burning in the hand:
This sounds like a form of carpal tunnel syndrome. This pinching of the nerves going into the hand can especially affect the muscles that move the thumb. If not treated these muscles can deteriorate and you can get grip weakness.
It sounds like you need to be seen by a hand or nerve expert. ...Read more
Numbness and tingling in both hands. For over a month. Burning sensation in fingers. Pain in right thumb, wrist, and elbow. What could this mean?
Severe tightening of feet (especially around thumb) accompanied with burning skin sensation. Have I got a viral infection or bacteria?
See a doctor: Without the ability to have access to your medical history and perform an exam cannot diagnose, but this has the potential to be very severe and would strongly recommend that you see a doctor asap. ...Read more
Right shoulder blade pain. When I sleep wrong I wake up with burning sensation in right arm and numb burn in thumb. I don't long hours of hard labor.
Shoulder pain: Your nerves that innervate your arm and hand are being irritated by your cervical verterbrae. Get help from an orthopedist or neurologist. ...Read more
I have a burning sensation in hand any good ointment to relieve the pain and won't cause further burning or pain?
Maybe: You should first determine the cause of the hand burning and let that guide the treatment ...Read more
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